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Considering a career as a Product Manager? Curious about what a day-to-day job in product management looks like? Join us to learn about what a day in the life entails for a product manager.

4/14/2015
When: Tuesday, April 14, 2015
From 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: General Assemb.ly
51 Melcher Street
Boston, Massachusetts 

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Considering a career as a Product Manager? Curious about what a day-to-day job in product management looks like? Join us to learn about what a day in the life entails for a product manager.Hear from a panel of product managers as they tell all about about their professional experience in product management to see what it's like to work as a product manager. We will explore different options for branching into Product Management and discuss how Product Managers are found and hired.


About the Panelists:

 

Gopal Shenoy PhotoGopal Shenoy
Director of Product (International),
Care.com
Gopal Shenoy is a product management veteran with over 17 years of software industry experience leading teams that have launched successful products. His passion for product management made him launch his blog Software Product Manager (productmanagementtips.com) in 2007. He is currently Director of International Products at Care.com. Prior to Care.com, he worked in product management roles at Gazelle, OnForce, Salary.com and SolidWorks.


Jo Wightman PhotoJo Wightman

VP of Product Management, Social Platforms,
Fiksu

Jo Wightman is VP of Product Management, Social Platforms at Fiksu, a mobile app marketing startup in Boston. She was lucky enough to join the team at Fiksu 4 years ago right after completing an MBA at Harvard Business School. Prior to that she worked at the Boston Consulting Group in London for 3 years.

 

   

 

 

Karen Rubin PhotoKaren Rubin

Product Manager,
Quantopian
Karen Rubin has spent the past 10 years building products and managing product development teams. She is currently on the product team at Quantopian, where we are building the world’s first algorithmic trading platform in the cloud. She is currently focused on a new IPython Research Platform that will allow quants to access curated financial data in an interactive research environment.
Before coming to Quantopian, Karen spent time working on the investing team at Matrix Partners where she helped evaluate potential investments and supported portfolio companies. She also spent 5 years on the product team at HubSpot, where she was responsible for building the first version of many of their inbound marketing tools.
Prior to HubSpot, she spent 5 years managing publishing development projects for clients such as NBC, iVillage.com, TheStreet.com, Stockpickr.com and GiftCertificates.com.


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