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Columbus, OH /

The Path from Product Manager to CPO (Chief Product Officer)

Tech Elevator Columbus 1275 Kinnear Road , Columbus, (map)

There is a lot more focus on process, portfolio, and people in the role of a Product Leader than simply managing the backlog for a single product. If you are currently a product manager, come listen to lessons learned and what challenges and opportunities can you expect as you move up the ranks.


Tom has over twenty years of product management experience, leading a wide variety of software teams from start-ups companies to F500 companies. He has been directly responsible or provided oversight for over twenty V1.0 new products. Tom started his career as a developer writing memory management subsystems and device drivers for UNIX operating systems before becoming an expert in Product Management best practices. He is a certified Product Manager, Pragmatic Marketing Certified, Certified Scum Product Owner, and Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist. He holds patents in anti-fraud database technologies.


5:30 - 6:00 Networking + Food

6:00 - 7:00 Presentation

7:00 - 8:00 Networking


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