The Path from Product Management

Steven Schneider, CEO of Logi Analytics

Many of today’s top tech companies are led by executives who started off their careers as product people. Why do Product Managers make for great potential tech executives? For those that are interested in that path, what can they do to get there? In this discussion, Steven Schneider shares his take on this… pulling from his own experiences as he transitioned from product person to tech executive.

Paul McAvinchey
Paul McAvinchey
paul@productcollective.com

For over 15 years, Paul has been building and collaborating on digital products with fast-growing startups and global brands, including AOL and WMS Gaming. Currently, he's a co-founder of Product Collective, a worldwide community of product people. Members collaborate on Slack, meet at INDUSTRY: The Product Conference, listen to Rocketship.fm, learn at Product Interviews and get a weekly brief that includes best practices in product management. In recent years he led business development at DXY, a leading product design firm in the Midwest, and product innovation at MedCity Media, a publishing startup acquired by Breaking Media in 2015.