John Yoo

Chief Product Officer

John Yoo is an accomplished executive and entrepreneur, leading successful products and businesses at the intersection of education, technology and commerce.

Prior to joining Noodle Partners, John was CEO of sister company Noodle Markets. Its flagship product, ProcureK12.com, simplifies purchasing for schools and vendors alike, surfacing time and cost savings by modernizing purchasing processes. Before joining the Noodle family, John served as the CEO of TeachersPayTeachers.com, the world's first and largest online open marketplace for teachers. During his tenure, the company grew to 3 million teachers and 1 million resources in its catalog.Inspired by his interest in and appreciation for product design, John transitioned from teacher and administrator at several New York City schools to digital producer and director at organizations such as Scholastic and the American Museum of Natural History. John has a Masters Degree in Education Administration from Teachers College, Columbia University. He earned his undergraduate degree in Sociology from Wesleyan University.