Taylor is passionate about helping good humans build awesome products. He draws inspiration from his time as a liberal arts student at Amherst College, experience as a designer at North Social, and lifelong athletic endeavors. Most recently he has built Fivetran, a fully managed automated data integration provider, from an idea to a rapidly growing global business valued at more than $5.6 billion. He believes that magic happens when you can build a simple yet powerful product that is truly innovative and helps users solve a hard problem. He understands this is only possible with an amazing team and is privileged to work with the best in the business.
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Welcome keynote and kickoff
It’s time to kick off the Modern Data Stack Conference! Join Fivetran co-founders George Fraser and Taylor Brown as they open our 1.5 days together. They’ll discuss the state of the modern data stack and how they see it growing and changing, as well as the forces driving our industry forward.