Building A Real-Time Knowledge Engine

We are a growing team of dreamers and builders, united in our goal to make sense of the world’s most valuable real time data source—social media. Everyday, our users are able to better understand the world around them, making smarter business decisions, keeping people safe, and telling stories that matter.

Our Leadership Team

James Neufeld

Chief Executive Officer

Ashlyn Bernier

Chief Operating Officer

Sean Solbak

Chief Technical Officer

Tina Tuli

Chief Marketing Officer

Louise Tierney

Senior Vice President,
Alerts and Data

Our Board of Directors

James Neufeld

Founder & CEO

Jim Kennedy

Board Chair,
SVP Associated Press

Mark Little

Journalist & Entrepreneur

Dr. Osmar Zaiane

Scientific Director, Alberta
Machine Intelligence Institute

Brian Craig

Principal, Adventure Capital

Martin Vetter

Board Director, AVAC Group

Our Clients

Samdesk was founded in Edmonton in 2013. Today we are happy to be empowering clients all over the world from our hubs in Edmonton and London.

“ Having access to breaking information from samdesk means that we keep on top of the various incidents and events that have the potential to impact on our service delivery, ensuring the smoothest possible outcomes for our guests.

Our Investors

Building a strong company for the long haul requires a strong extended team. We have that.

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