Crowd Media (ASX:CM8) is an Artificial Intelligence company that is leveraging its AI platform for applications in Conversational Commerce.
Having developed tech that can converse with humans in real-time, Crowd’s Q&A chatbot is now powered by artificial intelligence and has answered more than 180 million user-submitted questions.
Crowd’s have developed a Talking Head Platform which, once complete, will enable influencers to have 1-on-1 Facetime-like conversations with followers in real-time, represented by a visual replica of themselves.
The scalable platform, which aims to produce digital avatars at just a fraction of the time and expense of current concepts, draws upon Crowd’s AI, 3D imaging, voice cloning and synthetic media algorithms for a platform that will revolutionise eCommerce, including NFT’s and the Metaverse.
Steven Schapera, Non ExecutiveChairman
Steven has more than 30 years of experience in founding and building businesses across agricultural, wine, and cosmetics industries. He co-founded BECCA Cosmetics in 2001 and sold to Estee Lauder in 2016. Steven serves on a number of Boards including ASX-listed Wellfully Ltd, Berlin-based Invincible Brands GmbH., and UK-based Wild Nutrition Ltd.
Domenic Carosa, Non-Executive Director
Domenic is co-founder of Crowd Media and has over 20 years of experience combining business and technology. He is also the Founder and Chairman of TSX listed fintech Banxa Holdings and has invested in over 50 technology based companies via his venture fund Dominet Venture Partners.
Idan Schmorak, CEO
Joining Crowd Media as CEO in 2021, Idan previously served as the Director of Business Development at VFR Holdings, an Israeli‐based start‐up incubator and investment firm. In this role, he was tasked with driving growth in products, increasing sales revenue and leading the marketing function across a number of company‐owned ventures including leading the “Talking Head” team as part of the VFR JV with Crowd Media.
Prior to joining VFR, Idan served in the Israeli Air Force for 7½ years. Idan holds a Bachelor of Economics and Business Management from IDC Herzliya, and is multilingual in English, Spanish, German and Hebrew.
Matthew Blake, Non Executive Director
Matthew has 25’ years experience in the financial services industry and with ASX companies. He joined DJ Carmichael Pty Limited in 1999 as an Investment Adviser, later becoming an Executive Director of the company until the sale of the business to Shaw and Partners in 2019. Matthew has a bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia and a graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment with the Financial Services Institute of Australasia
Scott Misonuer, Non Executive Director
Scott has more than 23 years of corporate and operational experience across Australia, UK, Central Asia, Africa and the US. He has held many Director and Company secretary roles with ASX and LSE companies. Scott holds a Bachelor of Business degree majoring in Accounting and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and Governance Institute of Australia
Sytze Voulon, Non Executive Director
Sytze has more than 30 years of international business experience, most recently holding the position of CEO for Synlab Analytics & Services. In that role, he led the business across 11 countries delivering analytical services to a variety of sectors including medical diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, food and agriculture. Prior to that, he held senior management roles within the technology, automotive and resource industries.
Sytze holds a Bachelor of Science from Rotterdam University and completed the Global Leadership Program of the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth in the United States.