What we're about

This is the product management community in Denver and Boulder to learn more about breaking into the field, improving your skills and building your network.

Our speakers are top PM’s with over 5 years of real-world product management experience working at renowned tech Companies like Facebook, Google, and LinkedIn, and other technology startups.

If you’re an aspiring product manager with over 3 years of experience in technology, business or design, join us! These events are also perfect for those starting out and interested in understanding more about the space, networking, learning from professionals or to launch a PM career.

We host various types of events, including:

Product Talks: Workshops led by Product School mentors and instructors with years of experience in their field, to present on topics in product management, coding, and data.

Tech AMA’s: “Ask Me Anything” sessions hosted by experts in the product management space. Every event is a unique and great opportunity to ask any question you’ve had about breaking into product management.

Happy Hours: Drinks are on us! Come chat and drink with the Product School team, instructors, students and other product managers in SF. We love celebrations and nothing better than Happy Hours!

Info Sessions: If you’re interested in learning more about Product School’s three courses, then don’t miss this! We’ll go over the curriculum, our alumni support, and introduce our instructors and admissions team for a chance to ask any other questions you may have.

Proud to be sponsored by Product School (http://www.productschool.com/?utm_source=meetup&utm_medium=about_us&utm_campaign=sf), one of the top-rated tech schools on SwitchUp (https://www.switchup.org/bootcamps/product-school).

If you want to become a product manager, check out Product School - Product Management Training (http://www.productschool.com/?utm_source=meetup&utm_medium=about_us&utm_campaign=denver)

You can also send an email to: admissions@productschool.com

Upcoming events (5+)

The Successful Product Skillset by CenturyLink Senior PM

Product School Denver

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2BBICvB *** In this presentation, Marilyn Maguire will discuss the factors that influenced her early career positions, options, and the skills she developed. From the epiphany she had that Product Managers play a sophisticated game of managing expectations, resource allocation, and team deliverables that drove her to product management. She'll also be discussing the ongoing skill set she has that doesn't require excessive support, all while being the minimal feature set needed to generate real revenue. Included is a quick review of the variety of Product Manager types that she has worked with, and what the common thread is between them all. You'll be able to compare and contrast to see if this offers you the same fulfilling prospects. Main takeaways: -You need to be a Subject Matter Expert -You need to have an end to end perspective of how the product fits in your business -You need to be flexible and prepared to handle multiple roles -You need limitless curiosity Meet the Speaker: Marilyn Maguire Having successful careers in both Sales and Data Networking/Telecommunications Engineering, Marilyn dipped into the Product Management pool almost twenty years ago, and dove in headfirst. Through multiple industries, communications products, telecommunications, medical devices, health insurance, and consumer software, she has leveraged her technical acumen and product management skills to launch, re-launch, maintain, extend, and end the life of multiple products. Both upstream, downstream, marketing communications, and marketing campaigns have ended up in her domain. She looks forward to sharing the strange road from Engineering to Sales to Engineering to Product Management and Marketing that her professional career has taken with you. Marilyn has both an Engineering degree and an M.B.A. along with numerous professional, skills related, and practical certifications. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/marilyn-maguire-2098a45/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first serve basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (720)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2BBICvB) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

Webinar: How to Build Data Driven Roadmaps by Nike Sr Global PM

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2P3ST85 *** When we think "Product Manager," most people think of the software products we use every day, Facebook, Twitter, Spotify, etc... But we need to consider the people behind the product. Companies need them to keep operations going strong and you could just be the next PM leading the way for innovation on the inside! What are the day to day challenges? Join us for this exclusive webinar with Sushma Rao, Senior Global Product Manager for Nike. Here are a few mind-opening takeaways: - My background and how I came to become a Product Manager - How my technical background helped me in the progress - What it means to be a technical Product Manager - Lastly how to build a data-driven roadmap to align with the strategy of a modern technology driven company Meet the Speaker: Sushma Rao Sushma Rao is a Senior Global Product Manager at Nike in Portland. She has previously worked as Product Manager at Fleet Logistics. Sushma became a Product Manager and found that her wide range of skills were a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sushma-raos/) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2P3ST85) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

Product Management Live Chat by TSIA VP Product Manager

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2DZlXwr *** Join in and get all your Product Management questions answered during our online event with, Patrick Carmitchel VP Product Management at TSIA. Some questions that will be answered include: 1. What is the best part of being a Product Manager? 2. What is the worst part of being a Product Manager? 3. What do you look for in a Product Management resume and/or candidate? 4. What was a difficult Product Manager interview question you’ve had? And how did you answer it? 5. Have you ever felt like you didn’t understand the technology on a product? What did you do to compensate? Meet the Speaker: Patrick Carmitchel Patrick Carmitchel is a VP Product Management at TSIA in San Diego. He has previously worked as Head Of Product Marketing at Glip. Patrick became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills were a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/patrickcarmitchel/) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2DZlXwr) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

Top 3 Secrets of a Technical Product Manager by Dish Network PM

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2QgBLQv *** This session will cover the complexities of working with products across the physical and software arena. We'll be covering how ideas and concepts become reality, how a PM works cross-functionally with multiple teams to keep a project flowing and how a PM continues to iterate and improve upon products after they've made it to consumers' hands. Key Takeaways: - Communicate the vision - Leadership is key to your success - Keys to growing your high performing team Meet the Speaker: Regis McGarry Regis McGarry is a Technical Product Manager at Dish Network, Qwinix consultant in Colorado. He has previously worked as Technical Product Manager/Product Owner at Terumo BCT. Regis became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/regis-mcgarry-3bb6072/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first serve basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (720)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2QgBLQv) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

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