HEADLINES (October & November)

COMPANY RE-BRANDING AS MIRO - Going forward all company communications and products will be branded as Miro.  You will find us online at www.miro.io

SEARCHxSELFIE GOES INTERNATIONAL - Miro helped people find their photos at WebSummit in Lisbon from Nov 7th - 10th and at the Latin Grammys in Las Vegas on Nov 16th.

RUNNERTAG FULLY AUTOMATED - RunnerTag was successfully automated with the support of our trained neural network.  We've boosted the accuracy of the solution and reduced overhead by 30%!

WE'RE RAISING - Seeking seed round investment to grow the team and build out additional product features and integrations.


VISUAL SEARCH AS A SERVICE (VSAAS) Overview

Recent Engagements

 

Latest Press for Miro

Latest News

TVB Pearl's Money Magazine:  Watch Video

RT America’s Boom Bu$t:  Watch Video

Forbes guest article:  Read Article

 

Pinterest users perform more than 300 million visual searches monthly.

How will digital marketing change in 2018?

Why are images important to marketers?


OCT & NOV DONE

12 RACING EVENTS and 4 CONFERENCE EVENT PERFORMED - 280K images processed by RunnerTag & Miro. Our ground truth grows every week!

2 PITCH COMPETITIONS WON - Winner of SuperCharger Open Pitch Night on Oct. 26th and the BritCham of Hong Kong Business Angel Programme Final on Nov. 21st.

1 INTEGRATION LAUNCH SCHEDULED - Currently testing WordPress integration with Hong Kong Free Press (https://www.hongkongfp.com/) expanding our expertise into the Press & Media vertical.  Miro will automatically recognize context in images, optimzing their SEO performance, enhancing the recommendation engine and providing a visual search widget all of which we plan to launch publically in the future.  Case study scheduled launch in 3rd week of December.

1 CASE STUDY CONFIRMED - Data Partnership with MavSocial (www.mavsocial.com) a Social Media Management and Advertising Software, confirmed.  Project will be split into 2 Phases with Phase 1 delivering Visual Search capabilities (keyword, color, people, reverse image) and Phase 2 integrating Earned Media Effectiveness predictions and Photo Quality Analysis.

1 TEAM MEMBER ADDED - Full stack JavaScript (including vue.js & node), and elastic search engineer based in China.

 

 

 

Q4 PLAN (UPDATED)

17 RACING EVENTS - 13 events already completed. 2 events scheduled, 2 more in negotiation.

5 CONFERENCE EVENTS - 3 events completed in the US including Latin Grammys, 1 event in Europe (Lisbon) Websummit, 1 event in Asia-Pacific (Hong Kong) Fintech Week. 

FEATURES DEMO LAUNCHED - Demo can be tested at:  Miro Demo.  A walkthrough of the demo can be found at:  Demo Walkthrough

INTEGRATIONS - Integrations planned for WordPress and Shopify marketplaces. 

CASE STUDIES LAUNCH - Case studies for Emotics and Hong Kong Free Press to be launched in production in Dec 2017.  

CASE STUDIES KICK OFF - Case studies for Travel and Experiences and Digital Asset Management verticals are being kicked off.  Launch dates TBC.

HIRING - Looking to add 1 Engineering Team member with a REACT or Vue.js skillset.

MRR & BURN - USD[$k]

FOLLOW US @useMiro

MIRO UPCOMING TRAVEL

Miro will be traveling soon and we would love to meet you or any interested potential partners or investors.

JANUARY (TBC)

- Singapore

- New York


TEAM Members

SALES & OPS - Dan Harrison

ENGINEERING - Taylor Host

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Dan joined up with Taylor to grow Miro in Sept 2016 after years of being teammates in the Soho Spartans football club.  With his MBA, Dan is the suit in business and keeps the team humming like a well oiled machine. 

Taylor started Miro in March 2016 to create the best runner bib identification in the market. After solving that problem with RunnerTag, Taylor spends his time being our product guru and strategy lead and loving the Detroit Tiger head gear.

ENGINEERING - Wallace Leung

EVENT OPS - Jackie Chiu

ENGINEERING - Jamie Wilde

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Jackie joined Miro in May 2017 to lead event-day operations.  In short, she keeps the clients happy.  Jackie's an avid traveler & photographer who's work can be found at www.jackiebanana.com. Joined May 1.

Developer by training & project manager of 7 years, Wallace makes sure Miro's code hits production gracefully. Her budgets & timelines have been called both ruthless & fair.  Joined May 8.

Jamie has joined Miro to tighten our process & lead tech strategy.  He's a proper full-stack polyglot and collects Asian languages like pokemon. Somewhere, there is tripod.com fanfic penned by Jamie in Japanese.  Joined July 10.

ENGINEERING - HAOHONG XU

ENGINEERING - HENRY HAN

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Haohong joined to lead development of Miro's image processing and search-index projects.  When not tied to the keyboard you'll catch him on the football pitch - he fits right in at Miro.  Joined October 3.

Henry joined Miro after re-locating to Hong Kong and focuses on our front-end development.  Henry is a ninja ultimate frisbee player and can bee seen making death defying dives all over Hong Kong on the weekends.  Joined August 16.


OUR ADVISORS

FUNDING & ENGINEERING - John Jasper

MGMT & OPS - Ian Edgar

MKTG & PRODUCT - Peter Dingle

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