Leader in Conversational AI Recognized for Continued Accelerated Growth at Scale

FOSTER CITY, CA—October 18, 2017—Conversica, the leader in conversational AI for business, has been honored as one of the fastest growing private companies in the Bay Area and awarded the prestigious San Francisco Business Times “Fast 100” recognition at last night’s gala awards ceremony.

Now in its 26th year, the San Francisco Business Times “Fast 100” award recognizes the top 100 fastest-growing private companies in the Bay Area in every industry. Winners include several iconic brands and companies, including Salesforce, Cloudera, Gainsight and MuleSoft. This year’s winners were selected based on percentage of revenue growth increase between 2014 and 2016.

“We are thrilled to be honored in this way for our achievement,” said Conversica CEO Alex Terry. “It is deeply gratifying and humbling to be recognized as one of the 100 fastest growing private companies in the San Francisco Bay Area—the heart of innovation and a hotbed of fast-growing companies.”

Terry added, “We’re productizing and commercializing artificial intelligence in a way that others can only talk about—and we’re doing it at scale and seeing accelerating growth year over year. We’re very excited about what’s going on at Conversica, and it’s wonderful to see that others are excited about it, too.”

Conversica automates routine business conversations using virtual assistants powered by artificial intelligence. The company’s flagship AI Sales Assistant engages leads in a human conversation to qualify more of them for sales, freeing humans to spend more time closing business.

The “Top 100” recognition is just the most recent nod the company has received—Conversica is also a Red Herring Top 100 award winner and has been in included in the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fast growing private companies for two years running.

To see Conversica’s AI Sales Assistants in action, visit Conversica at the upcoming SiriusDecisions Technology Exchange in Austin and at Dreamforce 2017 in San Francisco.

About Conversica

Conversica is the leader in AI-powered business conversations and the only provider of AI-driven lead engagement software for marketing and sales organizations. The flagship Conversica® AI Sales 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 sales assistants are built on a proven AI platform integrating natural language processing (NLP), natural language generation (NLG), and machine learning (ML) capabilities and engage prospects over multiple communication channels and in multiple languages. Recognized by Gartner as a Cool Vendor, Conversica is a portfolio company of Providence Equity, Kennet Partners and Toba Capital and is headquartered in Foster City, California.

To learn more, visit conversica.com and follow the company on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.


Alex Terry with SF Business Times Fast 100 Award

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