High Tech Leadership

How do you influence teams without authority? Matt Shultz, Product Manager at Symantec discusses the strategies that product managers at need to rely on at high tech companies and why their roles differ from other team leaders.

About Matt Schultz:

Matt Schultz serves as the current President of the Silicon Valley Chapter of the BYU Management Society (BYUMS). The BYUMS is a global organization that provides opportunities for local professionals to build their network and develop themselves professionally and personally. Matt, originally from Seattle, completed his schooling at BYU, earning an undergraduate degree in Finance. He subsequently worked in Corporate Finance in the consumer products industry for several years and then returned to BYU to earn an MBA. He continued to work in Finance at Coca-Cola for a summer and then at Symantec, which brought him to the Bay Area in 2011 after completing grad school. He has since moved into Product Management at Symantec, working in the Information Security Group.