Born in Paddington, London England, John’s career first started in the music industry. With significant opportunities to work with some of music’s most prolific artists in the industry, including Whitney Houston, Elton John, George Michael, Boy George, Jon Secada, Zucchero, Nu Colors, Brand New Heavies, and Eurythmics, and contracts signed with Warner Bros. and A&M records. He went on, and moved his career into the financial industry, with 17 years of experience, working in many global divisions including Citi Private Bank, and then landing an opportunity as Chief of Staff for Citigroup’s Global Digital Strategy.
Utilizing management and creative skills, John left the financial industry and went on to become founder of JCINTIME, LLC, a creative management & production company with significant productions including directing and writing the new 2023 docu-series Who’s Behind Black Art – a groundbreaking story of five emerging Black Artists from GOOD BLACK ART with many of the artworld’s celebrity guests, also, John directed and wrote the new documentary feature COLOR, traveling to many countries around the world with renowned multi-disciplinary artist Alteronce Gumby, exploring the concept of COLOR. Additional projects include the 2022 film ‘5150’, where John Campbell is co-executive producer along with Critic’s Choice and SAG Award winning actor & executive producer David Oyelowo, directed by Denzel Whitaker, and stars Jovan Adepo. John is lead producer on the FIPRESCI Award winning 2022 feature film ‘The Sleeping Negro’. John is also producer on award winning films and upcoming television dramas and documentary releases including the recent feature film, ‘A Boy, A Girl, A Dream’ on Amazon Prime Video, and producer of 6 time Film Festival Award winning feature ‘Destined’. John Campbell is writer and executive producer of HBO Max and 5 time film festival award winning documentary ‘The Infamous Future’ highlighting the prolific and inspiring Eagle Academy Black and Brown boys, the Eagle Academy Foundation and its educators including the Chancellor for the Department of Education Mr. David C. Banks. also starring the Mayor of New York City Eric L Adams. John was the producer of the 2018 March on Washington Film Festival in Washington, D.C
Associations: Chair, Advisory Board, Jamaica Arts Society, Advisory Board member at Kaatsbaan – Former voting member, and three time award winner of the Grammys Academy contributions to Arts & Science – Former Chair of Ailey Ambassadors Committee – Three time Gold Award recipient of President Barack Obama volunteers Award. Former Board of Director – Shaker Museum, NY.and Former Board Member Youth Inc. NYC