CEO Roundtable Discussion: App Developers – Agents of Change and Influence

Of late, there’s been a new playing field for software developers. The industry analysts over at Red Monk have been calling them ‘The New Kingmakers’. And developers are being credited with disputing everything from traditional sales channels, to recruiting efforts, brand loyalty and even the 9 – 5 work day.

Today, there are quite a few coding founders and CEOs that are at the forefront of this movement. We recently held a roundtable discussion with four of them in front of an audience of reporters and editors. The panelists included:

* Don Dodge, Moderator and Developer Advocate at Google
* Tom Preston-Werner, CEO of GitHub
* Suhail Doshi, CEO of MixPanel
* Lew Cirne, CEO of New Relic
* John Collision, CEO of Stripe

Check out this video to hear why ‘The Time for Developers is Now!’:

And see what they had to say about their transition ‘From Coding to Business Leader’:

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Stephanie Xavier is a senior communications manager for New Relic. After beginning her career as a journalist, she has led and built public relations programs for multiple high growth tech companies. View posts by .

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