About Us

Building the API to the Physical World

Our mission is to weave the world’s homes and buildings with devices and sensors, to enable developers to build novel applications.

Why WeStarted
Seam

Our team’s experience ranges from Nest to Sonder. We scaled server infrastructure at the scale of tens of millions of users and directly deployed IOT devices across thousands of locations on multiple continents.Through these experiences, we saw that while many smart devices and sensors exist today, no existing solutions ties them all together in a way that makes it easy for developers to interface with them.Furthermore, we felt that many of the solutions did not have a consistent stance on privacy and security.So we started Seam.It’s secure, built for scale, and enables developers and businesses to interface with devices in the real-world. We hope you’ll like it.- Dawn & Sy

Team

Dawn Ho
Previously Dawn was the head of IoT at Sonder, a hospitality company building tech-enabled hotels. In this role, Dawn oversaw all hardware and software deployments across tens of thousands of rooms on 3 different continents. In her spare time, she loves hacking her San Francisco warehouse, reading, and finding new use cases for Seam.
Sy Bohy
Sy began his career working on the Nest Learning Thermostat and Nest Protect. There, he helped scale the Nest API servers to millions of devices. During his downtime, he enjoys going on runs with his dog, learning about computers, and thinking about the future.
You!
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Advisors

Bunnie Huang
Bunnie is a privacy advocate and hacker who inspired countless tinkerers with his early publication of Hacking the XBox. Most recently, Bunnie has been working with Edward Snowden on a privacy preserving iPhone case, as well as advising various governments on covid-19 contact tracing and privacy.
Jonathan Beri
Jonathan was the head of WeWork building OS initiative where he was tasked with building a core API to all of the WeWork facilities worldwide so that other developers could build application on-top. Previously, he worked at Nest and Particle, and is an avid tinkerer.

Investors

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