"The internet is it for this century, maybe the next one too. People ask what comes next too quickly. To the extent there is some kind of message in the valuation that the market has given Twitter, it is that communication, information and media are at the heart of this phase, this cycle, and it’s a long, long cycle that could last 50 or 100 years. When you have an innovation as profound as the networking of sentient beings.… Those delusional futurists who talked about Gaia, the planetwide intelligence? They were spot-on. It’s totally happening, and everything else comes out of that."
John Peltier is an accomplished product manager and product marketer who develops, grows and markets solutions to business problems that real users and buyers experience.
As a product manager, John has primary responsibility for the business and market success of software products, from inception to end-of-life. Achieving success requires matrix leadership skills and such diverse activities as business plan creation, market segmentation, agile project management, product and portfolio roadmap development, product and marketing strategy, organizational alignment, and user centered design.
John has led agile adoption and served in the product owner role on scrum teams since 2009, guiding product development toward clear strategic goals while remaining reactive to changing market conditions. Having served as Marketing Lead for ProductCamp Austin, he now serves as Organizer of ProductCamp Atlanta.
In his spare time, John helps market his wife's Alpharetta catering business, Crepe Cottage, LLC. John also consults friends and colleagues on the strategies and tactics of personal branding.