|Type of business||Private|
Type of site
|AI-enabled conversational interfaces|
|Headquarters||Mountain View, Calif.|
|Area served||United States, Asia and Europe|
|Founder(s)||Madhu Mathihalli, Mitul Tiwari and Ravi N. Raj|
Passage AI is a conversational Artificial Intelligence chatbot company headquartered in Mountain View, CA. It was founded in July 2016 by @WalmartLabs alumni Madhu Mathihalli and Ravi N. Raj and LinkedIn alumnus Mitul Tiwari.
Passage AI launched in September 2017 and offers businesses a chatbot-building tool.. The tool utilizes Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing technologies, which can be deployed without the need to use AI coding.  The technology is designed to understand a user’s intent.
The company has raised $3 million in seed funding from Engineering Capital, Storm Ventures, Seabed VC, Milliways Ventures, Array VC, Gunderson Dettmer, NeoTribe Ventures, Eleven Two Capital and individual angel investors.
Passage AI is a Natural Language Processing (NLP) platform used to create a conversational interface for websites or businesses. Passage AI uses deep learning technologies such as Long short-term memory network to build an NLP engine that includes conversational AI building blocks. These blocks have demonstrated the ability to understand natural language text and speech, to create a conversational interface capable of identifying intents, to extract pertinent information, to understand and respond to queries, and to searching through data.
Passage AI conversational interface can be deployed in three ways: as a chatbot on messaging platforms; as a chat experience on their website or mobile app; and as a skill on Amazon's Alexa platform, which is supported by more than 40 devices.
It is available on a variety of platforms, including Amazon Alexa, Android applications, Facebook Messenger, Google Home, iOS mobile applications, Slack, SMS text messaging, the World Wide Web and WeChat.
Passage AI was founded in 2016 by @WalmartLabs alumni Madhu Mathihalli and Ravi N. Raj and LinkedIn alumnus Mitul Tiwari.
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