Episode eleven features industry luminary Parul Saini: with more than 15 years working in some of the most exciting companies in the world, including Director of Information Technology at Splunk, Parul has had a front row seat to how innovation and technology are changing every facet of our lives. She talks with G. Love and Christian on the big lessons of big data, how AI is already transforming our daily interactions, going from the age of search to the age of suggestion, and how machine learning could one day make a hit record!
In our tenth episode, we're joined by the multitalented Daniel Breston, author, coach and business continuity specialist that integrates the strengths of Agile, DevOps and ITSM in his professional practice. With more than 40 years living and breathing technology, Daniel has been witness and participant of the radical changes the world has gone through. We talk about his start in IT with gigantic mainframe computers, the benefits of mentorship and coaching in today’s hypercompetitive business world, haggle bots and how AI is transforming human interactions, and how simulations are becoming a valuable tool in the IT arsenal.
Our Ninth episode features Austin’s own Mark Garza, and we talk about the story and history of Flatwater Foundation and TYLER’S Dam That Cancer fundraising event, how digital technology has impacted non profits, and the amazing community helping folks find their Flatwater through paddleboarding, equine therapy, books, you name it! We also go over breaking the stigma associated with mental health support and how we can arrive there together. Oh, and the glorious food truck tortas that bless Central Texas.
In our eighth episode we are hyped to host Kelvin Yap, Senior Product Marketing Manager and DevOps for Atlassian. We'll hear about his experience working at Atlassian for most of the last decade and the digital transformations he's witnessed while there, how cloud is quickly becoming the new normal, how DevOps is going mainstream driving change and innovation with intention, and the importance of wellness, routine, and connection in 2021, and beyond. Oh, and beautiful, lovely bikes, and where to ride them.
Our seventh episode's guest is Molood Ceccarelli. Molood is a remote work strategist and agile coach. Often referred to as the queen of remote work, she is the CEO and founder of Remote Forever, and the founder and host of Remote Forever Summit, the first and by far biggest online summit about distributed agile that attracts over 10k attendees from around the world. We talk about how technology has changed the concept of work, how to carve a space for productivity in Stockholm's cramped apartments, and the power that storytelling has in creating effective and memorable brands and presentations.
For our sixth episode, we're joined by Eric Raymond, Senior Manager of Business Applications at Castlight Health. Castlight Health transforms employee benefits into a deeply personalized, simple, and guided experience, empowering better-informed patient decisions to unlock healthcare outcomes and maximize return on healthcare investments.
Our fifth episode stars Aileen Horgan, VP of Marketing at Gremlin. We talk about her incredible career at Atlassian, her current role at Gremlin, the importance of staying resilient during disruptive times, and the value that chaos engineering brings to our distributed world.
Kerri Hoyt-Pack, Founder of The Liberty Collective and former VP of Marketing at Nike, joins us on our third episode for a conversation around exploring the humanity in business, and the importance of evolved leadership in our changing world.
Lyssa Adkins, the Agile Coach to Agile Coaches and author of "Coaching Agile Teams: A Companion for ScrumMasters, Agile Coaches, and Project Managers in Transition" joins us for a conversation where she shares her leadership insights, lessons from her Zen practice, and thoughts on how Agile can solve our biggest challenges and problems.