From Product Manager to Entrepreneur: How to Make the Move to Starting Your Own Company

Have you thought about starting your own company? Hear the trial and tribulations from two product managers who went off to start their own companies. We will discuss how product management skills are key to entrepreneurial success. Learn from the challenges that we have faced in our ventures and how we overcame them. Get an insiders view from two entrepreneurs who took the leap of faith to pursue their passions.

Session Category

Product Development

Session Audience

PM for Entrepreneurs

Session Leader(s)

Josh Meisel

Josh is currently the CEO and founder of Personal Finance Games, a company which creates games for kids to learn concepts of personal finance. Josh has over 20 years of experience in Information Technology with 13 years specializing in e-commerce product and project management. Josh has worked has worked at several Internet companies including and