John Boyd, Jr.


Founded in 1975 on Princeton’s historic Nassau Street, The Boyd Company, Inc., is one of the most trusted and well-known corporate site selection firms. Boyd’s corporate client list includes Boeing; Philips; PepsiCo; Visa International; Shell; Honda; UPS; GlaxoSmithKline; JP Morgan Chase; Sanofi; Royal Caribbean Cruises; Dell, TD Canada Trust and others.  Development clients of Boyd include The World Bank; The Howard Hughes Corporation; the Investment Properties Div. of the Mormon Church; the Bagmane Group; and others.

Since joining the firm in 2002, John has worked on a wide range of site selection projects that have resulted in billions of dollars of capital investment and tens of thousands of new jobs in North America and around the globe.

In 2005, he launched the company’s online data service and has become a popular speaker at conferences on corporate location, economic development, and global investment trends.