Bret Kinsella is CEO and founder of, the leading source of research, data, analysis, and news related to the voice and AI industries. Bretwas named commentator of the year by the Alexa Conference in 2019 and speaks frequently on voice and AI technologies in the U.S. and Europe. Earlier in his career, Bret served as CMO of both XAPPmedia and Kit Check, COO of ODIN Technologies, and held executive roles at Accenture, Sapient, and Harris. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and the Anderson School at UCLA.