Agile Games Conference

Founder, Nexxle

Damon is the founder of Nexxle, an Ad-hoc Priority Management System for Everyone. He is an entrepreneur and software industry veteran that deeply understands how to create an environment of technology and market innovation that leads to business success. Prior to Nexxle, he was Chief Agilist at Eliassen, where he built the Agile delivery organization from the ground up. At Eliassen he provided executive level coaching to diverse organizations including Fidelity, Capital One, and Oanda. Damon was also the founder, CTO, and initial CEO of AccuRev, a leading Software Configuration Management company acquired by Micro Focus. At AccuRev, he created multiple award-winning products including AccuRev, AccuWork, and AccuWorkflow.

Director of Delivery Operations

Gillian is a an Agile enthusiast with a passion for teamwork. She has worked with scrum teams developing software for retail, currency exchange and earth sciences. Gillian now works on the delivery team at She is an ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Coaching with a background in engineering from MIT.

Gillian is a co-organizer of the AgileTO Meetup and lead facilitator for bi-monthly interactive breakout group activities such as Lean CoffeeLego Shared VisioningDecider Protocol and Resolution Protocol the Agile Work Game and Retrospectives.

President, Sapir Consulting US

Michael Nir, Transformation Inspiration Expert, Lean Agile Coach; empowers organizations to deliver results;

With over sixteen years of experience Michael has been leading change at global organizations in diverse industries. Committed to sustained results as well as the journey, Michael balances a passion for creativity and innovation alongside tested proven approaches for solution delivery. Michael inspires people and teams to change, cognitively and emotionally, building on enthusiasm from climbing the hill AND reaching the top. 

Director, Engineering Practices at Constant Contact

10+ years of experience developing, prioritizing, and executing complex project/programs in dynamic, highly energized software companies.  Proficient Project Leader and Agile Coach forming and successfully implementing organization-wide capabilities focused on Agile, SAFe, and Lean best practices. Natural team leader with successful track records adept at creating and motivating collaborative teams focused on improving efficiencies and providing business value to deliver superior results.


Agile Coach and Consultant

Coaching and training teams on Agile/Lean/Lean Startup, founder