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How to Lead a Tech Startup - EP. 37

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This episode of the Conversations with Tech Experts Founder's Series features Dan Gardner, the founder of Experts Exchange. Dan joins Experts Exchange CEO Randy Redberg for a special live interview to discuss the driving forces behind the creation & success of EE in the 1990s.  The show starts with Dan discussing the initial idea for EE and how it came about - including the name and original architecture. Next, Dan dives into the initial success of EE and how an investment from J.P. Morgan derailed the direction of the company. Finally, he shares his feelings about how the community and company have evolved since his departure in 2001 - and why he still believes that EE is the future home for every IT professional.

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Dan Gardner
Dan Gardner is one of the founding members of Experts Exchange and led the team until his departure in 2001. He is the founder of TimeStudyBuddy, a web-based time study and survey service for government, and has been CEO since 2009.

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Conversations with Tech Experts is a monthly podcast where we discuss timely industry topics with the people on the front line. In this series, we talk to developers, consultants, CTOs, and more to give you exclusive insights from the best of the best. We'll bring you emerging trends, tips for success, and relatable anecdotes from industry experts who know their stuff.