Kristen Womack

Building teams, launching products, leading with vision.


Writing by me and about my work

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Monolith to Microservices: Transforming a web-scale, real-world e-commerce platform using the Strangler Pattern | Guest Blog Post, Runscope | 4/13/17

See Big Ideas Born at Hack the Gap’s 2017 Hackathon at Target’s Minneapolis HQ | by  Target | 1/17/17 

Hack the Gap Shows There Are Women in Tech  | by  MAKE IT. MSP. | 1/6/17

COCO Members Hack the Diversity Gap | by CoCo | 1/6/17 

Product Manager Tricks for Life | by Kristen Womack | 12/30/16

The future according to the tech oracles | by Brian Martucci | Minnesota Business Magazine | 11/22/16

Sense and Reliability: Three Ideas to Build Trust into Your API | by Kristen Womack | Hitch | 11/5/16

The Next Frontier | by Kristen Womack | Night Sky Web Co | 11/4/16

Building an API Team | by Kristen Womack | Hitch | 10/26/16

Personas for APIs | by Kristen Womack | Hitch | 10/12/16

How to create amazing API documentation  | by Kristen Womack | Hitch | 10/5/16

How to Market Your API to People Who Hate Marketing | by Kristen Womack | Hitch | 9/28/16

Is your API set up for success? | by Kristen Womack | Hitch | 9/21/16

MN on the National Non-Flyover Radar During TCSW | by Jennifer Gilhoi | Spark Track 9/21/16

API Programs | by Kristen Womack | Hitch | 9/15/16

Developer Personas as a Revenue Growth Tool | by Mark Boyd | VisionMobile | 6/2/16

Building community at Hack the Gap | by Ira Brooker | 6/2/15

[Video] Hack The Gap 2016 Demos | TECH{dot}MN | 5/17/16

APIStrat Announces 2016 Program Chair Lorinda Brandon, and the Program Committee of API Industry Thought Leaders For October’s Boston Event | 3Scale | 4/26/16

40 Under 40 Interview - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal | 3/11/16

40 Under 40 Announcement | Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal | 1/21/2016

Women (Heart) Tech | by Brian Martucci | Minnesota Business Magazine | 12/23/2015

Runscope Chats with API Thought Leaders at the API Strategy & Practice Conference in Austin | by Ashley Waxman | 12/22/2015

The Maternity Games | by Kristen Womack | 12/14/2015

Hack the Gap Delivers On Minnesota’s First Female Hackathon | Tech{dot}MN | 5/18/2015

Twin Cities Geekettes Create a Chance to Stand Out | Star Tribune |5/14/2015

WAIT, BEST BUY HAS AN API?  | by Kristen Womack | 12/11/2014

Best Buy partners with IFTTT to offer store alerts | USATODAY | 11/26/2014

A Peek Inside a MPLS MadWomen Event  | Zeus Jones | 11/3/2014

Introducing the Best Buy Channel | 9/4/2014

IFTTT Puts Best Buy to Work for You | 9/4/2014

We Recommend You Check Out Our New API | by Kristen Womack, 8/7/2014

BEST BUY LAUNCHES RECOMMENDATIONS API | Interview with Kristen Womack | 8/8/2014

Totally New. Totally Responsive. Totally Awesome. | by Kristen Womack | 5/27/2014