Mike Cohn

About Mike Cohn

As the founder of Mountain Goat Software, Mike Cohn specializes in helping companies adopt and improve their use of agile processes and techniques to build extremely high-performance development organizations.


Mike ran his first Scrum project in 1994, and has been a vocal proponent of Scrum ever since. With more than 20 years of experience, Mike was previously a technology executive in companies of various sizes, from startups to the Fortune 40.

Today, Mike is one of the industry’s most sought-after Certified Scrum Trainers. He is the author of three books on Scrum and agile, and the founder of the agile online training website, FrontRowAgile.com.

He is also a founding member of the Scrum Alliance and Agile Alliance, is a frequent keynote speaker at industry conferences and corporate events, and a thought leader at his popular blog on Scrum and agile.


Mike Cohn leads all of Mountain Goat Software’s training. To get a sense of his training style, check out this short video. You can also get a better sense of his approach to Scrum and agile through the following links:


Mike offers public courses around the globe through Mountain Goat Software, in the United States and parts of Europe. Mike can customize on-site training to suit your company’s needs, and also provides agile coaching and consulting services.

Mike comes with strong endorsements from class attendees and clients. Read through them, explore the site, and get to know us. Then, if you think Mountain Goat Software might be right for your company, give us a call at 1-888-61-AGILE (24453) or email at info@mountaingoatsoftware.com.

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