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Figure Eight

Figure Eight

Figure Eight is a machine learning and artificial intelligence company.

Figure Eight (formerly known as Dolores Lab, CrowdFlower) is a human-in-the-loop machine learning and artificial intelligence company based in San Francisco. Figure Eight uses human intelligence to do tasks such as transcribing text or annotating images to train machine learning algorithms.

Timeline

March 22, 2011

Figure Eight raises a $7,000,000 series B round from Harmony Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners and Trinity Ventures.

January 20, 2010

Figure Eight raises a $5,000,000 series A round from K9 Ventures, Gary Kremen, Travis Kalanick, Quest Venture Partners, Manu Kumar, Founders Fund, Lorenzo Thione, Bessemer Venture Partners, Felicis Ventures and Trinity Ventures.

March 1, 2009

Figure Eight raises a $1,200,000 seed round from K9 Ventures, Gary Kremen, Travis Kalanick, Auren Hoffman, Barney Pell, Quest Venture Partners, Manu Kumar, Lorenzo Thione, Freestyle Capital and Felicis Ventures.

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Alyssa Simpson Rochwerger

VP, Product



Becky Scott

COO



Benjamin Kearns

VP, Engineering



Chris Van Pelt

Co-Founder



Dale Brown

VP, Business Development and Operations



Eric Shangle

VP, People and Culture



Lukas Biewald

Co-Founder



Preethi Pragash

VP, Finance and Administration



Romeo Leon

VP, Success



Ryan Ferrier

VP, Sales



Sid Mistry

VP, Marketing



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