Brian Lawley is the CEO and Founder of the 280 Group, a Product Management and Product Marketing company that provides consulting, contractors, training, certification, books and templates. He is also the former President of the Silicon Valley Product Management Association.
Michel is the Co-Founder and CEO of usermind, responsible for company vision, strategic direction, planning and execution. Michel’s enterprise software career spans almost 20 years with roles in sales, products, strategic marketing and general management.
- Conquering a Category is Product Management
- Michel Feaster of Usermind on How to Unlock Employee Potential
- Creating an Enterprise Software Category — and Owning It
Tristan is a Lean Startup Coach & Advisor at Kromatic where he helps startups and intrapreneurs improve their product and business models. He has worked with teams all over the world and regularly shares his advice based on his experiences on his blog.
- User Experience is Not a Feature
- The Risk of Building the Wrong Stuff
- Three Lean Startup Principles to Live By
Jeff is the Product Lead at Airbnb where he focuses on leading data visualization, experimentation, and machine learning infrastructure.
- Democratizing Data is Product Management
- How Airbnb Democratizes Data Science With Data University
- Superset: Scaling Data Access and Visual Insights at Airbnb
Eric Ries is an entrepreneur and the author of the New York Times bestseller The Lean Startup. He is the creator of the Lean Startup methodology, which is practiced by individuals and companies around the world. This methodology was the inspiration behind his founding of the LTSE and his books The Leader's Guide and The Startup Way.
Jeremy, aka The Product Guy, is the Founder of tafifi. He is also the founder of The Product Mentor program and The Product Group Meetup in New York and London.
Mike is the Co-Founder of Product Collective which organizes INDUSTRY, one of the largest product management summits anywhere in the world. Mike also serves as a Faculty member of Case Western Reserve University in the department of Design and Innovation, and is Co-Host of one of the top startup podcasts online, Rocketship.FM.
Kevin is the founder of Product Manager HQ, one of the first and largest Slack communities for product people. He also curates a weekly newsletter with more than 18,000 subscribers. Kevin also serves as the Principal at Pear VC.
Paul is a Managing Director at Castle and frequently writes about the discipline of product management on Medium and in his newsletter, Pivot Product Hits.
Richard is the CEO of Fresh Tilled Soil, a leading user interface design firm. He is also an active advisor and mentor to startups.
Chris is the Director of Product Strategy at Philosophie where he helps organizations like Google and PwC with product strategy and management. He’s previously held roles at Waze, Microsoft, and Kayak.
John is the Chief Product Officer at Varo Money where he builds mobile banking products. He has held various product roles in the past and often writes about product management on Medium.
Thor is the CEO of Alpha, the platform management teams use to generate insights about users, products, and markets.
Josh is a longtime product manager and a partner at Greylock Ventures where he invests in new consumer products and services. Greylock has invested in companies like AirBnB, Facebook, and LinkedIn.
Bob is the President of Sequent Learning Networks and the Author of Creative Strategy Generation. He previously led Thomas & Betts’ Global Product Management and Technology teams, where he had oversight for over 50 brands and over 100 product lines.
Martin is the Co-Founder of the world’s largest product management community, Mind the Product. He has over 20 years experience building leading online products in both corporate and start-up environments across the US, UK, and Sweden. He also recently co-authored the book, Product Leadership: How Top Product Managers Launch Awesome Products and Build Successful Teams.
Marty is a Partner at Silicon Valley Product Group where, he helps companies develop better product strategy, product design, user experience, and more. He also formerly held executive product positions at eBay, AOL, and HP.
Melissa consults on product strategy, UX design, and process through her agency, ProdUX Labs. She is also a frequent speaker at conferences focused on product management and design. She also started Product Institute, a 10-week online school in Product Management open to both public and private clients.
Holly is the Founder of H2R Product Science, where she is a product management trainer and consultant for companies looking to scale their companies. Before that, she was a Group Product Owner at Shutterstock.