Sam McAfee

San Francisco, California, US

Building better technology leaders and teams
Sam's Skills
Process Improvement
Negotiation
Agile
Software Engineering
Start-up Business Consulting
Leadership Development
Business Modeling
Strategy
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group

36-55

About Sam

As a Silicon Valley veteran of 20 years, I help companies build and scale new digital products, find product-market fit, and build and improve product development capabilities. I work with product executives and teams to develop and ship new digital products from ideas to product-market fit and beyond.

Work Experience

Author / Consultant

Startup Patterns

April 2015 - December 2016

Discuss
Topics Followed 89
Agile 508 Agile development 230 Analytics 41631 Angel investing 1334 Architecture 1076 Banking 809 Beta launch 223 Business Development 110894 Business Execution 150 Business Model Canvas 127 Business Strategy 58907 Business model 1053 Business skills 27 CTO 292 Civic Tech 36 Cofounder 274 Company Culture 365 Company formation 44 Compensation 141 Cost Reduction 76 Customer Validation 248 Customer development 385 Data Science 583 Databases 1463 Developers 242 Drupal 257 Early Stage Company Development 222 Early Stage Funding 445 Entrepreneurs 215 Equity distribution 136 Facebook 1525 Finance 25819 Finding cofounders 764 Formation 18 Git 793 Google Analytics 1408 Growth hacking 42736 HTML5 857 Hardware 486 Hiring 809 IOS Development 1103 Idea validation 278 Ideation 456 Interviewing 101 Java 12990 Json 416 Kanban 101 Leadership 69167 Lean startup 1280 MVC 260 Manufacturing 1314 Marketing Strategy 81013 Minimum Viable Product 433 Mobile Software Development 595 Mongodb 546 Node.js 912 Outsourcing 1685 Patents 591 Php 10961 Pricing strategy 819 Process 46 Product Design 1764 Product Development 71631 Product Market Fit 258 Product Marketing 51796 Product launch 1341 Product management 32551 Project management 52065 Psychology 279 Public speaking 35697 Python 14278 REST 672 Risk Management 1564 Ruby 798 Ruby on Rails 1285 SCRUM 1471 SaaS Software 173 Scalability 1125 Silicon Valley 40 Software Engineering 20251 Software development 46941 Strategy 95044 TDD 85 Team Building 45556 Teams 193 Tech startups 358 Technical Recruiting 604 Technical co-founder 481 Web Development 50171