The A.I. powered newsgathering tool has announced Steve Godman as its new CEO.
Stuart Jeffrey, who has served as Krzana’s interim CEO since January 2017, will continue in his role as chairman.
Krzana mines over 60,000 traditional and unorthodox data sources to deliver global real-time news, monitoring analyst predictions, geopolitical events, disasters, index news, niche rumours and HR movements for traders, journalists, brokers, researchers and PR companies.
Godman has extensive experience leading and scaling media technology businesses globally, including launching the world’s first mobile and social engagement platform while at a global mobile marketing agency, as well as co-founding the world’s first short-form social audio networking platform.
Jeffrey, on behalf of the Krzana board, said: “After a thorough and thoughtful search process, we are thrilled to have Steve join us as CEO. He brings consummate experience in media technology and a stellar reputation for delivering exceptional customer experience.
“Steve’s talent for growing global media accounts and building great teams are critical ingredients in the continued growth of Krzana.”
“This is an important and exciting time to join Krzana,” Godman said.
“I’m joining a company whose AI-powered natural language processing engine has been proven to accurately break news before the competition and improve newsroom efficiency.
“With a potential global audience of millions of journalists, analysts and broadcasters – an industry that is undergoing massive transformation – it represents a golden opportunity.”