Bringing the Conversation to You

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What Is Pylon ai?

Bringing your business into the conversation.

Pylon is a conversational engagement platform company. We build tools and consumer-facing products that help content producers reach their customers across new voice and chat platforms with natural, engaging content that works with text, voice and visuals. We currently provide technology for content creation, distribution and analytics across Amazon Alexa, Google Home, Microsoft Cortana, Facebook Messenger and Slack.

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Our products work with...

Amazon Alexa

Amazon Alexa

Google Home

Google Home

Microsoft Cortana

Microsoft Cortana

Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

Slack

Slack

Conversation

A good conversation flows.

A great conversation is mutually beneficial.

Our category experts and editors ensure your conversations with our apps accomplish both. The ability to talk to the internet to get information or complete tasks and transactions is still relatively new. Pylon is at the technological forefront of using Alexa, Google Home and Siri to showcase all the wonderful things the internet can do.

Vision

A picture is worth a thousand words.

If you’ve ever let Alexa or Siri read a thousand words to you, you’ll understand why the century-old idiom is still relevant today. That’s why we built the Pylon Conversation Companion™, hands-free technology that lets you access images and videos on your device (when a thousand words might be a few too many!). It’s the easiest way to get the information you need.

Meet the team

Founded in 2016 by Shelby Bonnie and Mike Tatum, our team has worked with such great brands as CNET Networks, OpenTable, The Food Network, Martha Stewart Living, Omnimedia, and Stubhub. We work in Boston, Chattanooga, New York, and San Francisco.

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Shelby Bonnie

Shelby Bonnie

CEO

CNET, Allen & Co.

Regan Cafiso

Regan Cafiso

Head of Content

Martha Stewart, Food Network

Cliff Lyon

Cliff Lyon

CTO

CNET, StubHub

Steven Maggs

Steven Maggs

Engineer

CNET, Thinking Screens Media

Neil Menne

Neil Menne

Engineer

OpenTable

Elizabeth Ropp

Elizabeth Ropp

Design

SmartFurniture

Brent Spell

Brent Spell

Engineer

OpenTable, HEALTHCAREfirst

Mike Tatum

Mike Tatum

Business Ops & Product

CNET, Whiskey Media

Noel Weichbrodt

Noel Weichbrodt

Engineer

OpenTable

Timmy Willison

Timmy Willison

Front-End Engineer

jQuery Core Team Lead, OpenTable

Josh Ziegler

Josh Ziegler

Engineer

OpenTable