Tuesday, October 26, 2010

DasScrumTeam is on the starting blocks!

Peter Stevens, Andreas Schliep, Peter Beck

One year ago, Peter Beck, Andreas Schliep and I decided to form a marketing partnership called DasScrumTeam (The Scrum Team).  Our goal was to leverage each others strengths, pool resources when appropriate and share information and experience to guarantee and continually improve the quality of our coaching and courses, and have a common platform for delivering international projects.

It quickly became apparent that DST was a good idea, but we needed to work even more closely together. So this summer, we formed our GmbH in Zurich, got a bank account and VAT number and we are slowly but surely getting ready to start operations. Starting January 1, 2011, we will be doing business as DasScrumTeam GmbH.

What does this mean for you, our customers and partners? On one level, not much. We will continue to offer top quality Training and Coaching in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Administratively, we have new accounts for payments and a new VAT number, and of course, new email addresses.

Most importantly, we have more depth. A team is stronger than the individual contributors. Our experience complements each other, so we can support your Lean and Agile Transformations at the Management, Team and Engineering levels even better than before.

Got a question? You can check us out at DasScrumTeam.com or drop me a email.