We are a small team of technologists, ecologists, and urbanists
working relentlessly to give cities a competitive advantage through
software platforms that develop a healthy symbiotic technology and ecology.
stae provides municipalities with tools to integrate, house, and abstract
disparate data while providing meaningful and actionable insights that
enable 21st century compliance, taxation and procurement.
There's a real problem with city governments not having enough actionable data.
stae has an idea to improve civics that is revolutionary.
Ian Kalin, Chief Data Officer (U.S. Department of Commerce)
We’re really excited about the important work stae is doing.
Nigel Jacob, Co-founder Office of New Urban Mechanics (City of Boston)
Cities need data-driven insights, stae makes it happen.
Ed Glaeser, Harvard Economist and author of "The Triumph of Cities"
Our team was founded by John and Eric after spending over a decade creating open systems that advance the development of the internet.
Co-founder / Managing Director
Previously CTE/VP of Strategy @ DigitalOcean, the world's second largest cloud provider.
Co-founder / Engineering Czar
Previously ☯ @ FactoryX and creator of massively popular projects that power the modern web.
Head of Product
Previously a Code for America Fellow (2014, Atlanta) and faculty at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.
Investors and partners include Urban-X, BMW Ventures, MINI, and SOSVentures.