Konaverse

Akshay Sura & Matt McQueeny

A show about technology, work, careers and life in the Konaverse.
Deane Barker on New Zealand, America, Career, and Content
July 05, 202201:07:0061.36 MB

Deane Barker on New Zealand, America, Career, and Content

Deane Barker is Global Director of Content Management at Optimizely. In this episode, Deane talks about his birthplace of New Zealand, growing up in California and South Dakota, family, bullying, the love of reading, career, technology, building a business, and so much more.

John Schneider on Connecticut, Career, and Technology
June 28, 202201:00:2555.33 MB

John Schneider on Connecticut, Career, and Technology

John Schneider is Chief Technology Officer at Whereoware. In this episode, John talks about growing up in Connecticut, family, college at Penn State, Red Auerbach and interning with the Boston Celtics, career, finding his place in technology, travel, Atlanta, storytelling, and so much more.

Nancy Smullen on Candy, North America, and the Creative Business
June 20, 202242:1238.65 MB

Nancy Smullen on Candy, North America, and the Creative Business

Nancy Smullen is the Owner of Square360, a design, development, and strategy firm. In this episode, Nancy talks about growing up in several North American locales, candy, family, creative design, business, entrepreneurship, remote work, hobbies, and so much more.

Paul Williams on the United Kingdom, Language, and Career
June 13, 202201:03:5858.58 MB

Paul Williams on the United Kingdom, Language, and Career

Paul Williams is a Marketing and IT Manager based in Belgium. In this episode, Paul discusses growing up in the United Kingdom near the border of England and Wales, family, education, language, the shift to digital in the publishing industry, exercise, work-related stress, technology, career, and so...

Marek Musielak on Poland, Technology, and Endurance Sports
June 07, 202245:5642.08 MB

Marek Musielak on Poland, Technology, and Endurance Sports

Marek Musielak is a Sitecore Freelance Developer. In this episode, Marek discusses growing up in Poland, family, education, endurance sports, technology, parenting, and so much more.

Jacqueline Baxter on Idaho, Marketing Strategy, and London
May 31, 202251:4947.45 MB

Jacqueline Baxter on Idaho, Marketing Strategy, and London

Jacqueline Baxter is a Senior Digital Strategist, DX at Sitecore. In this episode, Jacqueline talks about growing up, Idaho, marketing strategy, books, TV, moving to London, and so much more.

Joel Franks on Tennessee, Growing a Business, and Routines
May 23, 202250:3546.33 MB

Joel Franks on Tennessee, Growing a Business, and Routines

Joel Franks is the Owner of Windward Digital. In this episode, Joel discusses growing up in Tennessee, family, technology, routines, exercise, growing a business, parenting, and so much more.

Jason Wilkerson on Texas, Minnesota, Music, and Technology
May 16, 202254:2149.79 MB

Jason Wilkerson on Texas, Minnesota, Music, and Technology

Jason Wilkerson is a Sitecore MVP / Sitecore Architect at Wilkerson Consulting Inc. In this episode, Jason talks about growing up in southeastern Texas, music, faith, technology, Austin, moving to Minnesota, and so much more!