Product Development Management — Healthcare and Fitness
Worked with a venture-backed healthcare and fitness US startup to develop a mobile product offering.
Produced a comprehensive set of PRDs, wireframes, and mockups based on client interviews and extensive market research. Led client interviews and developer meetings to coordinate product features for the first MVP launch. Worked with teams of five client-side and four developer-side.
Product Development Management — Gaming and Entertainment
Worked with an international entertainment leader to develop a competitive e-sports platform with complex financial functionality and cross-platform access.
Led the product requirements research and generation stage of a gaming platform with an established player in the European entertainment space. Architected a comprehensive economic system for bets, payouts, and rewards. Worked with teams of five client-side and four developer-side.
Product Development Management — Talent Management
Led the early stages of product development of a talent management web application.
Generated PRDs, mockups, and product roadmap in collaboration with the founding team and client's CTO. Worked with teams of two client-side and two developer-side. Developed monetization strategies, cost-effective cloud architecture, and marketing traction tests.
Proprietary Startup Framework
Created a framework to guide and organize early-stage startup projects through ideation, research, prototyping, market fit, MVP development, and launch.
The framework covers ideation, market research, prototyping, market fit, production, team management, logistics, marketing, sales, and processes and scaling up, and provides clear testing guidelines and criteria, KPI suggestions, deliverables templates, and scheduling functionality.
SaaS for Interdepartmental Corporate Collaboration
Built a SaaS enabling corporate department collaboration based on transparency and accountability.
Led MVP development remotely with two freelance developers. The product relied on Blockchain technology to keep a ledger of interdepartmental client and vendor interactions to help enforce open communication. The product featured functionality for collaboration, scheduling, deadlines and reminders, and most importantly, managerial oversight.
International eCommerce Projects
Led a remote team of international developers as a product manager to complete four big eCommerce projects for UK clients within six months.
Led four eCommerce projects to completion using a decentralized international team of three developers, including pre-sales, project specification, client feedback, Agile development process, graphics design and UX, and custom functionality. All four projects averaged a 9.4 satisfaction score and finished within deadlines despite language barriers, time zone differences, and the relative lack of experience of the development team with eCommerce projects.
4G Mobile Network Launch in Bulgaria
Worked and learned under the product development team launching the first 4G service to 60,000 users in Bulgaria.
Interned at a 300+ employee company to conduct extensive market research, product positioning studies, client interviews, and technology, business, and marketing meetings to prepare a comprehensive product offering proposal to the marketing and business directors.