In this episode of AgileNEXT, Zach Supalla joins Daniel and Stephen to discuss his thoughts on agile for hardware, small batch manufacturing,  corporate culture, and where Agile is headed NEXT.

Some topics include:

  • Using Agile to build hardware
  • Agile hiring techniques
  • Small batch manufacturing
  • Silicon Valley Startups



Zach Supalla is founder and CEO of Particle (formerly Spark IO), a start-up that’s making it easier to build internet-connected hardware (Internet of Things). He has raised more than $1MM on Kickstarter and has been featured on CNN and in WSJ, TechCrunch, Fast Company, Forbes, Fortune, Mashable, and more. Particle was listed as one of Fast Company’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in the Internet of Things.