- Total Equity Funding
- $4.9M in 3 Rounds from 3 Investors
- Most Recent Funding
- Venture on November 4, 2014 / Undisclosed Amount
- San Francisco, CA
- Sophia’s ‘Ambiance™’ technology is an artificial intelligence (AI) based e-commerce solution that solves the problem of online ad blindness.
- Vladimir Dobrynin, Dave Patterson
- Search Engine, E-Commerce, Shopping, Retail Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Brand Marketing, Mobile, Internet of Things
Ambiance™ uses sophisticated contextually aware content analytics to marry both sides of the e-commerce equation – enabling consumers to discover relevant products in real time and publishers and e-tailers to substantially increase revenues.
Through associating web content with products people want to buy, it eliminates the need to invade consumer privacy through tracking techniques and click-through rates are up to an order of magnitude greater than current industry standards.
Sophia is a venture backed company with offices in San Francisco, CA, Belfast, Northern Ireland & St. Petersburg, Russia.
Funding Rounds (3) - $4.9MUpdate
Current Team (10)Update
|Nov 4, 2014||nibusinessnow.co.uk - UK Angel CoFund backs Sophia to help brands tackle banner ad blindness - NI Business Now|
|May 29, 2014||wrd.cm - How Ambient E-commerce Might Make People Say 'Yes'|
|May 27, 2014||huff.to - What is Ambient Ecommerce?|
|May 8, 2014||Bitly - Former Saatchi & Saatchi UK CEO Lee Daley joins board of Sophia, firm tackling online ad blindness|
|Mar 21, 2014||Bitly - Sophia Launches Ambiance(TM), the World’s First Ambient E-commerce Platform|
|Mar 4, 2013||FinSMEs - FinSMEs|
|Nov 10, 2011||kmworld.com - KM World Magazine trend setting - product 2010 & 2011|
|Nov 10, 2011||chrisjhorn.wordpress.com - Semantic Tagging: OpenCalais and Sophia - Chrisjhorn's Blog 12 September 2011|
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