SmartAction to Present at the Montgomery Summit
Selected from 4,000 nominated companies, SmartAction CEO Tom Lewis will present its latest technology and growth trajectory to exclusive audience of innovators, investors and business leaders
El Segundo, CA (March 5, 2018) – SmartAction, provider of the first omnichannel customer self-service platform powered by AI, has been selected for the second time to present at the annual Montgomery Summit, the leading business and technology conference that will take place in Santa Monica, Calif. on March 7 and 8. SmartAction will present its business strategy, proprietary technology, and market positioning to an invited audience of 1,000 entrepreneurs, corporate executives and venture capitalists.
“We are honored to present again at this year’s Montgomery Summit and feel that our story continues to grow and get better each time we tell it,” said Tom Lewis, CEO of SmartAction. “It is our hope that in showcasing our unique conversational AI solution, recent growth investment, and proven delivery model, we can inspire evolution in the customer service industry, which is ripe for change.” SmartAction’s conversational AI platform handles simple and complex customer inquiries in every channel—voice, web chat, SMS text, Facebook Messenger, and Skype—which enables live representatives to focus on those engagements that require the human touch.
“This year’s Summit will be an exclusive opportunity for leading emerging private companies to showcase their innovations to a room of entrepreneurs and investors and forge connections to take their businesses to the next level,” said Jamie Montgomery, founder of The Montgomery Summit. “We continue to see the best and brightest presenters nominated from a range of industries, from Enterprise AI to Fin Tech, and look forward to the insight and expertise they will bring to this year’s conference.”
This year, a global committee of senior investors from top venture capital and growth funds, prior Summit attendees, researchers, entrepreneurs and Summit partners and staff selected 140 companies to present from over 4,000 nominations. Nominations were evaluated by each company’s sector, stage, growth and engagement metrics, as well as criteria including management, vision, and more.
In addition to presentations from top private growth company CEOs, the two-day event features industry leaders and top innovators in a series of keynotes, panels and salons. Speakers at this year’s Summit include George Kurtz, CEO & Co-Founder, Crowdstrike, Tom Siebel, CEO of C3 IoT, Sue Siegel, Chief Innovation Officer at GE & CEO of GE Ventures, Sam Walker, Author, The Captain Class: The Hidden Force that Creates the World’s Greatest Teams, and Julie Sweet, CEO of Accenture. Additionally, the Summit will feature The Rise of the Female Entrepreneur program on March 8th, which will highlight the rising role of female entrepreneurs and investors in the technology world. Co-chaired by by Niloo Howe, Chief Strategy Officer at RSA, Meredith Finn, Senior Director at Salesforce Ventures, and Cack Wilhelm, Partner at Accomplice VC, the event will be keynoted by Sallie Krawcheck, founder and CEO of Ellevest and Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, founder and chairman of theBoardlist.
SmartAction is transforming customer self-service with Artificial Intelligence. We work with businesses to create an environment where intelligent virtual agents are handling complex customer requests in every channel—voice, SMS text, web chat, and social media. SmartAction’s state-of-the-art technology and industry-leading expertise is fundamentally improving the way customers communicate with the brands they love. SmartAction was recognized by Deloitte as a Tech Fast 500 recipient in 2016. For more information, visit www.smartaction.ai.
About The Montgomery Summit
The Montgomery Summit gathers an invited group of entrepreneurs, senior investors and leading executives to discover the most important innovations in business and technology. The event features two days of presentations, keynotes, panels and salons in Santa Monica, Calif.
Previously known as The Montgomery Technology Conference, the Summit has for more than a decade provided unparalleled opportunities to meet a diverse blend of technological visionaries and innovators from all over the world. For more information, visit www.montgomerysummit.com.