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Ion Startup University: Product – Startwell



September 29, 2022
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT


4201 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002


Ion Startup University: Product – Startwell

Wade Pinder is the founder of the Houston Product Community, mentors Product Managers and early-stage entrepreneurs, and served as Product Manager for Houston-based companies, including Blinds.com/GCC. He is currently a Principal Consultant at Improving here in Houston and a frequent guest lecturer in Rice’s BUSI 222 & MGMT 732. In this session, Wade will share the “Product Thinking” aspects you’ll need in place on your way to launching a Minimal Viable Product (MVP). Topics will include Framing the problem statement, considering product personas, forming a product vision and strategy, ideation, identifying an MVP, building a product roadmap, and starting a product backlog.

About Improving:

Improving is a modern digital services company dedicated to positively changing the perception of the IT professional. We offer innovative solutions through IT consulting, software development and agile training to help thousands of our clients achieve new heights in a competitive and ever-changing market.

Parking Instructions

Enter 4203 Fannin Street into your GPS for directions directly to this parking lot, located across the street from The Ion building.