Published on March 11, 2014
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential1 Confessionsof a tech CEO who still loves to code
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential2 Hello, my name is Lew Cirne
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential3 I’m the CEO & founder of New Relic
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential4 350+ employees $115M in financing 4 offices worldwide
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential5 I didn’t do traditional “CEO” things last year. No suit. No tie. No presentations.
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New Relic, Inc. | Confidential7 Instead I hacked a new batch of code for our next generation set of products.
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential8 Then I spent the year with my team, making “pure coding joy” = a great product
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New Relic, Inc. | Confidential10 The results? The team is happy (and I’m doing what I love). Innovation is front & center for us
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential11 The results? after 15 months of work by me & team Preview in October Now in private beta Public beta & GA this year
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential12 Surround yourself with exceptional people
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential13 When do you innovate / disrupt yourself?
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential14 We are here RevenueGrowth Time Disrupt yourself! Too late! Disrupt yourself again!
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential15 Why this is good for our company (andyours)
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential16 Culture of innovation and product first Keeps me connected to technology trends and helps with strategic decision making Innovate/disrupt yourself before the world does
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential17 You can make a difference doing the thing you love
New Relic, Inc. | Confidential18 Thank you
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