Who We Are

  • A team of highly dedicated engineers and business people dedicated to improving businesses, industries, and people’s lives by bringing machine learning and automation to the world.
  • A group of persistent problem solvers, experts in machine learning, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, data analytics, data visualization, and other leading technologies, who have been solving problems in new ways for over 20 years.
 
Richard Boyd-CEO Richard is a seasoned executive who has created and sold several companies in North Carolina. Richard sold his last company to Lockheed Martin, and stayed on as Director of the Virtual World Labs. He left in 2014 to found Tanjo. 

Richard Boyd-CEO

Richard is a seasoned executive who has created and sold several companies in North Carolina. Richard sold his last company to Lockheed Martin, and stayed on as Director of the Virtual World Labs. He left in 2014 to found Tanjo. 

Will Jarvis-Director Of Marketing Will is a recent grad out of UNC. At UNC he was an Adams Apprentice, and a Phillips Ambassador, and has worked on projects as diverse as Biotech, to nonprofits.

Will Jarvis-Director Of Marketing

Will is a recent grad out of UNC. At UNC he was an Adams Apprentice, and a Phillips Ambassador, and has worked on projects as diverse as Biotech, to nonprofits.

Ken Lane-CTO Ken is an award winning software engineer, and technology manager. Ken won the technologist of the year award at Lockheed Martin. He received his BS from Davidson College.

Ken Lane-CTO

Ken is an award winning software engineer, and technology manager. Ken won the technologist of the year award at Lockheed Martin. He received his BS from Davidson College.

Eric Smith-Chief Scientist Eric is a cofounder of Tanjo. Eric is a data scientist with an MS and BS from North Carolina State University. 

Eric Smith-Chief Scientist

Eric is a cofounder of Tanjo. Eric is a data scientist with an MS and BS from North Carolina State University. 

Vanessa Boyd-Design Vanessa is a renowned designer. She received the innovations in government award in 2008 from the Harvard Kennedy School. 

Vanessa Boyd-Design

Vanessa is a renowned designer. She received the innovations in government award in 2008 from the Harvard Kennedy School. 

David Smith-Cofounder David is a world renowned computer scientist, who helped cofound such companies as Red Storm Entertainment, along with game companies with Michael Crichton and Ozzy Osbourne. 

David Smith-Cofounder

David is a world renowned computer scientist, who helped cofound such companies as Red Storm Entertainment, along with game companies with Michael Crichton and Ozzy Osbourne. 

Jay Sanders-Technology Jay is a successful software engineer with a passion for music. He lives in Asheville, North Carolina. 

Jay Sanders-Technology

Jay is a successful software engineer with a passion for music. He lives in Asheville, North Carolina.