For the last 20 years Justin Kistner has been at the forefront of digital marketing and software product management. His current startup, Upfocus, is on a mission to make product discovery affordable for small to medium sized software teams. Upfocus is born from his experience serving as the VP of Product for two startups, which both had exits.
Also notable, he holds a patent for a social engagement scoring algorithm. Justin has contributed to top-tier tech publications such as Mashable and VentureBeat. As a speaker or keynote, he has been an invited presenter at conferences such as OMMA Global and Social Fresh.
Outside of work, Justin is a passionate vegetable gardener and Oregon Ducks football fan. He lives in Seattle with his wife and son.