About Damon Poole


Damon’s 22 years of software experience spans from small co-located teams all the way up global development organizations with hundreds of teams. Damon is a past President and Vice President of Agile New England. He writes frequently on the topic of Agile development, is the author of the web book “Do It Yourself Agile,” and a pioneer in the area of Multistage Continuous Integration and mixing Scrum and Kanban. Damon’s speaking engagements include: Agile and Beyond 2010-2012, Agile Business Conference, many AgilePaloozas, Agile 2008-2012, Agile DC 2012, Agile Development Practices, and numerous Agile community groups. Damon has has trained thousands of people on Agile techniques and done process consulting with numerous companies including Ford, Capital One, Polycom, Xerox, Orbitz, Texas Instruments, and Verizon Wireless. He is also a co-founder and past CEO and CTO of AccuRev where he created multiple Jolt Award winning products including AccuRev and AccuWorkflow.