Tag: leader-spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Erin Wright

Leader Spotlight: Recentering around the voice of the customer, with Erin Wright

Product Management

Erin Wright, VP of product at MasterControl, talks about how she trains her teams to have empathy by walking through a day in the life of their customers.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 24, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Sumeet Ahuja Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Optimizing speed to impact, with Sumeet Ahuja

Product Management

Sumeet Ahuja, former VP of Product at Circle, shares insights into community building in product, diffusion of innovation, and more.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 23, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Drew Lesicko Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Predicting the future, with Drew Lesicko

Product Management

Drew Lesicko discusses the importance of predicting customer behavior, his approach to launching small, and how to change business models.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 20, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
Harsh Jawharkar Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Building a product-led GTM machine, with Harsh Jawharkar

Product Management

We sat down with Harsh Jawharkar, a product and growth leader, to get his insights on the nuances of a product-led sales strategy.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 19, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Abhijit Chaudhary Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Shaping customers’ habits, with Abhijit Chaudhary

Product Management

In this interview with Abhijit Chaudhary, we talk about how a company can provide value to unique sets of customers.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 18, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
Leader Spotlight: Driving Growth When The Market Isn’t Growing, With Mykola Konrad

Leader Spotlight: Driving growth when the market isn’t growing, with Mykola Konrad

Product Management

Mykola Konrad, SVP, Head of Product at iconectiv, shares his framework for thinking about product-market fit, especially when venturing into new customer segments.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 13, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Mike Ohanian Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Bringing product out from behind the curtain, with Mike Ohanian

Product Management

Mike Ohanian shares insights into shifting a product strategy, how he blends qualitative and quantitative data, and how to increase awareness around product management.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 12, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Leader Spotlight: Flattening The Learning Curve, With Karla Fiske

Leader Spotlight: Flattening the learning curve, with Karla Fiske

Product Management

Karla Fiske is a self-proclaimed “bridge builder.” In our conversation, she explains how she leverages personal relationships to flatten the learning curve of starting a new job in a new industry.

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 11, 2023 ⋅ 8 min read
Leader Spotlight: Climbing The Magic Mountain With Sarah Owen

Leader Spotlight: Climbing the magic mountain, with Sarah Owen

Product Management

In this interview, Sarah discusses how she drives adoption by having customers influence the roadmap and outlines her team’s “magic mountain.”

Jessica Srinivas
Oct 5, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Rich Lau Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Getting stuff done with Rich Lau

Dev

We sit down with Rich Lau to learn more about his “getting stuff done” management approach and his tips for providing customer context.

Jessica Srinivas
Sep 28, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Leader Spotlight: A Little More Conversation, With Nicole Keith

Leader Spotlight: A little more conversation, with Nicole Keith

Product Management

Nicole Keith, CPO at Omnicom Health Group, explains how reducing the time engineers spent writing code made her team more collaborative and, ultimately, more productive.

Jessica Srinivas
Sep 27, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Jake Gutting Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight: Turning uncertainty into opportunity, with Jake Gutting

Product Management

In this interview with Jake Gutting, he shares his experience working in a highly regulated industry that requires quick pivots in strategy.

Jessica Srinivas
Sep 21, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read