John V. Riccione
Founder & CEO
John V. Riccione is the Founder and CEO of Classmate, LLC, incorporated in 2017. John is a fifth-year Mechanical Engineering undergraduate student at Purdue University. With a background in engineering and experience in the aerospace industry, he is accustomed to challenging and fast-paced environments. He has had engineering roles at four past aerospace companies, including Engineering Intern for the Mars 2020 Rover at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Systems Engineering Intern at Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin. Since he is a student at Purdue, John has first-hand experience with the problem Classmate is attempting to solve.