ABOUT ME

I am an experienced Product Manager currently based in Chicago, IL. I'm hardworking, passionately curious, and learning everything I can on the way. When I'm not busy working, I'm restoring old furniture, building digital things, or testing my patience at the local golf course.

(314) 941 9001
coreykellgren@gmail.com
Chicago, IL

Experience

2017 - Current

ReviewTrackers

/ Senior Product Manager -- Data/Insights & Mobile Products

  • Lead strategy and implementation for ReviewTrackers's data and insights products (NLP, ML, analytics, reporting).
  • Prioritize roadmap and release cadence for Mobile products (iOS/Android applications using React Native).
  • Help drive the future of our business thru value-added features.
  • Ensure delivery quality of all products.
  • Coordinate qualitative (usability) and quantitative (a/b & multivariate) testing efforts.
  • Work closely with all internal teams to promote organizational alignment.

2016 - 2017

SpotHero

/ Mobile Product Manager -- Consumer Products

  • Formulate strategy for SpotHero's consumer facing products (iOS/Android/SpotHero.com/m.SpotHero.com).
  • Prioritize roadmap and release cadence.
  • Help drive the future of our business thru value-added features.
  • Ensure delivery quality of all Consumer facing products.
  • Coordinate qualitative (usability) and quantitative (a/b & multivariate) testing efforts.
  • Work closely with all internal teams to promote organizational alignment.
  • Consume decaffeinated beverages.

2015 - 2016

SpotHero

/ Mobile Product Manager -- Native Apps

  • Formulate native app strategy.
  • Prioritize roadmap and release cadence.
  • Help drive the future of our business.
  • Ensure delivery quality of iOS/Android products.
  • Consume snacks and sparkling water.

2015

Target Corp.

/ Mobile Product Manager -- Flagship Android App

  • Formulate user experience strategy -- shape execution with UI design
  • Ensure all requirements are satisfied (functional, accessibility, analytics tagging).
  • Prioritize roadmap and release cadence.
  • Work efficiently with both internal and external partners.
  • Monitor KPIs.
  • Ideate, implement, and monitor AB/multivariate user testing.
  • Leverage usability labs, intercepts, and guest feedback channels to drive meaningful features.

2014 - 2015

Target Corp.

/ Mobile Product Manager -- Flagship iPad App

  • Lead effort to determine scope and requirements of redesign, focusing on specific product categories (Weekly Ad, Registries, TargetLists, Promotion).
  • Work with external agencies and partner teams (onshore and offshore) to coordinate and ensure all planning and development activities are on track and budget.
  • Build business cases to justify planned initiatives and secure necessary funding.
  • Ensure all requirements are satisfied (functional, accessibility, analytics tagging).
  • Rapidly drive user tests and guest feedback into enhancements.

2013 - 2014

Target Corp.

/ Product Analyst -- Mobile Web

  • Determine operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output requirements and formats.
  • Monitor project progress by tracking activity; resolving problems; recommending actions.
  • Prepare technical reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Translate client needs into functional requirements for offshore development.
  • Facilitate rigorous user acceptance testing to ensure rock solid deliverables.

Education

2009 - 2012

University of Missouri

/ BS in Business Administration

Went to class most of the time. Graduated with honors.

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