Founded in May, 2007, MuseAmi® is a growing, privately held technology firm based in Princeton, NJ. Founded by industry leaders in the fields of music, artificial intelligence and audio signal processing, MuseAmi’s mission is to develop and commercialize its patented, proprietary, best-in-class audio and optical technologies to maximize their use in entertainment and education.
Bob Taub (Founder/CEO), developed a 20+ year career as an internationally acclaimed concert pianist, performing as featured soloist with many of the world’s leading orchestras. He also developed highly successful concert series and festivals. Bob is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Princeton University and has his doctoral degree in music from The Juilliard School.
Yann LeCun (Co-Founder) is a world renowned leader in machine learning and OCR, specifically convolutional neural networks. His handwriting recognition technology is used by banks world-wide. Yann was a Senior Research Scientist at Bell Labs before becoming a professor of Computer Science at NYU.
Urs Muller (Co-Founder) has 20 years of expert experience in machine learning and embedded systems, worked with Yann LeCun at Bell Labs, where he originated webmail. Urs is a graduate of Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, with a PhD in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
Ed Hynes (COO) is a senior executive with 25+ years of operational experience in strategy, branding, interactive design, film & digital production, advertising, marketing, and sales. Working largely in entertainment & media, finance and technology, Ed has played a variety of senior roles in start-ups and mid-size companies, and provided sales strategy at a Fortune 10 computer manufacturer. Ed earned his BA in Chemistry at the University of Virginia.
John S. Krall III CPA, CGMA, PMP (Executive Director, Finance) is a seasoned finance executive with 25+ years of domestic and international experience in accounting, financial management and reporting, strategic planning, project management, system implementations and process improvement initiatives in the consulting, pharmaceutical and software industries. During his career he has worked with companies to increase and realize shareholder value. John earned his undergraduate degree in Accounting and an MBA from Rider University.
Brendan Elliott (Director of Technology) has 15 years of experience developing and managing consumer and industrial software products. He brings to MuseAmi extensive experience leading large and small development teams, interfacing with partners and customers, and growing effective engineering operations. Brendan has an A.B. in Computer Science from Princeton University.
The Company relies on the expert direction and advice of several accomplished executives who have founded, financed, managed, and structured collaborations in high technology companies.
20 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08542