Dan Olsen

Dan Olsen
Product Consultant and Author, The Lean Product Playbook

Website | @danolsen

Dan Olsen is a product management consultant, speaker, and author. At Olsen Solutions, he works with CEOs and product leaders to build great products and strong product teams, often as interim VP of product. He has helped product teams at Facebook, Box, Microsoft, Medallia, and One Medical Group. Dan led the Quicken product team at Intuit and was CEO of TechCrunch award winner YourVersion, a personalized news startup. Dan runs the Lean Product & Lean UX Silicon Valley Meetup and is the author of The Lean Product Playbook, published by Wiley. Dan has a BS in electrical engineering from Northwestern, a master’s in industrial engineering from Virginia Tech, and an MBA from Stanford.


Strategy & Business Models
Location: 2009 Audience level:
Dave McClure (500 Hats), Dan Olsen (The Lean Product Playbook), Ted Rheingold (Dogster / Catster)
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