John Shaw

Chief Technology Officer

John Shaw is the Chief Technology Officer at SAGE Publishing, a leading independent, academic and professional publisher of innovative, high-quality content. John is a 25-year veteran in the publishing industry. During his tenure at SAGE, John has held management roles in Production, Composition, Abstracting and Indexing, Technology and Operations. He is currently responsible for SAGE's engineering and global publishing technology program, including electronic peer review, content hosting platforms, semantic indexing & content enrichment, content encoding strategies, web technologies, online accessibility and security, content delivery, video asset and content management strategies, and product management.  John has a proven track record in recruiting and managing high-performing global teams, including an international staff and external development partners. 

John is actively involved in the industry, frequently speaking at key publishing events, including ALPSP, NISO, PSP, SSP, and STM. He has previously served as a board member for the Society of Scholarly Publishing and for CrossRef, and is a member of the STM Future Labs group.