Matt LeMay is the author of Agile for Everybody (O’Reilly Media, 2018) and Product Management in Practice (O’Reilly Media, 2017). He has helped build and scale product management practices at companies ranging from early-stage startups to Fortune 50 enterprises. Matt is Co-founder and Partner at Sudden Compass, a consultancy that has helped companies like Spotify, Clorox, and Procter & Gamble put customer centricity into practice. Previously, Matt worked as Senior Product Manager at music startup Songza (acquired by Google), and Head of Consumer Product at Bitly. Matt is also a musician, recording engineer, and the author of a book about singer-songwriter Elliott Smith.Amanda Richardson CEO of Rabbit
Amanda is the CEO at Rabbit, which transforms watching TV, movies, and videos online into a shared and social experience. Before joining Rabbit, Amanda was Chief Data & Strategy Officer at HotelTonight, the leading mobile app for last-minute hotel bookings, where she led data analytics, corporate strategy, and data engineering to create and execute data-driven growth strategies. During her time at HotelTonight, the company grew exponentially with triple the number of app downloads and five times the amount of revenue growth. She also spent three years as VP Product at HotelTonight and has held product leadership roles at Prezi, Snagajob, and Eclipsys.Sherif Mansour Distinguished Product Manager at Atlassian
Sherif has been in software development for over 15 years. He is currently a Distinguished Product Manager for Atlassian. During his career at Atlassian he was, among other things, responsible for Confluence, a popular content collaboration tool for teams. Most recently, he spends most of his days trying to solve problems across all of Atlassian’s cloud products. Sherif also played a key role in developing new products at Atlassian such as Stride, Team Calendars, and Confluence Questions. Sherif thinks building simple products is hard and so is writing a simple, short bio.Kristen Berman Co-Founder, Irrational Labs
Kristen co-founded Irrational Labs, a behavioral product design company, with Dan Ariely in 2013. Irrational Labs helps companies and nonprofits understand and leverage behavioral economics to increase the health, wealth and happiness of their users. She also co-founded Common Cents Lab, a Duke University initiative dedicated to improving the financial well-being for low to middle Americans. Under Kristen’s leadership, Common Cents launched over 50 experiments with companies, touching tens of thousands of people. She was on the founding team for the behavioral economics group at Google, a group that touches over 26 teams across Google and she co-authored a series of workbooks with Dan Ariely that are being used at companies like Google, Intuit, Netflix, Fidelity, Lending Club for business strategy and design work.
Before designing, testing and scaling products that use behavioral economics, Kristen was a Senior Product Manager at Intuit and startup, Lytro. She built product management and marketing systems for small businesses and consumers, for domestic and international markets. The core thread throughout her career is a deep passion for understanding why people behave the way they do and then building solutions that make their lives better.Hope Gurion Product Leader and Team Coach
Hope Gurion founded Fearless Product LLC to serve as a coach to product leaders and product teams seeking growth through customer-centric, evidence-based strategies.
She has led more than 40 B2B and B2C product teams throughout her career. She was Chief Product Officer at CareerBuilder and SVP, Product Management at Beachbody. She led several verticals as a product and business leader at AOL. When she’s not building great products and product teams, she sharing best practices on product leadership topics through the “Fearless Product Leadership” podcast to help product leaders shorten their learning curves.
She has an MBA from Duke University and a BA from Pennsylvania State University. She is based near San Francisco, CA but works with clients globally.More speakers To be announced soon False San Francisco San Francisco Mind the Product Mind the Product Ltd https://www.mindtheproduct.com/mtpcon/san-francisco/speakers/ #mtpcon San Francisco https://www.mindtheproduct.com/mtpcon/san-francisco/ 2020-07-13 2020-07-14 San Francisco San Francisco #mtpcon San Francisco is returning to the Davies Symphony Hall on 14th July 2020! Thank you to everyone who helped make #mtpcon San Francisco an incredible event and we hope to see you again next year. We’ll be announcing more speakers and more information about #mtpcon San Francisco 2020 in the Presenters and panelists