We bring deep experience and broad capabilities to help organizations create Dojos and realize “Project to Product” transformations.
Dion Stewart is a coach, mentor, developer, and international speaker. He helps organizations improve their product delivery value streams, addressing practices from product discovery through DevOps. For the last few years he has helped organizations bootstrap Dojos and implement “Project to Product” transformations, often combining the two. Past clients include Thomson Reuters, GE, Disney, Wells Fargo, Target, Interactive Intelligence, Pearson, Digital River, Siemens, Lifetouch, and Verizon.
He enjoys working in situations where he is able to combine his interests in learning models, organizational change, and product development. Outside of work, Dion enjoys playing and recording music, meditation, and tai chi.
Joel spent the early years of his career developing low latency/high throughput trading systems leveraging open source products. For the past 12 years, he has been coaching teams and organizations around developing new practices and approaches to product delivery. Joel was one of the original coaches in the Target Dojo and has been a Dojo coach for over 4 years. He has coached in two large Dojos and has been an adviser for two others. He has worked with Target, Northwest Mutual, Nielsen, RR Donnelly, Thomson Reuters, Disney, Pearson, and Verizon.
Outside of work, Joel enjoys spending time with his kids, coaching baseball, and going to punk rock concerts.