A Conversation About Struggle

Shellye Archambeau, Strategic Advisor & Board Member of Nordstrom & Verizon

Sometimes, it’s easy to get caught up in the minutiae of tasks we must complete as product people. But sometimes, a major struggle or challenge hits — and it tears our world apart. In this fireside chat, we’ll discuss how to address challenges and struggles in our work with Shellye Archambeau, a technology executive who led one of the most incredible Silicon Valley turnarounds you may have never heard of.

Paul McAvinchey
Paul McAvinchey

For over 15 years, Paul has been building and collaborating on digital products with fast-growing startups and global brands, including AOL and WMS Gaming. Currently, he's a co-founder of Product Collective, a worldwide community of product people. Members collaborate on Slack, meet at INDUSTRY: The Product Conference, listen to Rocketship.fm, learn at Product Interviews and get a weekly brief that includes best practices in product management. In recent years he led business development at DXY, a leading product design firm in the Midwest, and product innovation at MedCity Media, a publishing startup acquired by Breaking Media in 2015.