Meet the hosts of the Agile Book Club
Justyna is happy to run Wawel Hill and is the co-creator of ACE! (Agile Central Europe Conference) and BlockchainFiesta. Over the last few years, she’s been working with various startups as a marketing/business and UX strategist. As a Design Thinker with a background in tech startups, she helps teams to change the way they think and how they approach their problems.
Due to her experience in working with both large organisations as well as small startups, she brings freshness into mature business and enriches startups with knowledge about mature processes.
5 things on the top of her list on what she’s focussing on at this moment:
🏋️ Designing and conducting trainings all over the world
🎤 Creating the Agile Book Club Podcast
🎂 Getting ready for the 11th edition of the ACE! Conference
🌍 Building a Polish Blockchain stage & supporting the community
📚 Helping women get access to certified Kanban trainings
He is a seasoned expert in agile software development and outsourcing. Paul serves as President and scrum Coach at Lunar Logic Polska in Central Europe. He started Lunar Logic’s project management department and assisted with the development and implementation of the company’s overall growth strategy.
Paul earned his MBA from the University of Illinois specializing in international business, and completed post-graduate coursework on Management of Technology in South Africa as a student of the University of Warwick (UK) EngD Doctorate program.
Since 1998, he has managed technology projects on three continents with teams ranging from 2 to 250 developers. He participated in the design of the selection criteria for the Technology Top 100 Awards (www.tt100.co.za) and sat for two years on the award’s adjudicating panel.
Over the years, he has been invited to speak and consult around the world on various issues related to maximizing the business value of emerging technologies and has taught and coached agile development and project management.
Paul became a Certified ScrumMaster in 2006 and a Certified Scrum Practitioner in 2009.
Paul is the founder of Wawel hill, Lunar Logic Polska, AgileActivist Consulting, the Krakow Ruby Users Group, AgileKrakow, AgilePoland.com, rubyusers.com, OpenCoffee Krakow, and the IT Small Business Alliance.