I teach, advise, and host product leadership talks & workshops worldwide. I live in San Francisco.
Watch my new "Customer Obsession" talk at ProductTank in San Francisco (NPS of 87!):
Dan Olsen and I are hosting an all-day workshop in Redwood City, CA, on November 16th. Dan will spend a half-day on "Lean Product Management" and I'll focus on "Hacking Your Career." Sign up here.
Upcoming public talks & workshops
Melbourne, Australia, Oct 18: Leading the Product Conference
London, Nov. 1: Jam Conference
London, Nov. 2: "Hacking Your Product Leader Career" 1-day Workshop
Salt Lake City, Nov. 8: Front Conference: "How to Become a World Class Product Leader" Half-day workshop
NYC, Nov. 10: New York Product Conference
NYC, Nov. 12: Products That Count
Redwood City, CA, Nov. 15: Product Leader Summit
Redwood City, CA, Nov. 16: Product Leader Summit 1-day Workshop
As the former VP of Product at Netflix, Chief Product Officer at Chegg, SVP Product at The Learning Company, and a Producer at Electronic Arts, I have lots of experience building world-class products, teams, and companies.
Today, I am an adviser to consumer tech product leaders in San Francisco, Boston, NYC, and Salt Lake City. I also teach a graduate-level entrepreneurship course at Stanford.
Every six months I co-host an invite-only 130-person Product Leader Summit. The next two are November 15, 2018 in Redwood City, CA and May 2019 in NYC.
My wife, Kristen Hege, is a physician/scientist working to cure cancer, my daughter Kelsey, lives in Boston (and follows Mom's career path) while daughter Brit, a senior at Colby College, has career aspirations more like mine. (Read more about Brit here.)