113 episodes

Welcome to Mobile First — This is a weekly podcast that digs into the mobile strategy, user insights, and technology driving the latest in business innovation.
This podcast is brought to you by Emerge Interactive
I’m your host, Jordan Bryant.
Every week, I talk with today’s biggest thought leaders leveraging mobile.
We’ll gain insights from their experience to help your organization truly become Mobile First.

Mobile First Powered by Emerge Interactive

    • Business
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Welcome to Mobile First — This is a weekly podcast that digs into the mobile strategy, user insights, and technology driving the latest in business innovation.
This podcast is brought to you by Emerge Interactive
I’m your host, Jordan Bryant.
Every week, I talk with today’s biggest thought leaders leveraging mobile.
We’ll gain insights from their experience to help your organization truly become Mobile First.

    Ep. #66 - Zenefits w/ Co-Founder & Former CTO, Laks Srini, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Ep. #66 - Zenefits w/ Co-Founder & Former CTO, Laks Srini, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Laks is the co-founder and former CTO of Zenefits. Since the company's founding in 2013, Laks has led and helped expand Zenefits' business, which serves tens of thousands of companies. Prior to Zenefits, Laks served as a software engineer at SigFig and as a project leader at D. E. Shaw & Co.

    • 37 min
    Ep. #65 - DocuSign w/ Chairman of the Board, Keith Krach, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Ep. #65 - DocuSign w/ Chairman of the Board, Keith Krach, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Keith Krach has served as chairman of the board of DocuSign since 2009. Krach started his career at General Motors, becoming the youngest vice-president at age 26. He later co-founded B2B commerce pioneer Ariba; took the firm public in 2000. By the end of his tenure, Ariba had reached $34 billion in market capitalization.

    • 27 min
    Ep. #64 - Entrust Datacard w/ SVP & GM of Identity and Access Management, Tony Ball, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Ep. #64 - Entrust Datacard w/ SVP & GM of Identity and Access Management, Tony Ball, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Tony Ball is Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Identity and Access Management (IAM) Business Unit at Entrust Datacard. He joined the company in 2016 to provide leadership, global strategy and innovation for the access control and authentication solution segments. Ball has deep industry knowledge and previously served as president of IAM for HID Global. He has held executive roles at HID, Gemalto and Schlumberger Technologies where he began his career with over 20 years in multiple leadership roles across the globe. Ball studied finance and business at Bournemouth University and completed the International Institute for Management Development executive leadership program.

    • 32 min
    Ep. #63 - Dignity Health w/ Chief Strategic Innovation Officer, Rich Roth, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Ep. #63 - Dignity Health w/ Chief Strategic Innovation Officer, Rich Roth, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Mr. Roth leads Dignity Health’s innovation efforts, which seek to create and test novel services, programs, partnerships, and/or technologies from within and outside of healthcare- that challenge the status quo and have the potential to reduce the cost of care, improve quality, and/or increase access to services. Working in concert with Dignity Health employees and physicians, Mr. Roth works to anticipate emerging trends and technologies with the goal of incubating, studying, and scaling efforts to improve care.

    Mr. Roth holds a Masters degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Minnesota and a Bachelors degree in Public Health from West Chester University.

    Mr. Roth regularly advises venture capital organizations and co-manages Dignity Healths Strategic Investment Fund.

    • 30 min
    Rapid Fire Friday #46 - Upwork w/ SVP Product & Design, Hayden Brown, and Jordan Bryant on the Emerge Mobile First Podcast

    Rapid Fire Friday #46 - Upwork w/ SVP Product & Design, Hayden Brown, and Jordan Bryant on the Emerge Mobile First Podcast

    As Senior Vice President of Product and Design at Upwork, Hayden leads the product and design teams and oversees the company’s product across desktop, web and mobile. She is an expert in product strategy, innovation and fast-paced execution and revels in breaking new ground on challenges at the intersection of product management, product design and business management. She leads a team of 30+ product managers and designers in developing a product that enables freelancers and clients around the globe to work together in a new model that is radically changing the hiring and job-finding paradigm from a chore into a delightful and instantaneous experience. Learn more about her perspective by viewing a recent article she wrote on Medium about how businesses can outsmart the talent war by tapping into the independent workforce online. Hayden holds an A.B. in Politics from Princeton University.

    • 6 min
    Ep. #62 - Upwork w/ SVP, Product and Design, Hayden, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    Ep. #62 - Upwork w/ SVP, Product and Design, Hayden, and Jordan Bryant on the Mobile First Podcast

    As Senior Vice President of Product and Design at Upwork, Hayden leads the product and design teams and oversees the company’s product across desktop, web and mobile. She is an expert in product strategy, innovation and fast-paced execution and revels in breaking new ground on challenges at the intersection of product management, product design and business management. She leads a team of 30+ product managers and designers in developing a product that enables freelancers and clients around the globe to work together in a new model that is radically changing the hiring and job-finding paradigm from a chore into a delightful and instantaneous experience. Learn more about her perspective by viewing a recent article she wrote on Medium about how businesses can outsmart the talent war by tapping into the independent workforce online. Hayden holds an A.B. in Politics from Princeton University.

    • 34 min

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