September 15, 2020

Kyle Welch Joins Speciate AI as VP of Business Development

CHICAGO, September 15, 2020 – Speciate AI, an Analytics-as-a-Service company, proudly announces the appointment of Kyle Welch as Vice President of Business Development.

Mr. Welch joins Speciate with an extensive background in enterprise SaaS and will lead the company’s strategy to diversify its client portfolio and amplify customer success, as well as develop a robust customer support team.

“Joining Speciate allows me to do what I'm most passionate about, which is helping scale a company, the team, market share and revenue.” said Mr. Welch. “Speciate's Analytics-as-a-Service model fills a much-needed gap in the market by combining expert data scientists, analysts and SMEs with a robust platform to deliver insights that businesses  need to stay ahead of their competition.Mr. Welch’s appointment as VP of Business Development comes only a few weeks after Speciate was acquired by Manifold Group.

“Kyle’s experience selling SaaS solutions to large enterprises will dramatically accelerate our business development efforts” said Paul Blase, Speciate founder and former lead of PwC’s Global Data & Analytics Practice. 

With Speciate, users can make meaning of market, product, company and customer signals that provide novel insights across a variety of domains. “Whether it's spotting market trends early, monitoring competitors or products, identifying white space/investment areas or pinpointing unmet customer needs, our approach delivers superior cost to value vs. traditional methods” said Mr. Welch.


Speciate AI is an Analytics-as-a-Service company that harnesses unstructured data across the web and combines expert data scientists, analysts, and subject matter experts to deliver insights that customers want and need to stay ahead of competition.