Canadian executive leaves Facebook to launch AI startup in Toronto

Canadian executive leaves Facebook to launch AI startup in Toronto

Steve Irvine, founder and CEO of Integrate.ai joins BNN to talk about his latest project: Integrated.ai. The goal of this company is to make the interaction between business and customer easier and more natural.

You can watch the video here (requires Flash player).

Press Release: Integrate.ai Raises $5M Seed Round from Georgian Partners

Press Release: Integrate.ai Raises $5M Seed Round from Georgian Partners

February 6, 2017 – Toronto, ON: Integrate.ai, a Toronto-based AI-first enterprise software company, announced today that it has raised a landmark $5M USD seed investment from Georgian Partners.

Founded in January 2017 by former Facebook executive Steve Irvine, Integrate.ai is a leading platform for large enterprises to train AI-enabled solutions that drive customer engagement and revenue growth.

Integrate.ai plans to aggressively expand its research and development capabilities in Toronto where there is a significant pool of artificial intelligence (AI) and software engineering talent.

Former Facebook executive’s AI startup snags an unlikely Canadian investor

Former Facebook executive’s AI startup snags an unlikely Canadian investor

Sean Silcoff in the Globe and Mail:

"When Steve Irvine headed Facebook Inc.’s marketing partner program, he met dozens of top Fortune 500 CEOs eager to learn about the latest technology trends. “The number one question [they had] was … “Who’s the Uber of my industry that will disrupt me?’” he says. “And, ‘What new technology advance will they use to facilitate that?’”