Vice President, Product Management , Opower
Teacher turned techie, Marc Laitin is the Vice President of Product Management at Opower in Arlington, VA, responsible for international product development. Previously at Opower he held the position of Senior Director of Consumer Marketing where he led aggressive market tests to enhance the effectiveness of Opower programs.
Prior to joining Opower, Marc co-founded Wired for Change, a political technology and consulting firm which served more than 85 clients, including the Center for American Progress, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, Economic Policy Institute, the Democracy Alliance, MoveOn.org, the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights and the National Religious Campaign Against Torture. From 1997-2004, Marc was a teacher and covered everything from mathematics to economics, history, and politics. Marc currently lives in Washington D.C. with his wife Lauren, and their two daughters, Ida and Louise.