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What does it take to keep your organization growing? Innovation and the Digital Enterprise is a podcast dedicated to providing insights and resources to executives and entrepreneurs focused on 10x growth for themselves and the organizations they lead. We interview leaders from early-stage start-ups to billion-dollar enterprises who have boots on the ground experience to distill their lessons from their victories and their failures.

Learn how these leaders are organizing their teams, establishing a growth-minded culture, and leveraging new technologies such as DevOps and Cloud. Co-hosts Patrick Emmons of DragonSpears, and Shelli Nelson of Madison Industries, chat with guests such as Gene Kim of the DevOps Enterprise Summit, Mik Kersten of TaskTop, and Thomas South of Northern Trust, to uncover tips, tools, and insights gleaned from spearheading innovation initiatives.

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Innovation and the Digital Enterprise DragonSpears

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What does it take to keep your organization growing? Innovation and the Digital Enterprise is a podcast dedicated to providing insights and resources to executives and entrepreneurs focused on 10x growth for themselves and the organizations they lead. We interview leaders from early-stage start-ups to billion-dollar enterprises who have boots on the ground experience to distill their lessons from their victories and their failures.

Learn how these leaders are organizing their teams, establishing a growth-minded culture, and leveraging new technologies such as DevOps and Cloud. Co-hosts Patrick Emmons of DragonSpears, and Shelli Nelson of Madison Industries, chat with guests such as Gene Kim of the DevOps Enterprise Summit, Mik Kersten of TaskTop, and Thomas South of Northern Trust, to uncover tips, tools, and insights gleaned from spearheading innovation initiatives.

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    Product Thought Leadership with Timothy Alvis

    Product Thought Leadership with Timothy Alvis

    Timothy Alvis, Chief Product Officer at SPINS, joined us to share his tips for creating a successful product team. He also had some keen insights about the current crop of coding games. Listen for more.

    • 41 min
    Creating an Inclusive Tech Community with Desiree Vargas Wrigley

    Creating an Inclusive Tech Community with Desiree Vargas Wrigley

    Founders looking to secure funding face a long, arduous process. Founders of color can find it almost impossible and often receive significantly less money than their white counterparts. Desiree Vargas Wrigley believes that the tech ecosystem in Chicago needs to do more to support and nurture the untapped potential of Black and Latinx founders. Tune in for Desiree’s ideas on inclusivity in tech.

    • 36 min
    The Power of Machine Learning with Alex Muller

    The Power of Machine Learning with Alex Muller

    Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are powerful tools that companies can leverage to create better customer experiences. However, they traditionally require millions of dollars' worth of investment. Alex Muller believes that every product team, regardless of size, should benefit from the same machine learning capabilities used at the most successful companies in the world.
    Alex, the founder of SAVVI AI, is our guest this week on Innovation and the Digital Enterprise. Listen to the episode to learn more about democratizing machine learning.

    • 35 min
    Deep Tech in the World of Banking with Chintan Mehta

    Deep Tech in the World of Banking with Chintan Mehta

    Banking has been around for hundreds of years. How do you teach an old dog new tricks? Chintan Mehta, CIO and Head of Digital Technology and Innovation at Wells Fargo, joined Patrick and Shelli to discuss the technological revolution happening right now in banking. Tune in!

    • 39 min
    Innovation Summit Highlights Part 2

    Innovation Summit Highlights Part 2

    For part 2 of the Innovation and the Digital Enterprise season finale, Patrick shares some of the thought leadership from the Chicago Innovation Roundtable Summit’s brightest stars. Take a listen to the episode to hear from Dick Burke, Adam Kanouse, Thru Shivakumar, Greg Svitak, and Ari Kaplan. We’ll be back with all new episodes soon.

    • 25 min
    Innovation Summit Highlights Part 1

    Innovation Summit Highlights Part 1

    The Chicago Innovation Roundtable hosts a yearly Innovation Summit where leaders share their insights on what has helped them innovate in their respective fields. This week on Innovation and the Digital Enterprise, we’re sharing some highlights from our conversations with such visionary leaders as Betsy Ziegler, Scott Prugh, Dustin Kirkland, and Catherine Clay. Subscribe to the podcast so you don’t miss part two!

    • 22 min

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The hosts of the Innovation and Digital Enterprise podcast, highlight all aspects of tech, business and more in this can’t miss podcast! The hosts and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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