Interview with Steve Mayer and Justin Cooper, Buzztime

Lean Transformation in a Game Development Company

Buzztime is a market leader in trivia games. Beginning in March of 2008, the company began working with the Lean Systems Institute to implement Lean Product Development. A year later, we spoke with Buzztime’s VP of Software Development (Steve) and Senior Director of Product Management (Justin) about the results they have achieved so far.

The Learning Game

Competitive product development is all about listening, learning and executing faster and better than the competition.    This is especially true in the software industry, where product updates must sometimes be provided within hours.

Tomorrow I am giving a talk here in San Diego about Knowledge-Driven Product Development. …