Product Management Consultant - Sage Analytics
Brian is a senior business leader with over 35 years of experience in building high-technology startup businesses and establishing new product lines both in Silicon Valley and St Louis. Brian is known for his ability to distill technical complexity into achievable business strategies and for using humor as the grease on the skids of the product life-cycle.
Brian led product management, marketing, software, hardware, and service groups for over 20 years at the VP level, as well as provided hands-on product management to Adobe Systems, Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, and a number of start-up companies in networking, industrial automation, energy, and consumer electronics. Brian has directed numerous transformations to adapt new processes such as Agile development, integration of CRM with IoT-based remote monitoring, software manufacturing and continuous delivery.
Brian has a BSEE from Missouri University of Science and Technology, back when it was called the University of Missouri at Rolla. Outside of the business world, he loves to be outside, mountaineering, skiing, flying, and camping.
Brian has had the privilege of working with some amazing technologists, marketers, and leaders in his career, and looks forward to helping others succeed in very challenging and rewarding pursuits.