CREOpoint: who we are and where we come from

1. 2008: Betting on mobile and social networking, CREOpoint, Inc. is founded by executives from tech, public accounting, media, legal, real estate and psychology.

2. CREO = "I believe" in Latin + Point = Getting to the point.

3. 2009: EY 1st client for reputation management insights during the Lehman crisis.

4. 2010-2013: time-starved leaders at clients like GE, BNP Paribas and KPMG ask us to filter the growing noise to more conveniently monitor topics, brands and personalities.

5. 2013-2014: First "Customizable Real Time Intelligence Channels" (e.g., about Trump but real estate only), development of proprietary technology in NY and Sophia Antipolis, France and Tartu, Estonia, 3/2013 Patent Application and first articles in the media (e.g., WSJ and Nikkei).

6. 2015-16: Growth beyond financial services B2B roots. Initial interest from leaders such as Facebook, Google, Amazon, Samsung and Snap. CREOpoint continues to bootstrap with $1Mn raised in 10 years.

7. 2017-2018: Development of hybrid AI + Human curation solution thanks to large clients like SNCF (e.g., Musk & Transport only, or Ephemeral app for CES).

8. February 5, 2019: Filing Continuation Application "Containing the Spread of Disinformation" now patent pending.

9. March 5, 2019: Granting of CREOpoint first patent about "Real time customizable intelligence channels".

10. Taking this opportunity to thank our clients and friends who made this possible. We are just getting started...

Core Development Team

JC Goldenstein
Founder and CEO
 
Bay Area entrepreneur with 25 years experience in engineering, product and management for Fortune 500 and large consulting firms. Last 8 years focused on leadership in social media/noise filtering. Experience at United Technologies, Ernst & Young and NAI Global.
Founder Ernst & Young International RE Consulting Practice and NAI Global Solutions
M.Sc. Aerospace Systems Engineering SUPAERO Toulouse, France. M.B.A. Alliant University San Diego CA.
Ed Finn
Co-founder
 
Former COO and General Counsel of NAI Global, the leading commercial real estate network. Former Partner at Schiff Hardin & Waite
University of Chicago, J.D. Northwestern University School of Law
James Searing
Co-Founder
 
Former Sr. Partner in charge of New Services, Strategy and International Business Services for Ernst & Young
Temple University Environmental Studies. Seton Hall University BS, Accounting, Business
Patrick L. Brennan
Co-Founder
 
Former VP Business Development Hearst, Publisher of FT.com U.S. and Commercial Property News
Harvard Business School PMD, Management, Finance
Janno Järv
VP System Architecture & Development
 
16 years experience in web development. At age of 17 he built the first WAP based mobile communication server WAPNET. Led a cross border team of 5 CREOpoint software developers & testers. Previous work for diversified Scandinavian brands like UPR Global (mobile phone recycling), Ivo Nikkolo (fashion brand), and Via-sat (global provider of satellite broadband and wireless services).
Strong programming skills: .NET, VB.NET, MongoDB, SQL, jQuery mobile, HTML5, CSS3, C#, AWS.
Bachelors Mainor Business School.
Tartu, Estonia.
Kaimar Koemets
Director Channel and Digital Development
 
13 years of experience in developing and managing various IT, research and digital marketing projects. 3 years of unique experience executing on the curation and development of hundreds of custom CREOpoint channels and solutions. At age of 19 he founded Oikos, the most visited environmental related website in his country.
M.Sc. Estonian University of Sciences
Tartu, Estonia.

Advisory Board

Paul Danks
Co-Founder
 
Newmark Knight Frank Global Management Board, EMD, EMEA. Former Managing Director-Europe for NAI Global
Paul has over 30 years experience of advising international corporate clients with particular emphasis on developing strategies to minimize costs and maximize value
BSc Est.Man, Land Management. The University of Reading
Laurent Lehmann
LL Consulting. Former CMO and Board Member, CBRE France. Founder International Art Development Association
 
Chief Marketing Officer
Université Bordeaux IV Maitrise, Law
Jeffrey Finn
Co-Founder
 
Partner The Pavonis Group, CEO RealNex
Former CEO NAI Global the leading commercial real estate managed network ($50 Billion in transactions)
Boston University School of Management BS BA
Michel Murino
CEO, Europe at Kantar Health, a WPP company
 
MBA, Marketing Management. Medical Doctor, MS Paris University
Michael Evans
Managing Director and CFO Newport LLC. Former global head of Real Estate Practice Ernst & Young
 
Also head of Ernst & Young Investments in Internet Companies as well as head of Enterprise Risk at Ernst & Young
JD, MBA, CPA
Reggie Winssinger
Board Member, W. P. Carey; Chairman of RW Partners, LLC
 
University of California, Berkeley Masters, Appraisal and Survey/Real Estate
Jean-Luc Berry
VP Global R&D at MYCOM International - VP R&D at MYCOM Taiwan
 
One of the top Software Executives in Europe/France. Early employee at Dassault Systems and former Head of Development
Sup'Aero MSc. System Engineering. Université de Sherbrooke Canadian MSc.
Jean-Paul Imbert
President at JPI Partners (helps develop businesses in Europe and AsiaPac)
 
Former President USA at Alcan Packaging Beauty
Jean Xtophe Ordonneau
Partner with European-American firm "Melcion Chassagne et Cie" since 1998
 
Started advising Entrepreneurs at the end of the 80's
M.S. Corporate Finance ESLSCA business school and M.S. Marketing CNAM Paris