Product Management 101
Speaker: Angela Govila
Angela is a seasoned Product Management Executive with leadership experience from Capital One, Ernst & Young, and General Electric. Her background includes serving as the head of product for Capital One's Small Business Digital Product Development team, engagement manager for several complex multi-year transformation projects in financial services at EY, and technical program manager at GE. Lately, she has been responsible for driving strategic product planning, prioritization, scaled agile program management and execution of the strategic roadmap for the e-commerce and digital banking at Capital One. Angela has delivered on great results for the company including the launch of flagship checking products under the Spark Business umbrella, now recognized as the leading deposit product by Money Magazine.
Angela is fueled by the belief that the right combination of insight, technology, and customer experience can drive change. Angela is a bold thought leader in the space of product delivery, program management, and emerging technologies, and has been sought as a panelist and speaker on the topic through WIT Regatta, Product School, Lean In Forums, Start-Up events, and non-profit organizations. She is also a Product Management Coach for the University of California, Berkeley’s Executive Education program.
Angela’s passion extends into empowering women in the workforce and has volunteered heavily for the cause. She is a graduate of the College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State University and is currently based in Seattle. She is also a Product Management Coach for the University of California, Berkeley’s Executive Education program, runs an Artificial Intelligence meetup in Seattle and a podcast on Leadership & Diversity. In her spare time, she enjoys long backpacking trips in the remote wilderness, endurance biking, traveling and spending time with her family. You can follow her on LinkedIn here: http://linkedin.com/in/angelagovila or her website: http://angelagovila.com