Ben Kopel is currently an Agile Coach at Uptake in Chicago, Illinois. He has used Agile methodologies across a wide spectrum of industries - from small startups to Fortune 50 companies, from healthcare to mobile apps. He is a member of several Agile Meetup groups, tries to attend a couple of Agile conferences each year and believes that Agile is more than something to be used at work - it is a mindset. Ben coaches teams using scrum, scrumban and kanban. Ben has also coached Marketing teams to create a backlog, identify a Product Owner, make their work more visible and limit work in progress. He also focuses on organization wide initiatives, such as continuous improvement, trainings, workshops and revamping the interview process.