Mr. Graziano joined the Trout Group in 2010 to assist in expanding strategic advisory and investor relations services to the clean technology sector. Prior to joining Trout, John worked at a natural park and preserve where he was responsible for the restoration, upkeep and conservation of 140 acres of protected land. In addition, John gained experience at Northwestern Mutual Financial Network as a financial representative intern.
John graduated from Cornell University where he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in both applied economics and management and natural resources. He concentrated primarily in finance, marketing and environmental policy. While at Cornell, John had the opportunity to study US energy policy in Washington D.C. and ecotourism in Croatia. He was also Co-Captain and Vice President of the Men’s Club Lacrosse team. John enjoys working out at the gym, the great outdoors, snowboarding, and playing guitar. John also holds Series 7, 63 and 79 securities licenses.