April 17, 2017

Pandora Head of Product Mgmt Katherine Kornas on Personalization

About the podcast:

In this interview, Katherine Kornas talks about Pandora’s commitment to both culture and innovation. She talks about the importance of using simplicity and inspiration to inspire growth. She also delves into how Pandora listens deeply to its consumers to understand their habits through qualitative and quantitative measurement techniques. By doing so, Pandora is committed to personalization of their products.

About the guest:

Katherine Kornas is the Head of Product Management, Web at Pondora. She has 9+ years experience in consumer product management. She formerly worked as Product lead at Autodesk where she was responsible for Autodesk’s web portfolio: and 35+ international sites, the Autodesk eStore, Autodesk University and more. Prior to joining Autodesk she worked at where she was the Product Lead for their Dynamo brand, an award-winning portfolio with desktop, mobile and subscription product offerings.

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