Meet the Team

We’re journalists, computer scientists, and creative thinkers. We bring different approaches to a shared vision in which artificial intelligence solves for both business and human needs.

FOUNDER & CEO

DAEIL KIM

The technical founder for AI.Reverie and formerly a senior data scientist at the New York Times. He received his Ph.D in computer science from Brown University, and his research has been published in several of the top machine learning conferences (NIPS, ICML, AISTATS).

FOUNDER & COO

PAUL WALBORSKY

Former SVP at the New York Times leading the global digital expansion. Paul brings to the table decades of entrepreneurial experience in technology startups. He was the CEO of Gigaom for over 7 years, growing revenue from $300k to $18 million and was the founder and COO of WorldStreet, a SaaS CRM platform acquired by Thomson Reuters in 2002.

FOUNDER & GENERAL COUNSEL

JOEY TRAN

A co-founder and partner of Acceleron Law Group, LLP, a Silicon Valley law firm, Joey has represented a wide variety of companies — ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies across the high tech industry including Web 2.0 and life sciences.

PAUL CALLENDER
Technical Art
ALVARO CASTAÑEDA PORTILLO
Procedural Art
NATE BACON
Project
ANH DANG
Product
TAURIAC DI CIOCCIO
Engineering
DAVID FUHRER
Procedural Art
DANNY GILLIES
Engineering
THOMAS HOSSLER
Computer Vision
THOMAS KADLEC
Engineering
PERRIN LAWRENCE
Marketing
JAY LEVERETT
Computer Vision
NICK LUCCHESI
Engineering
JOHN MALASKA
Animation
CONOR OBERLANDER
Technical Art
DREW PARKS
Procedural Art
SETH POTTER
Sales
JUSTIN RIVENBARK
Technical Art
PATRICK RODRIGUEZ
Computer Vision
NATASHA RUIZ
Technical Art
JOHN SAMPSON
Engineering
JESSE TAYLOR
Engineering
LOIDA VALENTIN
Project

Our Scientific Advisors

TAMARA BRODERICK
Machine Learning Researcher, Professor at MIT

MICHAEL HUGHES
Machine Learning Researcher, Post-Doc Scholar at Harvard University

ERIK SUDDERTH
Vision Researcher, Professor at UC Irvine

Our Business Advisors

ARNNON GESHURI
Former Vice President of Human Resources at Tesla Motors

DERRICK HARRIS
Founder, Editor of Architecht

MURTAZA HUSSAIN
Co-Founder of StreamLabs

DAVID MARCUS
Managing Partner, Emigrant Partners

CHRIS MISNER
Advisor & Investor @ C2 Growth, Former GM – Apple Online Store, Asia Pacific

SHEA TATE-DI DONNA
Founder & CEO at Zana

TODD YELLIN
Vice President of Product at Netflix

Our Investors

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