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About Me

Hi! I’m Blair. My wife and I live in Pittsboro, North Carolina with our baby daughter and two doggos.

  • Work now: Principal Product Manager at SAS Software
  • Work then: Demandware (now the Salesforce Commerce Cloud); IBM; global health project management (South Sudan, Kenya, Vietnam) and Peace Corps Cameroon (❤ 🇨🇲) More details
  • Before that: The University of Virginia (go hoos) and business school at Duke.
  • Not work: Backcountry hiking, powerlifting, good cocktails and reading/writing

My Writing

I have authored or co-authored two books:

My 4 most popular blog posts of all time, based on traffic:

I write a lot about enterprise software and where it is going; the need to regulate Big Tech and infuse it with greater social responsibility; a bunch of stuff on enterprise product management; and a lot of non-techy topics, like questions in ancient history, the Peace Corps, better banking ideas, and financial questions every millennial parent should be asking.

Here’s a full list of my blog posts, in reverse-chrono order, that you can peruse.

Stay in touch

I send out an irregular email update with a list of the most interesting stuff I’ve read on the web, plus a summary of my own writing. Subscriber growth is strong and click-throughs are high. You can also read past issues of my email updates at that same link.

The easiest way to find me is on the Twitterwebs: @BlairReeves

If you want to drop me a line, I look forward to hearing from you. (I think.) blair (at)

Thanks for reading!