SwineTech, Inc.

SwineTech is an agtech company that leverages voice recognition and computer vision to assist in bringing automation and traceability to the pork industry.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Agriculture
  • Location Cedar Rapids, IA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2015
  • Employees 12
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website swinetechnologies.com

Company Summary

SwineTech is an animal health company that currently focuses on pork producers, offering unique tools that enable a more efficient farrowing operation. SwineTech offers its customers the ability to become more predictable and consistent in managing cost and maximizing revenues to substantially improve labor and process inefficiencies, resulting in an exceptional quality of life for the pigs in their care.


  • Mr. Espinoza has founded organizations and held many leadership positions, including a successfully directed a gubernatorial campaign in Saltillo, Mexico. In 2017, Espinoza was named as the EO National Student Entrepreneur of the Year, Farm Bureau National Entrepreneur of the Year, served as an Ambassador of Entrepreneurship for the US, and was named to the 2018 Forbes 30 under 30 class in the category of Manufacturing & Industry.

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    Director of R&D

    John has experience teaching seminars in the areas of data forensics, computer and network troubleshooting. Some of his clients included NASA and the Pentagon, as well as IBM, Dell, and Intel. Mr. Rourke also authored McGraw-Hill's PC Hardware: The Complete Reference, in December 2000. John also developed many PC circuit boards, one of which being the Discovery Card, which won Windows Magazine's 'Top 100 Hardware Products of 1995' award.

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    VP of Engineering

    Mr. Raid holds a Master's in Systems Engineering from Iowa State University and a Master's in Business Administration from the University of Iowa. Mr. Raid has worked for Boeing, McLeod USA, Wabtec, and most recently Rockwell Collins where he managed numerous teams of systems engineers, developing military satellite communications, flight controls, long wave vision systems for aerial refueling tankers, and 737 pilot display systems.

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    Principal Software Engineer

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    Nitish Kelagote
    Software Engineer

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    Logistics Manager

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    Office Manager


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