Tech entrepreneur / provocateur / mentor / all around awesome.
Ben Lamm

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Present:

Co-Founder/CEO of Conversable
Co-Founder/Chairman of Hypergiant

Past:

  • Co-Founder/Partner – Team Chaos [ Acquired by Zynga NASDAQ: ZNGA ] (2016)
  • Founder/CEO – Chaotic Moon Studios [ Acquired by Accenture NYSE: ACN ] (2015)
  • Founder/CEO – Simply Interactive [ Acquired by AGILE ] (2010)

Ben Lamm is a serial technology entrepreneur that builds intelligent and transformative businesses. He is currently the CEO and founder of Conversable, the leading AI-driven conversational platform that helps brands reach their customers through automated experiences on all major messaging and voice platforms. Most recently Lamm founded Hypergiant, the Office of Machine Intelligence and serves as CEO.

Lamm was also the the founder and CEO of Chaotic Moon, a global mobile creative technology powerhouse acquired by Accenture. During his time at Chaotic Moon and as a Managing Director at Accenture, Lamm spearheaded the creation of some of the Fortune 500’s most groundbreaking digital products and experiences in the emerging tech world of IoT, VR, Connected Car, Mobile, Tablet, and Wearables.

After leaving Accenture, Lamm focused his attention on other ventures, including the consumer gaming company he co-founded, Team Chaos. Team Chaos was focused on making fun, original games that people can easily play across a variety of platforms. In 2016, Team Chaos was acquired by Zynga.

In addition to leading and growing his own companies, Lamm is very active in angel investing, incubators and startup communities, with investments in the software and emerging tech space. He is both an active voice in the tech community as well as actively mentoring fellow entrepreneurs on how to build disruptive businesses through accelerators and corporate programs. In addition to supporting startups, Lamm also serves on Adweek’s advisory board and the Planetary Society’s advisory council.

Lamm is often quoted in the press on innovation, technology and entrepreneurship, and has appeared as a thought leader in outlets such as Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, Adweek, Entrepreneur, Inc, Wired, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, and Newsweek.

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Entrepreneur

Conversable

Co-Founder / CEO

Conversable is the leading AI-driven conversational platform that helps brands reach their customers through automated experiences on all major messaging and voice platforms. The Conversable SaaS platform is the best solution for creating and deploying smart, automated conversational customer engagement models and flows using its easy to use interface and tools.

Hyper Giant

Co-Founder / Executive Chairman

Hypergiant is the space where impossibility intersects reality. Where companies speed beyond norms and realize an exploded potential. Where light filters out the dark. And machine intelligence makes everything about your business more intelligent. Tomorrowing Today.

Chaotic Moon

Co-Founder / CEO

Acquired by:  

Chaotic Moon Studios was a global mobile creative technology powerhouse acquired by Accenture that designed, developed, and delivered the world’s greatest mobile software products with the some of the world’s biggest brands.

Team Chaos

Co-Founder / Partner

Acquired by:  

Team Chaos was a mobile consumer gaming company based in Austin, Texas that was acquired by Zynga. The company’s goal was making fun, original games that people can easily play across a variety of mobile platforms.

Simply Interactive

Founder / CEO

Acquired by: Agile

Simply Interactive was the market leader in providing custom eLearning software solutions based on its proprietary learning modules, simulations, and knowledge management software. Solutions were deployed via web, kiosks, and mobile. The company was acquired by Agile in 2010.

Advisory

ADVISORY COUNCIL MEMBER

The Planetary Society is the world’s largest space advocacy and outreach nonprofit organization, with over 40,000 members in 100 countries. The Society works to create a culture of exploration around the world, with the goal of increasing the number of peaceful missions to space by the U.S. and other countries. The Planetary Society also creates and manages its own projects, including providing funding for SETI, near-Earth object surveys, planetary defense, seed funding for new technologies, and a solar sail mission, LightSail. The Society was founded in 1980 by Bruce Murray, Lou Friedman, and Carl Sagan, and is currently led by CEO Bill Nye, the Science Guy.

EXECUTIVE ADVISORY BOARD

Representing a wide range of industries and backgrounds, the Adweek Advisory Board is a group of top-level executives and thought leaders who have volunteered to help foster productive conversation around the key issues facing their companies, clients and peers. Throughout the year, they will be asked to share their perspectives with Adweek’s leadership and audiences, while also serving as a sounding board for new ideas.

Provocateur

Mentor