Song by Tony Blank

Song by Tony Blank

Transcript

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  2. Tony Blank Community Team Lead blank@sendgrid.com @thetonyblank

  3. @thetonyblank It Takes A Team How DevRel changes with team

    size
  4. @thetonyblank What is Developer Relations? Sales? Evangelism? Marketing? Community? Support?

    Biz Dev? Purveyor of Happy Hours? Training?
  5. @thetonyblank

  6. @thetonyblank • Find your “legs” • Internal Evangelism • DevPost

    Hackathon Success as 1 person
  7. @thetonyblank • All eggs in one basket • Lack of

    perspective • Burnout Dangers of a small team
  8. @thetonyblank

  9. @thetonyblank Lone Wolf

  10. @thetonyblank On the road again Just can't get wait to

    get on the road again
  11. @thetonyblank I find love is makin' music with my friends

    And I can’t wait to get on the road again
  12. @thetonyblank On the road again, like a band of gypsies

    we go down the highway We're the best of friends, insisting that the world keep turnin' our way, and our way
  13. @thetonyblank On the road again, just can't get wait to

    get on the road again I find love is makin' music with my friends And I can't wait to get on the road again
  14. @thetonyblank

  15. @thetonyblank Community Team

  16. @thetonyblank Different Challenges

  17. @thetonyblank Startups

  18. @thetonyblank

  19. @thetonyblank Why?

  20. @thetonyblank It’s Cat Poop Coffee!

  21. @thetonyblank It’s Feline Excrement Coffee!

  22. @thetonyblank

  23. @thetonyblank Accelerators == The Cat

  24. @thetonyblank Startups == Coffee Beans

  25. @thetonyblank SendGrid’s Accelerate == THE BEST COFFEE

  26. @thetonyblank Side Note: ROI

  27. @thetonyblank Side Note: Build tools!

  28. @thetonyblank Codin' in the mornin' sun I'll be codin' til

    the evening comes Watchin' pull requests roll in… I'll be sending thumbs up again..
  29. @thetonyblank I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay Sendin'

    the JIRA cards away… I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay shippin' coooooode
  30. @thetonyblank Looks like nothing's gonna change All the diffs will

    remain the same I can't merge what 10 people want me to merge.. SO THE BRANCH WILL REMAIN THE SAME
  31. @thetonyblank Sittin' here restin' my bones This repo just won't

    leave me alone 10,000 lines I code Just to bring this app home
  32. @thetonyblank I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay Sendin'

    the JIRA cards away… I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay shippin' coooooode
  33. @thetonyblank Sorry I’m not great at whistling…

  34. @thetonyblank DevRel: Relevant at every stage of your business

  35. @thetonyblank Pre-funding: Founders

  36. @thetonyblank Funded: Lone Wolf

  37. @thetonyblank Growth: Small Team

  38. @thetonyblank Stable/Profit: Mature Team

  39. @thetonyblank Sales Marketing Support Biz Dev Training DEV RELATIONS

  40. @thetonyblank Headin' down to APIStrat Is gonna make your head

    explode from all the smart, amazing talks except the one from Tony Blank
  41. @thetonyblank Austin has amazing food Have you seen the food

    trucks, dude? You should make your way down to Liberty and try some @EastSideKingATX
  42. @thetonyblank Mark, well, he's the conference chair He comes from

    Barcelona He picked the talks, the tracks, the beer the things we're all enjoying here
  43. @thetonyblank Mark, you know, he writes those words about us,

    the cool API nerds you know, we think that's pretty rad cause curling's are not a fad
  44. @thetonyblank All the attendees they say Glad we're here on

    a Thursday Sure beats sitting at a desk Cause cubes, they are grotesque
  45. @thetonyblank Can't forget about Kin Lane I think we last

    hung out in Spain He's dropping bombs with his wisdom About the API systems
  46. @thetonyblank His blog should be no big surprise It's all

    about the APIs The only thing I could mention here… He's got an epic beard
  47. @thetonyblank All the attendees they say This talk is weird,

    but it's ok Gettin' off the stage is a Tony Thank you for your time....
  48. @thetonyblank It Takes A Team How DevRel changes with team

    size