FOSTER CITY, Calif. — February 20, 2019 — Conversica, Inc., the leader in conversational artificial intelligence (AI) for business, today announced that it has been ranked the sixth most innovative AI company in the world on Fast Company’s 2019 list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies (MIC).
“With so many companies doing amazing work in the AI space, it’s a great honor to make Fast Company’s global top 10 list,” said Conversica CEO Alex Terry. “We are, of course, thrilled that our AI-powered business conversations drive revenue and customer satisfaction. But this recognition is really a testament to our team’s ongoing commitment to innovation — a commitment that we continue to make a top priority.”
Conversica AI assistants deliver a personalized human touch at scale. Conversica customers augment their workforce with AI assistants to turbocharge sales, marketing, account management, and customer success. Conversica’s AI assistants converse using multiple communication channels and in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, German, French, Japanese, and Portuguese.
Conversica’s flagship product, the Sales AI Assistant, automates the lead follow-up process and engages every sales lead in a two-way, human-like conversation and then takes appropriate autonomous actions to help customers increase revenue. By improving the engagement rate and opportunity creation rate of marketing and sales leads, the Conversica Sales AI Assistant can identify hot leads faster and earlier in the cycle, freeing salespeople to do what they do best – build trusted, lasting relationships with their customers.
This year, Fast Company’s editors and writers sought out groundbreaking businesses across 35 industries and regions. They also judged nominations received through their application process. The list honors the businesses making the most profound impact on both industry and culture, showcasing a variety of ways to thrive in today’s volatile world. Half of the companies on this year’s MIC 50 list — including Conversica — are appearing for the first time.
Conversica is the leader in conversational AI for business and the only provider of AI-driven lead engagement software for marketing and sales organizations. The flagship Conversica Sales AI Assistant helps companies find and secure customers more quickly and efficiently by automatically contacting, engaging, qualifying and following up with leads via natural, two-way conversations. Used by more than 1,000 companies worldwide, Conversica’s AI assistants are built on a proven and patented AI platform integrating natural language understanding (NLU), natural language generation (NLG), and deep learning capabilities and engage prospects over multiple communication channels and in multiple languages. The recipient of many analyst firm and industry awards, Conversica is a portfolio company of Providence Equity, Kennet Partners and Toba Capital and is headquartered in Foster City, Calif. To learn more, visit conversica.com and follow the company on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.