John Reid Sidebotham supports Client Development for The Nautical Group. He works with clients, from Fortune 500 to privately-held businesses, to develop creative solutions to address talent acquisition challenges. 

John Reid brings a background in Economic Development and Public Affairs to The Nautical Group. At Wake County Economic Development (WCED), a program of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, John Reid was a key member of WCED’s business recruitment and expansion team - focusing on inbound projects and foreign direct investment. Prior to WCED, John Reid worked for a strategic communications and public affairs group in Washington, DC - Squared Communications.  

John Reid is a graduate of Wake Forest University in Winston Salem, NC. He is on the Triangle YMCA’s Young Professional Advisory Board and is active in the Raleigh Chamber’s Young Professionals Network and North Carolina Economic Development Association.