The company is woman-led and owned by Christina Garcia Stein, who has worked for numerous technology companies over the last 20 years. Christina worked for Sun Microsystems, Yahoo!, Quark, and was a freelance writer for ZDnet.
Martin Stein is a Co-Founder and CTO of Bend.ai. Martin has worked as a marketing technology executive for various companies in Europe and the United States. Martin is a Marketing Analytics Architect and former CMO who has built various Customer Data Platforms to drive more efficient lead conversions. Martin is an award-winning Data Scientist and was recognized in 2018 with the Constellation SuperNova Award for AI-based Marketing Optimization. Martin worked as Deputy Editor-in-Chief for Macworld Germany.
History of Bend.ai
The Bend.Ai project started in 2015 under the name Deepmarketing.io. The goal of Deepmarketing.io is to create and leverage customer data platforms, multi-touch attribution models, and data science to produce better marketing results. Deepmarketing.io has helped marketing professionals and agencies in Europe and the US with:
- Problem analysis, project management, data exploration and preparation, data collection and integration, machine learning and statistical modeling, and operationalization.
- Completed projects leveraging statistical and data mining techniques including generalized linear model (GLM)/ regression, random forest, boosting, trees, text mining, hierarchical clustering, deep learning, convolutional neural network (CNN), recurrent neural network (RNN), T-distributed Stochastic Neighbor Embedding (t-SNE), graph analysis, etc.
- Delivered applications for multiple deployment environments, including cloud, on-premises and hybrid, multiple operating systems, and containerization techniques such as Docker, Kubernetes, and others.
In 2020, Christina decided to change the name of Deepmarekting.io into Bend.ai to reflect the importance of Data Science as a part of every marketing analytics setup. Bend AI’s experts and advisors have worked for companies such as Google, Amazon, and Apple. They draw from a wealth of experience in all aspects of artificial intelligence. Bend.ai is based in Seattle, Washington.