Jane Neumayr Nemcova
Managing Director of Artificial Intelligence, Lionbridge (Retired)
Concurrent Sessions 8 & 9 A
Jane is managing all the operations at Veuu, a startup in the FinTech sector. This includes establishing the culture in a fast-paced organization that is expected to have as many as 45 people in the next year.
Jane is an adjunct professor of AI for graduate students at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, CA – a premiere school for top linguists and international students in the language field – introducing them to the principles of AI, Big Data and Natural Language Processing.
Jane brings over 18 years of experience leading global teams in artificial intelligence, language, corporate operations and sales. Most recently, Jane led the team at Lionbridge AI, a global provider of scalable dataservices for text, images, videos, and audio which has fueled the largest AI products and companies. Jane created the offering to support a high growth need in the market for data utilized in machine learning. She drove an unprecedented revenue growth from $40 million to over $200 million in less than three years. It was sold last year for approximately $1B. Leading this division, Jane managed a $200 million budget, led all aspects of the business including, sales, operations, technology, HR, finance, marketing, employment, and recruitment. Having helped build a workforce of over 1 million new workers in 200 countries, Jane has proved her capability to establish high functioning teams and develop key talent into successful executives across the globe in US, Canada, Latin America, Finland, Ireland, Spain, France, India, China, and Japan.
Jane also brings in-depth experience as Chief Sales Officer and EVP of Global Programs at Moravia, an RWS company, which delivers product localization, global digital marketing, and testing services to the world's top brands. Jane doubled Moravia’s total revenue in her first year as CSO from $40M to $80M and created a $100 million pipeline that measured the highest organic growth in the localization industry at the time. Jane was responsible for the company-wide vision, sales and marketing, as well as operations, implementing a major change management reorganization across all of Moravia’s operations in order to scale with the increased sales growth. Also named the Managing Director for US and Argentina, Jane designed and drove Moravia’s managed services offering, restructured their life sciences division, and created a diversified portfolio of customers and offerings for the company.