theAudience, VP Platform Development
January 2012 - Present, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Took over as acting CTO since May of 2012.
Applied Agile and Scrum to software development and created a robust social media content management system for theAudience
Disney Interactive, Sr. Product Manager
February 2011 - November 2011, Burbank, CA, United States
Worked for the social media management division of Disney Interactive (DigiSynd).
I was in charge of the team that developed business intelligence tools and interactive data dashboard displays. I implemented scrum in the newly formed BI team and the social applications team and mentored two product owners and a scrum master.
Oversee.net, Product Manager
April 2010 - January 2011, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Oversee.net primarily focused on domain parking and registration services.
I worked for the emerging businesses division for Oversee.net, which was tasked with developing some of the travel related domains in the company's portfolio.
The main project that I worked on was lowfares.com - a lead generation site for travel searches. I was the main product owner and agile advocate to their newly formed scrum development team.
Citysearch, Product Manager
April 2006 - March 2010, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Citysearch.com was a local search website that focused on promoting restaurants, spas, hotels, and nightclubs. It was one of the first sites that featured user submitted reviews for public listings.
My role was initially to be their main information architect for the advertiser's online management tools called "My Account". I evolved into a product owner role and it was at Citysearch where I was formally trained in Scrum by Scott Downey in 2009.