I teach, advise, and host product leadership talks & workshops worldwide. I live in San Francisco.
Toronto “Elevate Product” peeps:
Click here to give feedback on Gib’s “Customer Obsession” talk in Toronto
Click here to read Gib’s article on “Customer Obsession.”
Click here for a PDF of the “Customer Obsession” talk.
Tuesday night Amplitude guests in NYC:
Click here to give feedback on Gib’s “Customer Obsession” talk
Click here for a copy of the presentation
Click here to read Gib’s “Customer Obsession” article
Watch my new "Customer Obsession" talk at ProductTank in San Francisco (NPS of 87!):
New talk! “Digital Disruption: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly.” Learn more about this new talk here.
I will be giving my “Netflix’s Customer Obsession” talk at “Lean Product & Lean UX Silicon Valley” in Mountain View on October 11. Buy your ticket here.
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.
It's time to apply to the November 15 "Product Leader Summit" in Redwood City, CA. We'll have 130 VP and Director-level product leaders and founders for a day of product talks and workshops. Learn more here.
My Medium article, "How to Run a Quarterly Product Strategy Meeting," just surpassed 3,000 "claps." "Hacking Your Product Leader Career"now has 2,000 claps.
I am now doing lots of workshops all over the world! Click here to learn more.
Upcoming public talks & workshops
Toronto, September 26: "Netflix's Customer Obsession"
Toronto, September 27: "Wicked Hard Decisions: Defining Your Product Strategy" workshop
Toronto, September 27: “Netflix: Wicked Hard Decisions” at ProductTank Toronto
Cleveland, Oct. 1: "Hacking Your Product Leader Career" Half-day Workshop
Cleveland, Oct. 1-3: Industry, The Product Conference
Toronto, Oct. 3: Advocamp
San Francisco, Oct. 9: Amplitude Product Conference
Mountain View, CA, Oct. 11: Lean Product & Lean UX Silicon Valley
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
Mountain View, CA, Dec. 6: Lean Product & Lean UX Meetup
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.
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.)