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Knowyo makes it easy to remember the names and faces of people you know - and people you want to know.

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  • Industry Software
  • Location Providence, RI, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2012
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

There’s nothing more awkward than forgetting someone’s name - be it in a social or professional situation. With Knowyo, you’ll never forget a name. By applying the latest research in cognitive science and memory retention, Knowyo makes remembering names easy and stress-free. One of Knowyo’s greatest assets is its broad applicability in multiple markets. From personal to corporate, the applications are endless, and no product like it exists.


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    Elie Schoppik
    Co-founder + CEO

    Elie has a tremendous passion for education. He has been a mentor, taught in classrooms, led professional trainings at his former job, and tutored throughout college. He previously worked at Deloitte in their Securitization group. Elie is an accomplished cellist and avid squash player and is also a CAIA and CFA Level III Candidate. Elie graduated magna cum laude from Rutgers University where he studied Finance and History.

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    Andrew Sohn
    Co-founder + CTO

    Andrew has over a decade of experience designing and developing scalable web applications. A born entrepreneur and lifelong coder Andrew started a web development and video production businesses in high school, was among 4 national recipients of the NFIB's Young Entrepreneur Award. As an independent consultant he has worked for a countless array of companies across a diverse set of industries developing new software products and web applications.


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    Ted Howell, Partridge Snow & Hahn
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    Anthony Mangiarelli, Kahn, Litwin & Renza

Previous Investors

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    Haim Schoppik, Co-founder Etsy
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    David Voorhes, Launchpad Venture Group
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    Roger Greene, CEO Ipwitch, Inc.