Alcatraz AI names Tina D’Agostin Chief Executive Officer

April 19, 2021
D’Agostin brings a wealth of experience building, scaling and managing successful technology companies
REDWOOD CITY, CA., April 19, 2021 -- Alcatraz AI, developer of secure frictionless access control products, announces changes to their executive team to help meet market demand and growth. Security industry leader Tina D’Agostin, former Chief Revenue Officer at Alcatraz AI, is appointed Chief Executive Officer to spearhead the global expansion of its AI-powered facial authentication solution for physical access control.

D’Agostin brings a wealth of experience building, scaling and managing successful technology companies. As CEO at Alcatraz AI, D’Agostin will be laser-focused on accelerating high-performing teams and creating the operational foundation for hypergrowth to continue the momentum of Alcatraz’s go-to-market strategy and global expansion. Tina D’Agostin comes from Johnson Controls, where she was the General Manager of Building Technology & Solutions based in Northern California. In her tenure with Johnson Controls, D’Agostin grew revenues and market share through new customer acquisition and expansion with leading Silicon Valley and global companies. 

"Tina has a proven track record and acumen to bring together teams across the organization to achieve market growth, making her the perfect fit to steer Alcatraz to be the leading facial authentication platform globally, said Vince Gaydarzhiev, Founder and Chief Product Officer of Alcatraz AI. “I'm excited to partner with Tina to lead Alcatraz to its next level of growth."

“I am honored to take the role of Chief Executive Officer at such an exciting time in the company’s transformation,” said Tina D’Agostin, CEO of Alcatraz AI. “I look forward to leading the company towards success with our cutting-edge product that is transforming the way in which we view and use access control.”

D’Agostin can be contacted at [email protected]

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About Alcatraz AI

Alcatraz AI is transforming access control by leveraging artificial intelligence and analytics to make powerful decisions at the edge, where your face becomes your credential autonomously. Our solutions are designed to be easy-to-implement and use - with seamless integration into existing infrastructure, not requiring a system retrofit. Alcatraz’s frictionless technology enables enterprises across the Fortune 2000 to innovate and future-proof their security strategy, providing the most secure, reliable, and accurate biometric technology for physical access.