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Simon Montford

Owner, Founder, WEB3IOT

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Skills

Internet of Things
IoT
Drones
UAVs
Business strategy
Business Development
Fundraising
Startup Consulting
Start-ups
Entrepreneurship
Social Media Marketing
Marketing Strategy
Wearables
Connected Devices
Blogging
Online journalism
Market Research
Research and development
Public speaking
Management

Timeline

Professional experience for Simon Montford

  • Current , since Feb 2015

    CMO

    Nautilus Beam Ltd

    Nautilus Beam Ltd has created Tusi, a touchscreen typing app combining an elegant, intuitive user interface with state-of-the-art word prediction that also intelligently expands abbreviated input of a few letters into full words and phrases. I am developing the company's strategic business, sales and marketing campaign. The company is currently focused on establishing relationships with smartwatch OEMs with a view to licensing its text input and word prediction technology.

  • Current , since Sep 2014

    Founder

    WEB3IOT

    WEB3//IOT (www.web3iot.com) covers everything relating to consumer and enterprise IoT. We aim to inform by sharing news and industry insights, and connect the IoT community by promoting events aimed at hardware and software professionals, academics, entrepreneurs, enthusiasts, makers, hobbyists, investors, and early-adopters. We do this because we believe the IoT and the "Maker Revolution" will lead to many life-improving innovations!

  • Current , since Mar 2013

    Consultant

    5350 Ltd

    I work as a strategic advisor within the Internet of Things sector. #InternetofThings #IoT #SmartHome #Drones #AI #Robotics #SmartCities #MachineLearning #Industrialiot #AutonomousTransport #MachineVision #StructuralHealthMonitoring #Wearables #Smartwatches #WordPrediction #TextInput #UAVs

  • 2 years and 7 months, Dec 2009 - Jun 2012

    CEO

    Vibio UK Ltd

    Vibio (View Inventory By Invitation Only) was a social commerce platform that enabled people to buy and sell used goods with their friends. They could also find others trusted contacts via their extended network who shared their passion for buying and selling unique and interesting items. After successfully raising a seed round of $1m+, I established a US subsidiary (Vibio Inc) and opened an office in San Francisco. For several years I travelled extensively between Scotland and California.

  • 1 year and 1 month, Sep 2007 - Sep 2008

    Entrepreneur in Residence (EPIS)

    Edinburgh University (Artificial Intelligence Dept)

Educational background for Simon Montford

  • Business Administration

    OUBS

Languages

  • English

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Wants

Artificial intelligence
Robotics
Machine Learning
Machine to Machine
Machine Vision
Product design
Electrical engineering
Smartwatch OEMs
Consumer Electronics
Wearable Computing

Interests

CrossFit
Formula 1
Business Networking
Internet of Things
IoT

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