John Arensmeyer is the founder and CEO of Small Business Majority, a national nonpartisan organization, founded and run by small business owners, that brings the voices of America’s 28 million small businesses to the public policy table. Small Business Majority uses scientific research to understand and communicate the interests and needs of all small businesses, from sole proprietors to 100-person companies. Prior to starting Small Business Majority, John was the founder and CEO of ACI Interactive, an award-winning international e-commerce company. After 10 years, John successfully sold ACI to the nation’s leading retirement products company. Earlier, John was the chief operating officer of a pioneering multimedia business, and prior to that was a practicing attorney.