World of Warcraft and Diablo III Producer Alex Mayberry Joins Cognitive Code

Oct 12, 2015, 19:30 ET from Cognitive Code

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Oct. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognitive Code™ Corporation, a technology company specializing in the development and deployment of practical conversational artificial intelligence systems, today announced that Alex Mayberry has been named Cognitive Code's Chief Product Officer. Alex will be responsible for developing overall product strategy and leading the evolution of SILVIA-based consumer products to forward the company's vision of artificial intelligence as an integrated part of the user experience.

The move will enable Cognitive Code to further accelerate its rate of disruptive technical innovation and product delivery during a time of rapid new customer adoption and company growth. SILVIA is a cross-platform system for developing and deploying conversationally intelligent applications. Unlike other voice solutions, Cognitive Code's SILVIA can be deployed in compact and secure environments, and includes native unconnected operation on mobile devices and embedded systems.

"I would like to welcome Alex Mayberry to the Cognitive Code team as our Chief Product Officer. Alex comes to us with decades of experience designing, producing and creating some incredible hit products," said Leslie Spring, CEO and Founder of Cognitive Code. "Alex brings not only experience and creative expertise, but also an incredible enthusiasm for SILVIA and the products that we will be creating together and with our customers. Alex joins us at a key point in our growth and will be instrumental in working with customers, growing the team and creatively driving our SILVIA product development bus."

Mayberry, who spent nearly a decade as a key member at Blizzard Entertainment, was Senior Producer on three World of Warcraft expansions, as well as Lead Producer of the Diablo 3 franchise.  "I am very excited to join Cognitive Code," said Mayberry. "Artificial Intelligence has come a long way, and is at the forefront of a myriad of new technologies and markets, with practical uses in entertainment, gaming, education, virtual reality, productivity, automation, and more.  The SILVIA platform takes an innovative approach to providing solutions for the challenges of tomorrow, and I am thrilled to be able to utilize such exciting and promising technology."

Additional credits include work in creative capacities on the Redneck Rampage series of games, Quake 2: The Reckoning, Kingpin: Life of Crime, and James Bond: The World is not Enough.  Previously, Mayberry was Executive Producer of the America's Army project, and served as the Creative Director of the MOVES Institute at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. Prior to joining Cognitive Code, he was employed as the Executive Producer of Star Citizen for Cloud Imperium Games.

About Cognitive Code

Cognitive Code Corporation is a privately-held company specializing in conversational artificial intelligence systems, based on their proprietary patented SILVIA technologies. SILVIA is a system for the development and deployment of intelligent applications to almost any computing platform or operating system, with a technological core that allows humans to interact with computers in completely natural and intuitive ways. Cognitive Code technologies allow companies to build applications and services that can work seamlessly with each other, across a number of devices and operating systems. More information about Cognitive Code and the SILVIA Platform is available at

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