Richard Whitehead - Product School Instructor
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Richard Whitehead

Director of Product Marketing, Workfront

Richard has been in Product Management and Product Marketing for over two decades, gaining expertise in international business, strategy, and engineering. Today, he is a Director of Product Marketing at Workfront, a work management application

Richard has been in Product Management and Product Marketing for over two decades, gaining expertise in international business, strategy, and engineering. Today, he is a Director of Product Marketing at Workfront, a work management application.He began his professional work as a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Citrix, where he was mainly responsible for marketing the main product line. Shortly after, he took up a role at Novell, a global software company, where he has spent over 8 years of his lucrative career. For the past 5 years, he has been leading the company’s efforts at Workfront, progressively attaining various roles in Marketing, Product, and Tech. Richard is described by his colleagues as having an exceptional marketing strategy with the ability to convert complex technical capabilities into understandable benefits that engage customers. Apart from being a true marketing professional, Richard is also a natural leader; he combines his know-how to build thought leadership and market awareness around both mature and emerging new technology.Richard holds a Bachelor of Science in Design Engineering from Brigham Young University. His studies merged the fields of graphic arts, computer science, math, and physics, giving him a perfect blend of analytical and technical skills for his career in Product. An avid writer, Richard is also the author of numerous articles, blogs, and industry books.

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