Brendan is the co-founder and CEO of Rank One Computing. Rank One is an employee-owned face recognition technology company located in Denver, Colorado that develops and licenses the ROC SDK. The ROC SDK provides integrators with the best combined face recognition accuracy and efficiency in the industry, per NIST testing, and the ROC SDK’s native software libraries currently power a wide range of banking, enterprise, defense, law enforcement, mobile, and access control systems across the globe.
Brendan holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Michigan State University. He has researched automated face recognition algorithms for over a decade, including publishing over 20 peer-reviewed academic articles, advisory support to multiple U.S. Government agencies, and most recently co-founding and guiding Rank One Computing. Prior to his academic studies Brendan served from 2002 to 2005 as enlisted infantry in the 75th Ranger Regiment, U.S. Army.