© Saskia Uppenkamp
Krasimir Marinov (Co-Founder) and Peter Brodsky (Co-Founder)

Location: Live Bait brings a taste of the south to New York. Shuck some oysters to start and then chow down on New Orleans style favourites: gumbo, shrimp po’boys, catfish and chips and fried pickles on the side. A great beer list and casual styling completes the bait shack feel. // livebaitnyc.com

HyperScience – Automating low-, medium- and high-skilled labor

Artificial Intelligence
Founded in 2014
26 employees
Funding $18M / 3 rounds

HyperScience is an artificial intelligence company specializing in back-office automation for Fortune 500 and government organizations. Their machine learning software takes over work that people are doing today by learning how they’ve done it in the past. Individual human capital is then free to focus on more complex tasks. 

This article was published in “the Hundert Vol. 9 – Startups of New York“, December 2016.