Plato Elevate Winter Summit has been announced (Dec 7th-8th)

🔥

Back to mentors
Kevin Gu

Kevin Gu

Director Of Product Management at TextNow

LinkedIn profile

Hello 👋

Unfortunately, I don't have any available slot for the next 4 weeks

    Hey everyone! I'm a Director of Product at 1stdibs in New York. Previously worked at Etsy, LinkedIn, Microsoft. I've also taught at Product School and love to hear and share career insights. Excited to join this community!

    About me

    Key stats

    Seniority

    8 Years

    Hierarchy

    Manager of ICs

    Do you want Kevin as mentor?

    Develop your self to become a stronger engineering / product leader

    Media

    Stories

    3 resources

    Videos

    Nothing yet

    Podcasts

    Nothing yet

    Links

    Nothing yet

    The Importance of Aligning on Priorities with Your Manager

    9 October

    Kevin Gu discusses how he navigated recommending changes to his manager’s roadmap.

    Product
    Roadmap
    Prioritization
    New Manager
    PM
    Gaining Respect from Engineers as a Product Manager

    9 October

    Kevin Gu discusses how to gain respect from engineers as a new product manager.

    Product Team
    New Manager
    PM
    Taking the Initiative to Transition from Engineering to Product

    9 October

    Kevin Gu explains how he went from technical program manager to product manager and the bias he had to overcome to prove himself fit for the role.

    Product Team
    Personal Growth
    Career Path
    PM
    See more stories

    You're a great engineer.
    Become a great engineering leader.

    Plato (platohq.com) is the world's biggest mentorship platform for engineering managers & product managers. We've curated a community of mentors who are the tech industry's best engineering & product leaders from companies like Facebook, Lyft, Slack, Airbnb, Gusto, and more.