, a new artificial intelligence between customers & businesses

presence is a new artificial intelligence model between customers & businesses.

Businesses still rely heavily on phone calls to handle customer interactions. At the same time most customers, especially Millennials, hate calling businesses and overwhelmingly prefer messaging. believes it is time to create a new conversation model with an AI sitting between customers and businesses, that is capable of handling most of the conversation, providing fast answers to customers, while saving time for the businesses.

The team is composed of experienced founders who have an IPO, and several successful exits behind them. It includes some of the most experienced people in the Bot space. Their previous company ­ Colloquis ­ was a leader in the field and was acquired by Microsoft. Their CTO led engineering and drove the development of the technology behind Smarterchild, a bot that had over 30 Million friends on IM networks ( .