Breakfast & Tech

New York

Past event

Creating Blended Teams - How to Make Staff Augmentation Work

You are invited to a breakfast event in midtown Manhattan, where leaders of tech companies will meet and share experiences of working with extended software teams.

The topic of the event is Creating Blended Teams: How to Make Staff Augmentation Work. The conversation will focus on:

  • Best practice and common pitfalls when using staff augmentation services.
  • Team Structure and processes.
  • Establishing the right culture between in-house and extended teams. 


The goal is to share your experience, debate ideas, and learn from the successes and challenges of other technology leaders in New York.

The speaker will be a highly experienced technologist: Mark O’Neill, VP of Engineering at EnergyHub.

The format:

  • Breakfast from 8:30am to 9am
  • Short presentation by Mark, followed by a discussion from 9am till 10am

The Speaker

Mark O’Neill

Mark O’Neill

VP of Engineering | EnergyHub

Mark is a senior technology executive with over two decades of experience growing and leading tech & product teams – in-house, as well as blended teams. He has previously architected and built systems across the ecommerce, media and robotics industries.

The Moderator

phil thomas

Phil Thomas

Head of Digital | Zartis

Phil is a technical leader with over 10 years of experience working in the software industry. He has extensive expertise in structuring, building, and leading blended teams towards success.


breakfast event


Enjoy some food and coffee in interesting company, and grow your network.

knowledge sharing between 2 males


Let's talk about the ins and outs of staff augmentation and explore the best practices.

team work and collaboration between 4 colleagues


Discover how others are addressing the challenges you might have and discover new approaches.

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Organized by Zartis and supported by Enterprise Ireland


What's the event location?

We are meeting at the Consulate of Ireland, in midtown Manhattan. The address is 345 Park Ave, New York, NY 10154. 

Can I bring a colleague?

Yes, please bring any co-worker or peer, whom you think may benefit from this meetup! Please make sure they register through the form on this page, so we add them to the guest list.

What's the format of this meetup?
  • 8:30am: Breakfast 

  • 9:00 till 10:00am: Discussion

    For those who can stay longer: 10:00am onwards – Networking

What time does the event start?

The doors will open for breakfast at 8:30am, and we will kick off the discussion at 9am.

I can't attend this one, but could you let me know about future events?

Sure! You can sign up to the mailing list here and we will keep you informed about the upcoming events.