As Chief Operating Officer, Nick Coppolo oversees Spire Digital’s delivery team of product owners, engineers, and designers.
Coppolo is a master at distilling complex business problems down to simple, elegant solutions. He excels at “getting from here to there” by identifying assumptions and opportunities, then molding cross-functional groups into product delivery “SWAT” teams.
As a product owner, consultant, and designer, Nick brings products to market for a diverse array of clients and verticals: from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, enterprise application development to digital marketing. He leads product development initiatives for key clients including Berkshire Hathaway, Pitney Bowes, USDA, Swisslog, and Trimble.
Away from Spire, Coppolo is an active speaker on the topics of product development, lean thinking, and agile methodologies for a variety organizations including Adobe, the Colorado Technology Association, Galvanize, CU’s Business School, Denver Startup Week, Creative Mornings, and Innosphere among others. Additionally, he is a regular guest lecturer with DU’s School of Engineering & Computer Science and a mentor for DU’s Project X-ITE entrepreneurial program. Nick is a recipient of the both Denver Business Journal’s “C-Suite” award and Colorado Business Magazine’s “GenXYZ Most Influential Young Professional” award for excellence in leadership, growth, and innovation.
Holding degrees in Music from The Juilliard School and Indiana University, Nick combines technical acumen with his extensive background in the Arts and Humanities to provide unique, fresh, and thoughtful solutions to our clients’ business problems.
In his spare time, Nick can be found in the mountains with his wife, Lindsey, and dogs, Lilly and Lucy, skiing, hunting, gardening, and cooking.