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Cheryl Ainoa

Cheryl Ainoa
Chief of Product Development Operations, Intuit Inc.

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Cheryl Ainoa is the Chief of Product Development Operations for Intuit where she focuses on maximizing the agility and productivity of Intuit’s product development teams and the development of platforms and central technology. Previous to her current role, Cheryl spent 8 years at Yahoo! in roles of increasing scope and impact. As the VP of Engineering for Yahoo!‘s Media group, she led the teams that developed and managed the #1 Media products reaching over 70 million people worldwide. These include Yahoo’s Finance, Sports, News and Entertainment products. As the SVP of Global Service Engineering for Yahoo!, she led the teams that managed all Yahoo! applications in production worldwide. Prior to Yahoo!, Cheryl spent 15 years in positions of technical leadership at companies such as Broderbund Software,, Healtheon/WebMD, Informix Software and Impac Medical Systems. Cheryl has a B.S.E.E from Washington State University and an MBA from Santa Clara University.


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Cheryl Ainoa (Intuit Inc.)
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Every consecutive four-year interval since 1984 has produced a new disruption, but few companies survive beyond their four-year pinnacle of existence. Cheryl Ainoa, senior vice president, platform development for Intuit, will discuss how to recognize the signs leading up to major disruption and how you and your company can adapt to embrace innovation for the future. Read more.