Enterprise Artificial Intelligence Sales Expert Joins RapportBoost.AI Advisory Board

Vice President at Persado, a four and a half-year-old Goldman Sachs, Bain Capital and Starvest funded Natural Language Processing company, brings hands-on experience with enterprise Artificial Intelligence sales to RapportBoost.AI


Venice, CA. July 12, 2017–RapportBoost.AI announces the addition of Dani Apgar to its Advisory Board. “We are excited to have Dani Apgar helping us build our sales and customer success organizations,” says Dr. Michael Housman, Chief Data Scientist and Co-Founder of RapportBoost.AI. “There are only a handful of executives who have actually sold big NLP deals to Fortune 500 enterprises; even fewer leaders have made such sophisticated customers so successful utilizing an enterprise AI offering. It is great to have a well-respected enterprise Artificial Intelligence sales expert like Dani Apgar on our team to help us scale.” Dani has led the sales, customer success, account management, and sales engineering teams for more than 3 years at Persado, a CNBC Disruptor Top 50 Artificial Intelligence company.

Enterprise Artificial Intelligence Sales Expert

Dani Apgar RapportBoost.AI Advisor and Persado, Inc. Vice President

Ms. Apgar has also been selected to moderate the Brand Innovators Content Marketing panel on “Brands as Editors” in San Francisco on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 10:30am with executives from Spirit Airlines and Western Union, among others.

“RapportBoost uses NLP to help sophisticated brands optimize their live chat conversations with website visitors resulting in double-digit percentage increases in conversion rate and average order size,” says Dani Apgar, Vice President at Persado. “RapportBoost’s artificial intelligence platform is being well received by big brands because it adapts to brand guidelines and helps live chat agents perform better in their role as both brand ambassador and sales person.”

About RapportBoost.AI

RapportBoost.AI works with online brands to optimize live chat sales conversations for their agents. RapportBoost’s clients can expect to see a significant lift in their web conversion rates, average order size, lifetime customer value, retention rate, and customer satisfaction scores. RapportBoost’s platform can be configured to measure and improve any chat-related outcome important to an online brand. Learn more about how to optimize live chat sales for your brand from the team at RapportBoost.AI.

Tony Medrano

About Tony Medrano

Tony started his career as a technology entrepreneur out of his Stanford University dorm as co-founder and President of DoDots, the first desktop-to-mobile app platform. He built the company to 100+ employees, raised $25M in venture capital and managed all company operations, personnel and deals. He was most recently CEO of Boopsie, a mobile Platform-as-a-Service company that he grew for 4 years and successfully sold to a strategic partner in 2015. Tony has also served as Vice President of Sales / Business Development at Reply! and SmartDrive Systems. Tony has dedicated his career in technology to leading sales teams and understands the need for automation tools that help sales reps increase efficiency, close more business and increase margins. Tony received his MBA and JD from Stanford, M.A. from Columbia and B.A. from Harvard.

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