Startup Grind Eastside hosts Jeff Ramos, GM (The Garage @MSFT)

Activity Description

The Garage has centers are in Redmond, WA., Vancouver, B.C., Silicon Valley, Beijing, China, Herzliya, Israel, Cambridge, Massachusetts and Hyderabad, India. The Garage is responsible for Microsoft’s flagship //oneweek Hackathon that attracts over twenty five thousand employees from around the world. 

The Garage is Microsoft’s official outlet for experimental projects from product teams across the company to test a hypothesis and receive early customer feedback. The Garage also offers an intern opportunity to a small number of highly selective students to work in small teams, hack on contemporary technology, conduct customer research, design, and develop a product.

Ramos has been with Microsoft since 1997 and has held several strategic roles in product development, marketing and business strategy. Learn more here