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A Computer "Vision-ary"

Founded in 2013 by Matthew Zeiler, a foremost expert in machine learning, Clarifai has been a market leader since winning the top five places in image classification at the ImageNet 2013 competition.

Our powerful image and video recognition solutions are built on the most advanced machine learning platform and made easily accessible via API, device SDK and on-premise, empowering businesses all over the world to build a new generation of intelligent applications.

Passion, dedication and innovation

We give everything we have to advancing our mission of bringing state-of-the-art AI technologies to people and organizations everywhere.


Best AI Product in Government

Ranked the most innovative solution in this category


Emerging Startups 2020: Top Big Data Analytics

Named a Soonicorn on the way to becoming an elite Unicorn


Top Places to Work for Generation Z

Leading by example for best work-life balance


The Forrester New Wave™: Computer Vision Platforms, Q4 2019

Ranked a leading computer vision platform alongside the most significant players

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2013 winner of the top five places in image classification


Happiest Users Award

Recognized for excelling in customer satisfaction


Best Image Recognition Software

Ranked #6 out of 117 companies with highest customer rating


Best Artificial Neural Network Software

Ranked #3 out of 38 vendor companies



2019 Technology Fast 500™

Named by Deloitte #71 out of the 500 fastest-growing tech companies to watch


AI 100

Ranked as one of 100 most promising AI startups in the world.


Executive team

Matt Zeiler CEO Clarifai

Matt Zeiler
CEO and Founder

Matt has worked alongside renowned machine learning pioneers Geoff Hinton, Rob Fergus, Yann LeCun and Jeff Dean. This experience cultivated his passion for convolutional and deconvolutional neural networks and visual recognition. Matt's unprecedented knowledge and know-how in deep learning landed him winning the top five places in image classification at the ImageNet 2013 classification competition. Matt received his undergraduate degree at University of Toronto and a Ph.D. in machine learning and image recognition from New York University.


Sean Alger
GM, Public Sector

Sean brings over 25 years of experience in managing sales organizations and selling into the public sector market. Sean’s responsible for managing the public sector sales organization at Clarifai’s DC office. Prior to Clarifai, Sean worked at ServiceNow running both the DoD and Intelligence Community sales teams and 5 years at Lexmark Enterprise Software (Kofax) as the Regional Vice President for Government Sales. Sean received a BBA in Management Information Systems from James Madison University.


Kyle Martinowich
Vice President of Sales

As the Commercial team leader, Kyle brings 15 years of Enterprise Software experience from Oracle, Merkle and Smartling. Kyle is a customer-centered executive business leader with significant P&L experience and track record working with Fortune 500 companies, middle market domestic companies and start-ups. Accomplished in digital transformation process change, helping his customers create customer journey’s that disrupt entire industries, Kyle has led radical change in E-Commerce & Retail, Financial Services and Media verticals.  


Michael Noonan
Vice President of Operations and Chief of Staff

Michael heads up the finance, legal and HR functions at Clarifai. He brings extensive experience from his time in private equity and financial services and works closely with our CEO on strategy development. Prior to Clarifai, he was a Principal at Public Pension Capital, a mid-market private equity fund. Prior experience includes Eos Partners, J.P. Morgan and Greenhill & Co. Michael holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, a JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a BA from Duke University. He is a member of the New York Bar and is Vice Chairman of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Technology Engagement Center.


Alfredo Ramos
Sr. Vice President of Platform

For the past 20 years, Alfredo has worked in various technology companies with a focus on product-led enterprise growth. At Clarifai, he is responsible for Product, Marketing, Research and Engineering. Prior to Clarifai, he worked as the General Manager of Vistaprint's digital business. During his career, Alfredo has worked in various leadership roles at Webs, and Network Solutions. He holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, a MLA in Information Systems from Harvard University Extension School and a Hon.BSc in Computer Science from the University of Toronto.

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