Dan Reed, Chief Customer Evangelist, is responsible for cultivating and enriching 7.ai’s customer relationships at the executive level while identifying new solutions to improve sales and service results. He has co-founded companies focused on delivering cloud-based virtual contact centers and omnichannel customer solutions. Dan is a founding member of EBA, a health communications company, and sits on the board of TextCaster. He has been the Managing Partner of SAIC, a $10B solutions firm; President of CenterPost Communications, a leader in interactive messaging; Chief Operating Officer of Affinity Technology Group, with patents in self-service and e-lending; Managing Director of DST International, a SaaS mutual funds outsourcer; Senior Corporate Vice President of TeleTech, a global BPO with over 60,000 agents; and Chief Business Development Officer of SalesPortal. Dan holds a BS and BA in mathematics and economics from St. Olaf College.