Product Brew

Product Brew
Product Brew has been handcrafted for people who are obsessed with the intersection between business, technology, and user experience. On this podcast, you’ll hear from an infusion of digital thought leaders and rising stars who gather once a month in the Milwaukee area. Our events are hosted by Northwestern Mutual and Alpha HQ.

MX Cofounder & CTO on His Guiding Principles for Growth
Feb 27 • 58 min
Brandon Dewitt has a counterintuitive approach to product management and leadership. After being diagnosed with terminal cancer, a rare type with only 36 diagnosed in the United States, he and his team set out to create a roadmap to save his life. From…
Co-creator of the Design Sprint on Making Time for What Matters Most
Jan 6 • 34 min
John Zeratsky is the co-creator of Google Ventures’ renowned design sprint. He has helped hundreds of teams solve important problems by changing how they work. Building on the success of these sprints and his experience designing ubiquitous tech products…
iPhoto Creator Glenn Reid On Steve Jobs and Building Products That “Don’t Suck”
Nov 16, 2019 • 57 min
Glenn Reid was one of Adobe’s first 40 employees and was handpicked by Steve Jobs to work at Apple on the first version of iMovie and iPhoto. Now, he’s moved from Palo Alto back to Milwaukee to launch Marathon Machines, which he describes as “Laundry in…
The Super Powers of Product Management
Jul 10, 2019 • 59 min
Would you gamble your yearly salary on a coin flip? Oftentimes we bet larger sums of our companies’ money without even knowing we have such slim odds. On this episode, agile coaches Jeff Maleski and Jeff Bubolz cover how to lower the stakes when gambling…