Breaking Product Management Best Practices
Virtual assistants are not like other products, and the product management philosophies that have driven the last decade of growth on the web are no longer accurate. This talk focuses on how things have changed, how assistants are different, and why companies should throw some of their product management best practices out the window and rethink virtual assistant products from the ground up.
Rob May is the CEO and Co-Founder of Talla, which builds virtual assistants to help knowledge workers better do their jobs. Previously, Rob was the CEO and Co-Founder of Backupify, which was acquired by Datto in 2014. Before that, he held engineering, business development, and management positions at various startups. Rob has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a MBA from the University of Kentucky.