" The rapidly growing and widespread demand for bots that we've seen at Gupshup clearly proves the need for a new level of standardization within the industry, and BotChain offers a powerful solution,"
Gupshup CEO, Beerud Sheth.
The $50B industry of autonomous bots lacks the universal standards or protocols of every other major software industry. There is also a general fear and lack of trust, especially with consumers, for AI. These conditions limit growth and presents significant compliance risks for corporations
Core services and nodes provide basic utility while allowing for a robust application layer for users
RPA & Bot developers benefit from 3rd party based certifications of quality and tools to assist in their enterprise compliance.
Enterprise corporations in search of trustworthy AI who are readily available for compliance audits.
Employees and consumers seeking confidence that corporations are handling data and decisions by Bots in a safe and responsible manner.
Miners and blockchain developers can earn BotCoin by running applications or node layers across the distributed network.
The BotChain was created by the team at Talla Inc. After more than two years of building intelligent, AI-driven bots for the enterprise, Talla began pursuing their idea for BotChain. Talla is based in Boston, Massachusetts and has raised over $12 million dollars in venture capital, making it one of the most well-funded startups focused on building A.I. autonomous agents for the enterprise. The leadership team represents decades of experience in software development, Artificial Intelligence, startups, and innovation.
Chief Executive Officer
Rob is a repeat venture-backed entrepreneur and angel investor in 45+ AI and blockchain companies. Previously he was the CEO & Co-Founder of Backupify (Acquired by Datto). He is the author of Inside AI.
Chief Data Scientist
Byron has a PhD in Cognitive and Neural Systems from Boston University and an MS in Bioinformatics from Marquette University.
Jon has run engineering teams from early stage to large scale. Most recently, he was Director of Engineering at Drync, and lead the Ad Products Team at Tapjoy. He has a M.Sc. in Complex Adaptive Systems from Chalmers University.
Chief Operating Officer
Most recently, Anthony lead strategy and development for Propel Marketing, now Thrivehive, during its growth from $6 to $50M. He previously held partnership and revenue leadership roles at Monster and Yahoo! after starting his career as a strategy consultant with Accenture.
Henry most recently served as a Sr Software Engineer at Akamai Technologies, where he configured management systems and development of enterprise on-ramp technologies. He has a BA from Auburn University and pursued graduate studies in Distributed Systems at the University of Connecticut.
Director of Marketing
Brooke joined Talla Inc in 2015 after advising early stage companies on customer acquisition and go-to-market strategy in the London consumer products market. Before that, she lead social media at The Muse. She holds a BA from Smith College.