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Dennis Mortensen

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Dennis Mortensen on a time-saving scheduling AI born from a list of hate

Taking Your Time - Time Hacks, Tips, and Principles

Today, we're going to do an interview with Dennis Mortensen. He is the CEO and founder of a company called x.ai that builds a artificially intelligent virtual assistant by the name of Amy saving people time all over the world.


15 Jun 2021

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What Founders Need to Know About Data with Dennis Mortensen, x.ai

Better Product

The most likely outcome when launching a startup is failure. How do you know when to try anyway? For Dennis Mortensen, CEO and Founder of x.ai, it’s not the data. It’s not the idea. It’s the pain you’re solving for that will allow you to propel forward,  even when the statistics are stacked against you. As the How to Use Data series continues, he provides the Better Product community with a word of caution to anyone building a data-driven startup. 


9 Feb 2021

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Day 60: AI, Venture Capital & Walking with CEO Dennis Mortensen

The Kill Your Inner Loser Show

Andy's joined by x.ai CEO Dennis Mortensen to talk the future of AI, starting your own business and whether that entrepreneurial spirit will ever fade. Oh, and walking too.Please support me so I can keep creating kickass content! https://theinnerwinnershow.com/recommendationsPatreon: https://www.patreon.com/killyourinnerloserSHOWNOTES:x.ai (Dennis' kickass meeting software):http://x.ai/NVidia Noise Removal:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-mETIjcIV0Two Minute Papers:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbfYPyITQ-7l4upoX8nvctgAI Safety Videos (Robert Miles):https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLB7AzTwc6VFZrBsO2ucBMgNVideo Background Removal:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-mETIjcIV0AngelList (Venture Capital):https://angel.co/CodeAcademy:https://www.codecademy.com/Self-Improvement is a Lifelong Endeavour:https://killyourinnerloser.com/self-improvement-is-a-lifelong-endeavour/

1hr 22mins

14 Oct 2020

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Artificial Intelligence in Meeting Scheduling: Interview with Dennis Mortensen of X.ai

The Darius Gant Show

Scheduling meetings is a mundane process virtually everyone complains about – dozens of emails flying back and forth to find a time for the team to meet.  X.ai is leveraging artificial intelligence to provide users with their own scheduling assistant who handles all of the administrative work.  In this episode, Dennis Mortensen (Founder and CEO) of X.ai reveals the magic behind the technology and shares some lesson on launching an AI startup.  We’ll cover: lessons learned from exiting a business, data strategy, data driven actions, generating product demand, and more.


9 Sep 2020

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x.ai CEO Dennis Mortensen on Focus, Bootstrapping and Rock and Roll

Oversharing with Mikhail Alfon

Dennis Mortensen is a serial entrepreneur and the co-founder and CEO of x.ai Connect with Dennis: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dennismortensen/ https://twitter.com/DennisMortensen dennis@human.x.ai Connect with Mikhail: https://www.instagram.com/miqk https://www.twitter.com/miqk https://www.mikhailalfon.com


6 Aug 2020

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Entrepreneurship, the startup race, and AI scheduling assistants with Dennis Mortensen, CEO of X.ai

The Tech Trek

I had an insightful conversation with Dennis Mortensen, CEO and founder of x.ai, about the software’s uses and the people it serves. Founded in 2014, x.ai is a productivity tool powered by AI that allows users to schedule meetings effortlessly. It should be easier and less time-consuming to schedule meetings, and x.ai is built to help achieve that. Dennis is an entrepreneur at heart and we discuss his thought process in how he launches his ideas as well as making sure he stress tests them before diving in. Key listening points: Who is Dennis Mortensen? [:05] What is x.ai? [1:40] The romanticism of startups [2:32] What was Dennis’ frame of mind when x.ai first started? [3:34] The thought process in trade-offs [6:01] The internal structure of checks and balances [8:10] Processes for Dennis’ previous startups [10:53] The startup race [14:04] The love/hate of risk [16:07] How Dennis poses the idea of x.ai to investors and potential employees [20:45] x.ai in the blink of an eye [23:25] The future of x.ai [25:26] x.ai for the personal space [29:24] Unique abilities of x.ai [33:19] The target audience for Amy and Andrew [35:50] VIPs feature [39:33] Connect with Dennis Mortensen: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dennismortensen/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/DennisMortensen Connect with Elevano Website: www.elevano.com Connect with Amir Bormand LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amirbormand/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/amirbormand?lang=en


14 Jul 2020

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Dennis Mortensen CEO & Cofounder X.ai

Founder Storiez

In this interview, we speak with Dennis Mortensen Co-founder & CEO X.aiDennis has an incredible story and an entrepreneurship career. He has started, failed, and sold multiple startups. In this conversation, we go into detail about how he got his start. How he views entrepreneurship, and practical lessons to building a company. Enjoy! Dennis Mortensen. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dennismor...Ephraim Yarmak. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ephraimya...


10 Jun 2020

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Dennis Mortensen (x.ai)

Between Two Funds

Dennis is a serial entrepreneur, with a few exits on his belt, and currently is the founder and CEO of x.ai. On this episode we discuss about Dennis' experience in building successful companies as well as how to set your company up for an exit.


3 Jun 2020

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Dennis Mortensen, CEO of X.AI | Analytics, Data, Failure, Success | SSP Interview

Success Story with Scott D. Clary

In this week's episode we sit down with Dennis Mortensen, Founder of X.AI. Dennis is an expert in leveraging data to deliver business insights. A serial entrepreneur, Dennis built and successfully exited several companies before founding x.ai in 2014. Dennis set out to solve a painful problem — scheduling meetings — through a sophisticated AI platform that saves people time and effort. Dennis is a recognized leader, author, and university instructor in the field of digital data and analytics.  Show Links https://twitter.com/DennisMortensen https://x.ai/about-dennis-mortensen/

1hr 1min

2 May 2020

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EP: 70 | Dennis Mortensen - Founder & CEO - x.ai | SaaS AdLab Podcast

SaaS AdLab Podcast

SaaS AdLab Podcast | Episode: 70   --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   Featuring: Dennis Mortensen - Founder & CEO: x.ai --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   Join the SaaS AdLab Private Facebook Group:  http://bit.ly/SaaSAdLabGroup --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   URLs:   Website: https://x.ai --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   Follow Fantôm Agency:   https://www.instagram.com/fantom.agency/ https://facebook.com/fantomagency https://twitter.com/fantomagency


11 Mar 2020