Forging your career in DevRel: Advocate to Exec


Kim Maida

Job title

VP of Developer Relations




DevRelCon 2021

Developer Relations has grown and evolved as a discipline in recent years, but the DevRel career path is still murky. However, our time is arriving. Executive DevRel roles are here. Developer Relations can have a seat at the leadership table — and already does at some organizations.

What does it take to grow your DevRel career from Advocate to Director to VP? How do your responsibilities, influence, and scope change as you walk this path?

In this talk from DevRelCon 2021, Kim shares skills and sentiments on how to grow both DevRel’s influence in an organization while also forging a successful, fulfilling career path for yourself.


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