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Applied Recognition

Patent pending, our face recognition automates the sharing of photos in social and peer-to-peer networks

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Oakville, ON, Canada
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2005
  • Employees 7
  • Website

Company Summary

Applied Recognition specializes in the application of face detection and face recognition technology. The company’s first product was Fotobounce a photo organizer that automates the organization and sharing of photos. Our second product is Fotojog. Fotojog provides photo reminiscence therapy for patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia. We are one of only a few companies worldwide that specialize in face recognition for photo management


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    Don Craig Waugh

    An experienced executive with the ability to develop an idea and build it into a viable business. Strong technical and business qualifications with a track record of bringing five companies and their technologies into the market. Hands-on experience in all aspects of company formation from financial management to strategic and market tactics. Ability to analyze market needs and develop technologies to capitalize on identified opportunities

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    Ray Ganong

    Ray was a co-founder and is Chairman of the Board of Emergency Response Management Services Corp (ERMS – Previously, Ray was Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of EVault, Inc., a developer of Internet-based backup technology that was sold in January 2007 to Seagate for $185 million. Ray has a Bachelor of Math in Computer Science from the Univ. of Waterloo in 1983. He is a multi-patent holder for online backup technology.


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    Patent: Anthony De Fazekas Miller Thomson, Business: B. Henderson
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    SB PARTNERS - Roy Sieben - Partner

Previous Investors

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    50 friends, family and angels.