Alpine is helping make brands accessible and valuable
in a voice-enabled world.

With the growing popularity of voice-first devices like the Amazon Echo and 100M’s of Android phones voice-enabled, consumers will expect brands to deliver valuable answers and the right products conversationally through smart assistants.

Alpine is reimagining the way consumers discover content, by combining voice and visual experiences to help navigate our connected world in the most natural way. Stay up to date by following our blog.

Leadership

Alpine is led by the team that built VoiceLabs.co. Through building the #1 Voice Analytics product and working with over 3,500 voice developers, we uncovered this opportunity. Learn more about our founding story.

Adam Marchick, CEO

Prior to Alpine, Adam started Kahuna, where his team took the company from idea to thriving company with $60M in funding, led by Sequoia Capital. Kahuna defined and led the Mobile Marketing Automation market, and has the privilege to serve The New York Times, Yelp, Yahoo, Overstock and hundreds of other market leaders as customers.

Adam started coding when he was 16, building GPS tracking systems in Matlab. The first start-up he joined grew to a $3B IPO (iBeam Broadcasting) – after that he was hooked on start-ups.

As CEO and co-founder of Kahuna, his team took it from napkin idea to a thriving company with $60M in funding, led by Sequoia Capital. Kahuna defined and led the Mobile Marketing Automation market, and has the privilege to serve The New York Times, Yelp, Yahoo, Overstock and hundreds of other market leaders as customers.

For the first seven years of his career, Adam held Engineering and Product roles at Facebook, Oracle (Siebel), Jarna (Mobile Apps) and AAyuja. Before starting Kahuna, Adam was a successful Venture Capitalist at Menlo Ventures and Bain Capital Ventures.

Outside of work, Adam created the Glow Foundation, a nonprofit that has provided financial education and aid to hundreds of thousands of college-ready students, improved financial literacy in America since 2006 and is now part of BUILD.org.

Adam received his BS in Computer Science from Stanford University, then went back to get his MBA at the Stanford GSB a number of years later.

Alexandre Linares, CTO

Alex leads Alpine’s Product Management, Design, and Engineering functions. He is responsible for the core products and features that shape how companies take advantage of the voice-enabled path to purchase.

Alex leads Alpine’s Product Management, Design, and Engineering functions. He is responsible for the core products and features that shape how companies take advantage of the voice-enabled path to purchase.

Prior to Alpine Alex was an EIR at The Chernin Group where he focused on strategy and investments in emerging platforms like voice, bots and VR, and previously was an executive at Yahoo and InfoScout.

At InfoScout, Alex was founding VP of Product, where he re-imagined how brands collect, understand, and influence consumer purchase behavior in the real world, and in the process disrupted a multi-billion dollar business.

At Yahoo Alex headed up the company’s publisher services, opening up content & ad platforms for publishers, marketers & advertisers. In 2012, Alex created the the #1 Facebook app growing the install base from 0 to 100M+ users in a single year.

Alex holds bachelor degrees in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley.

When not wired in, you can find Alex on the tennis court throwing out his shoulder, or on the golf course not taking himself too seriously.

Investors

Tim Tully
CTO, Splunk

Jon Brelig
CTO, InfoScout (Acq)

Scott Cannon
CTO, Mailbox (Acq)

John Kobs
CEO, ApartmentList.com

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