A Silicon Valley-based CTO for 3 startups, has over 15 years of experience in contact center engineering, AI, and Blockchain, also a former Director of Engineering for a Washington DC-based $2 billion AI unicorn. He has also consulted for Fortune 100 companies, including Apple, Barclays, and AT&T, as well as two very successful blockchain companies. Has also been through Google and Microsoft’s acceleration in London and San Francisco. He is frequently quoted in Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Thrive Global, as well as being a contributor in Bigdata-madesimple.com and AIBusiness.com. He has also been a speaker at many conferences and actively contributes to many forums in the industry.