Resume

Overview

I’m a product manager with over 8 years of experience in award-winning startups and leading blue chip companies. My strengths are a strong technical background and experience in early stage companies delivering new products to market.

Skills

Skill Years of Experience Companies
Product Management Loggly, Keona Health, Microsoft, Mobile Immersion
Startups Loggly, Keona Health, Mobile Immersion
Software Development Amazon, IBM
Sales Loggly, Keona Health

Companies

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Product Manager | 2013 – Present

Loggly is the world’s most popular cloud-based log management service with over 5,000 active customers and over $30M in VC funding. It helps developers and system administrators troubleshoot problems, monitor system status, and proactively address issues with alerts.

I’m a product manager focused on accelerating company growth, specifically by driving customer onboarding. I helped turn the activation process from a customer complaint to a customer delight.  My content drove over 300% growth in organic traffic. I helped launch our second generation product and grow revenue 450%.

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Co-Founder and CTO | 2010 – 2013

Keona Health’s Online Nurse Advice allows patients to contact their own doctor’s office for advice. It’s installed at health systems across the country, is accessible to thousands of patients, and has raised over $2.5M in funding.

I was responsible for product, fundraising, and customer success. I took the world’s first commercial patient-entered triage interview from concept to reality. We proved it out in clinical trials sponsored by the NIH.  I negotiated and won sales contracts with top health systems including UNC Healthcare, Tulane University, and others. I pitched and won highly competitive fundraising from National Institute of Health, NC IDEA, Launchbox Digital and more.

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Software Development Engineer | 2007 – 2009

Developed operational software for their global fulfillment centers. Lead the initial stages of redesign for a core shipping system that processed $20B worth of orders per year. Improved an analytical quality checking system that prevented $3M worth of errors per year. Primarily worked with C/C++and Java.

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Program Manager Intern | Summer 2006

Designed UX for the “Windows Explorer” of WinFS with user-centered design tools. WinFS was a huge 100+ person project to replace the Windows file system with a relational database featuring richer relationships. Also enjoyed dinner with Bill Gates on his back lawn.

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Co-Founder and CEO | 2005 – 2006

We built a gaming glove for the Nintendo Wii during college. It measures the angles of each finger joint and the wrist, and our patented sensor design could be mass produced for pennies each. We won several awards for our product and business plan, were featured in several newspapers and blogs, discussed investment opportunities with angels, and pitched the idea commercially to Nintendo and Motorola.

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Software Development Intern | 2003 – 2005

Developed components for a self-healing computer system, and a self-protecting network security application. Worked in the same building where the famous Watson computer beat Jeopardy champions.

Education

url University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BS, MS Computer Engineering, Graduated 2007
Won ECE Instructor’s Award, Cozad Competition, Paper Grant, PR Promotion

Awards

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Patents

Publicity