TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --, Canada’s preeminent enterprise AI company, is announcing its selection as the AI Company of the Year for 2017 by The Digital Finance Institute’s Canadian FinTech & AI Awards. The results of the 2017 awards were announced earlier this week at a gala hosted in Toronto. 

“Just being nominated for this award at this moment in our company’s lifecycle is a true honour,” said Stephen Piron, co-founder and co-CEO of “When you look at the caliber of the nominees this year, it speaks volumes about the quality of Toronto’s burgeoning AI industry. Winning the award serves as a further testament to the incredibly passionate and talented team here at, a group that’s continuously working together to surpass all of our clients’ expectations.”

The Toronto-based company, which was founded in late 2016, counts Scotiabank, Fidelity and Symbility amongst its clients and recently closed $9 million in Series A funding from Fidelity Canada. has a proven ability to produce value with AI in complex enterprise environments, fueled by their mastery of machine learning’s latest advancements.

“Until recently, there have only been a handful of industry applications that have shown what deep learning can really do for business,” said Ragavan Thurairatnam,’s Co-Founder and Chief of Machine Learning. “At, we’re on a mission to change this, and the award makes clear our approach has resonated strongly with enterprise leaders.”

In the coming year, the company will continue to collaborate closely with enterprises, growing their capabilities with AI and helping them build customized solutions optimized for measurable business impact. also plans to expand its network of enterprise clients across industry verticals and create new relationships with businesses globally.  

About blueprints, builds and deploys deep learning solutions designed for enterprise complexity. In their flagship project, the company deployed one of the world’s first deep learning systems for retail banking. Through collaboration, elevates enterprise capabilities with AI by providing them the knowledge and tools needed to optimize the technology’s business value. was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Toronto. Learn more at

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