Pryon exploring new frontiers for smarter digital assistants

This North Carolina Entrepreneur sold his company, Yap, to Amazon in 2011, and the technology Yap developed is now incorporated into smart speakers Alexa and Echo.

Now, having raised $37 million since launching Pryon in 2017 including Steve Case’s “Rise of the Rest” fund, Igor Jablokov is ready to quickly scale the knowledge management (KM) based in the Research Triangle area. KM is the process of identifying, organizing, storing and disseminating information within an organization. It converts raw data into digestible information that everyone can access.

WRAL TechWire shares the company’s vision in this article with the provocative headline: “Alexa on steroids: Raleigh start-up Pryon explores new frontiers for smarter assistants.”


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