Person Overview

Director, Product Marketing at Gigwalk
Strategic Partner Manager at Google, Lead Product Manager at Microsoft, See All (5)
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Detailed Description


Natala Menezes is the former Director of Product Management at TeachStreet - a locally focused vertical search engine connecting teachers with new students. In this role she focuses on taking new products to market, defining a customer-centric product strategy and overall search experience. Previously, Natala was at Microsoft where she launched the self-serve ad platform (adCenter) and their contextual advertising offering, Content Ads.

Prior to joining Microsoft, Natala was a member of the Strategic Partnerships group at Google managing a variety of their syndication partnerships. Before she jumped into Technology, Natala worked in non-profits for the AIDS Memorial Quilt and Silicon Valley based non-profit start-up Kids in Common.

A recognized leader in the Search industry, Natala is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, where she received a BA in Philosophy. Natala splits her time between the foggy airports of San Francisco and Seattle.

Experience (7)

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    Director, Product & Partnerships
    Mar, 2012
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    Shoestring Agency

    Feb, 2010 - Sep, 2012
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    Director, Product Marketing
    Aug 1, 2011 - Feb 1, 2012
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    Sr. Product Manger, Mechanical Turk
    Jul 26, 2010 - Jul, 2011
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    Director, Product Development
    Oct 6, 2008 - Jan 20, 2010
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    Lead Product Manager
    2004 - Jan, 2008
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    Strategic Partner Manager
    2001 - Jan, 2004