Marty Cagan Joins WebFilings as Senior Advisor

November 27, 2012

Marty Cagan, a 30-year veteran of software and product design, has joined WebFilings as a senior advisor.

He is currently a Founder and Partner of Silicon Valley Product Group, a high-end technology executive consulting firm. Cagan was previously the senior vice president of product management and design for eBay.

Cagan began his career at Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, researching and building software products. After HP, Cagan joined Netscape Communications in its infancy, where he helped companies apply emerging internet technology. Cagan has also served as an executive responsible for creating products for America Online.

Cagan will advise WebFilings on product design and development, business strategy, and user experience.

Cagan is the author of the 2008 book Inspired: How To Create Products Customers Love. Cagan holds B.A. degrees in computer science and applied economics from the University of California at Santa Cruz, and he is a graduate of the Stanford University Executive Institute.

Marty Vanderploeg

About the author

Marty Vanderploeg is the President, Chief Operating Officer, and Director at Workiva. He is the former founder and COO at Engineering Animation, Inc.