podcast October 30, 2020

Podcast 282: Stack Overflow’s CEO reflects on his first year

One year ago, Prashanth Chandrasekar joined Stack Overflow as CEO. In this episode, he reflects on the last 12 months and shares his plans for the year ahead.
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In October of 2019, we sat down on the podcast to introduce Prashanth Chandrasekar, the new CEO of Stack Overflow. The 12 months since have been some of the most turbulent times in a century, with a global pandemic transforming the way we work and live. Prashanth shares his thoughts on how Stack weathered the storm and what we have planned for 2021.

You can find a more in depth discussion of these topics on our blog. Prashanth shares his ideas about the importance of community and what it means to be a product led company.



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