Amount Raised: $23M
Lead Investor: Octave Ventures, Alliance Holdings
Other Participants: Other existing investors
Company's Purpose for Funding:ZeroEyes plans to fuel its continued growth through investments in R&D, expanding business operations, and enhancing channel partnership programs.
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Leadership: Mike Lahiff (CEO)
Customers include: the US Department of Defense, leading public K-12 school districts, healthcare facilities, commercial property groups, colleges, universities, and of other organizations. ZeroEyes is being implemented in thousands of buildings across 37 states.
Product/Service: ZeroEyes is known for its AI-driven gun detection video analytics platform, capable of seamlessly integrating with existing digital security cameras. This software is dedicated to combating mass shootings and gun violence by ensuring swift response times, offering actionable intelligence with relevant images, and ushering in clarity during chaotic situations.
The foundation of ZeroEyes consists of Navy SEALs, Special Operations military veterans, and adept technologists. They specialize in dispatching real-time intelligence about illegal gun displays in occupied areas or buildings to the concerned staff and law enforcement, complete with the shooter's image and the threat location. This crucial information is dispatched as swiftly as 3 to 5 seconds after gun detection.
The ZeroEyes team provides valuable tech consultancy, installation support, and drills for active shooter scenarios, aiming to enhance security in various institutions, such as schools, corporate entities, and government facilities.
Their cutting-edge system has garnered acknowledgment from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as a potential anti-terrorism technology, and it proudly holds the SAFETY Act DT&E Designation.