Join The Lean Startup author Eric Ries as he discusses his innovation methodology. Tune in on Thursday, 8 October at 7:00pm EST as he sits down with Leslie Bradshaw to discuss next generation leaders, what it really takes to innovate, and how to create a culture that will sustain.Can't make it? Register and you'll receive a video recording of the stream after the event.
Eric Ries, Entrepreneur & Author, The Lean Startup
Eric Ries is an entrepreneur and author of the New York Times bestseller The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Business, published by Crown Business. He graduated in 2001 from Yale University with a B.S. in Computer Science. While an undergraduate, he co-founded Catalyst Recruiting. Ries continued his entrepreneurial career as a Senior Software Engineer at There.com, leading efforts in agile software development and user-generated content. He later co-founded and served as CTO of IMVU, his third startup. In 2007, BusinessWeek named Ries one of the Best Young Entrepreneurs of Tech.
Leslie Bradshaw, Managing Partner, MadebyMany
Leslie is a battle-tested innovator, operator, leader, and growth-driver. She serves as managing partner of Made by Many's New York office, a digital product company that has been an ardent follower and evangelist of the Lean Startup methodology from the very beginning. Previously, Leslie built a data visualization agency (JESS3), which under her leadership was twice-named to the Inc. 500; awarded Small Agency of the Year by AdAge in the southeast region; and counted Nike, Intel, Google, NASA, and C-SPAN as its top clients. She was also named one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business for making data science cool.