Embracing Agile Culture for Business Success - Mike Stone - Episode #26

Agencies That Build

Sep 17 2021 • 49 mins

Mike Stone is the Co Founder at The Gnar Company, a development company that builds robust products designed for the long haul. They try to turn wild ideas into incredible digital experiences.


  • Working with offshore agencies has a number of advantages, the most important of which is cost.
  • Using clickable prototypes to allow clients to experience the application can be really beneficial.
  • “We really can't just start swinging hammers, we need to provide the engineering team with a blueprint and a sense of what they're going to build.” - Mike
  • It's a good idea to create a repeatable process that allows you to move swiftly while still delivering a high-quality output.
  • Code audits assist you in determining whether or not to work for a particular client.


Busted Myths:

  • Focus on the ‘Now’.