High-Tech Business Leader and Speech Recognition Expert
Steve Chambers, with 25+ years of high-tech CEO, sales, and marketing experience, has led start-ups and large tech company operations. Mr. Chambers currently serves as CMO of Sense, Inc., named by VentureBeat in 2019 as one of the world’s top 100 artificial intelligence companies. Previously, Mr. Chambers served as CEO of Jibo, Inc., building the world’s first consumer social robot for the home and having closed approximately $87m in funding from various venture and strategic capital sources.
Before Jibo, Mr. Chambers served as President of Nuance Communications, the global leader in Voice Recognition and Artificial Intelligence solutions. In that capacity, Mr. Chambers led a $2.1b revenue operation and negotiated deals with Apple, Samsung, Google, Amazon, Mercedes, Ford, Toyota, Bank of America, Federal Express, and Verizon, as well as other leading global organizations. From 2003 to 2009, Mr. Chambers was President of the Speech Division; EVP of the Enterprise Division; EVP & co-founder of the Mobile & Consumer Services businesses, and CMO.