ivee is a fast-paced startup working at the intersection of home automation, natural language understanding, and the Internet of Things. ivee's latest product, Sleek, is a Wi-Fi voice-activated personal assistant for the home that answers questions, obeys commands, and controls other Internet-connected devices. Today ivee allows you to control connected devices, like Nest, Hue, WeMo, Staples Connect, and Lowe's Iris all by voice. You can find her for sale at major retailers like Staples, Lowes, and Home Depot.

  • Industry: Consumer Products & Services
  • Year Started: 2011
  • Organization Type: For-Profit
  • # of Employees: 7 ( as of Dec 31, 2013)

Jonathon Nostrant

CEO / Founder

Jonathon graduated from USC's Marshall School of Business in 2009. He co-founded a company called Moshi Lifestyle (www.moshilifestyle.com) that sold 300,000 voice-activated alarm clocks through retailers like Brookstone and Bed Bath & Beyond. In 2011, Jonathon founded ivee (www.helloivee.com) a company focused on bringing voice control to the smart home. ivee is currently sold through channels like Staples, Home Depot, Lowes, and Best Buy.

  • Age: 30
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian

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