This may sound a bit obvious, but social media is a BIG deal.
Social media has the power to give people around the world, no matter their background or status, a truly global voice.
Despite that, average people are struggling to be heard...
Only a few voices dominate
the conversations online...
Influencers and large profile brands generate the vast majority of the content you see online, rendering everyone else a voiceless follower.
SpeechifAI is looking to give more people a voice online.
Even for the average person who does want to contribute online, getting started can be intimidating.
After all, low post engagement can dissuade even the most enthusiastic social media user.
Thankfully, we have the tools to empower everyday voices.
should be a force that empowers people, not silences them.
SpeechifAI acts on this principle by providing a cutting-edge, AI-powered platform that easily allows users to create compelling & authentic social media posts about their favorite content online.
should be spread online organically and authentically.
Our primary goal is to enable the success and growth of our users’ online campaigns, either large or small.
engaging posts shouldn't just be for influencers and social media managers.
SpeechifAI eliminates the writers’ block that stops many people from posting. Our groundbreaking writing assistant helps users craft posts that will not only reach audiences but provide the greatest impact.
From global non-profits to small businesses, SpeechifAI has helped a variety of users amplify their virtual voices in support of the initiatives they care about.
We’re committed to giving people a voice online and creating a more open and democratized social media environment.
Tudor is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of SpeechifAI, overseeing the company's operations and management. He oversees the entire SpeechifAI team, ensuring each team member feels valued and supported to do their best work. He also works on building and nurturing the SpeechifAI community, including customers, sharers, and investors.
He holds a Ph.D. in Political Science with a concentration in Speechwriting from the Graduate Institute Geneva. He is a Former Visiting Fellow at George Washington University, a Member of the National Press Club in Washington DC, and was nominated by Forbes Europe 30 under 30 in Law & Policy in 2017.
MEET OUR TEAM
Valentin is Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of SpeechifAI, overseeing and spearheading the company's product and AI development. His work at SpeechifAI focuses on building new technology and innovating new solutions that address our clients' needs to make their lives easier.
Before SpeechifAI, he worked as a software developer for industrial applications and a Lead AI Engineer for an IT start-up. He was a Ph.D. Fellow specializing in Applied Artificial Intelligence at Graz University of Technology and held research and teaching positions at the University of Copenhagen and the Technical University of Denmark.
Andrei oversees platform development and leads innovation efforts, working hand-in-hand with other SpeechifAI engineers to deliver the highest quality product to our users. He brings seven years of programming skills with a wide variety of technologies to his work at SpeechifAI.
In his prior work, Andrei co-founded radio Terra, a Romanian broadcast media company, serving also as the CTO. He worked in development roles for a variety of companies including Microsoft.
Ioana designed the first prototype of the application that enabled campaign coordinators to predefine content and community members to customize and share messages. Since then, she has continuously iterated to improve the user experience and add new features like the AI writing assistant and data analytics.
She has more than five years of software engineer experience in both Romania and the Netherlands. She holds a Masters in Computer Software Engineering from the University of Bucharest and holds numerous certifications in UX design and management.
CTO & Co-Founder
User Experience Lead
CEO & Co-Founder
Michael handles SpeechifAI's branding and communications strategies, refining SpeechifAI's public-facing materials and promoting the company. He's excited to promote SpeechifAi's platform as an invaluable tool for modern digital campaigns and social movements online.
He holds an M.A. in Political Science from NYU. He currently works as a Research Fellow with the non-profit Tech Talent Project, and previously interned for Congressman Adriano Espaillat on Capitol Hill.
As Customer Relations Associate, Areti supports our users by answering questions and providing the resources for user success, from onboarding, to assisting campaign launches, and reviewing campaign analytics. Her work with SpeechifAI is motivated by the positive impact SpeechifAI has on organizations looking to achieve their goals through innovative organic engagement.
Prior to graduating from American University and working at SpeechifAI, she worked for a boutique public relations firm, tourist magazine, and various retail positions which sparked her passion to help others. She also has an interest in cross-cultural communication and a translation certificate in Spanish.
Full Stack Developer
Razvan works as SpeechifAI's full stack developer and cloud engineer, writing code and maintaining the platform's backend infrastructure. He is constantly motivated to learn new things. At the moment he's studying the Rust programming language, while learning and experimenting with other coding languages and tech platforms to bring those findings to his work at SpeechifAI.
Razvan started out doing mobile development on iOS before engaging in cross-platform development for iOS and Android and both front-end and back-end cloud engineering for multiple tech companies and start-ups based in Bucharest.
Content & Communications Lead
Customer Relations Associate
Lori Coleman is Co-Founder and Director of Strategy for the 501(c)4 non-profit advocacy organization, DemCast. She is an outspoken activist against racism, inequality, and corruption in government with a proven record of teaching activists to mobilize and advocate for democracy. Over the last 4 years from her home in Tennessee, Lori has pioneered new and innovative strategies in digital persuasion.
Communicator Team Chair,
National Press Club
Danny Selnick is a nationally recognized senior communications counselor, who built a successful career at two international commercial news wire services. Over decades, Selnick has provided pro bono support to numerous organizations, including the National Press Club, and most recently was chair of the Communicators Team – one of the NPC’s most active committees – hosting a variety of professional development events to foster greater ties with working journalists. Selnick was the 2020 PRSA-NCC Hall of Fame Winner, a recipient of PRSA-NCC's Platinum and Senior Professionals awards, and is a recipient of several Vivian Awards from the National Press Club for outstanding service and leadership.
General Partner, ARK Fund
Titus is a tech-native executive and angel investor. He co-founded Razorfish and Schematic (two of the world’s largest digital advertising agencies), is currently a Fellow at the Creative Destruction Lab, and serves as their board representative for the Libra Association. Titus has led a series of multiplatform technology and media businesses, from startups to global enterprises, and has acted as an advisor & board member to companies in growing technology industries, including AI, blockchain, mobile, robotics, information security, and quantum computing.
Goudiss has had a distinguished career in political online advertising. He founded Vox-P in 2008, where they created a way to track and collect data on social media campaigns easily. Goudiss, then joined Revolution Messaging to lead their online advertising efforts, eventually becoming CEO of one of the largest political agencies in history. As a result of his team’s innovative work, they received several awards. In 2015, Goudiss led the digital advertising campaign for Bernie Sanders. His team’s efforts helped Sanders raise record-breaking amounts and win more votes from young voters than any candidate during the Primary. The campaign was the first of its kind to have ads and sponsored content placed on Twitter, Buzzfeed, Instagram, Snapchat, and NYTimes.com. In recognition of his work, he was named 40 under 40 by AdAge.
Principal, PowerThru LLC
Packard is an award-winning digital consultant that works with progressive issue advocacy campaigns, non-profits, and Democratic candidates. She has handled digital strategy and social media for campaigns from President to city council, small to large non-profits, ballot initiatives on the local and statewide level, and unions across the country over the past decade. Laura serves on the board of Blue Digital Exchange, a trade association for left-leaning digital professionals. She is also a nationally-renowned health care activist, founder of Health Care Voices, executive director of Health Care Voter, and Get America Covered. Laura has reached millions of people across the country with her advocacy work, including speaking with Joe Biden in primetime at the Democratic National Convention in 2020.
VP of Global Partnerships, Admix
Michael Silberberg is a Global executive specializing in commercial strategy, deal-making, and technology systems integration. Michael has over 20 years of experience working in commercial strategy and partnership management. Most notably in his 15 years at Google, across 3 continents, he was the principal on their 3rd largest and then largest holding company clients while living in London and NYC, creating 100s of millions of dollars in shared value across multiple billion-dollar books of business. During his year in Nairobi, Kenya he was assigned a leading business development position on rotations. In January 2021, he joined the leadership team of Admix, a metaverse monetization company.
Project Manager, Google
Lee Yanco is a Product Manager at Google, working primarily on Google Cloud Monitoring. Prior to joining Google in 2019, Lee held product management roles at Pivotal Labs and AppNexus. He has taught Product Management professionally at General Assembly and is a graduate of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.