Hugging Face

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Hugging Face is a technology start-up creating a fun and emotional chatbot for teenagers. It generates a digital friend to text back and forth and trade selfies. The Company's chatbot is powered by artificial intelligence and deep learning.


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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)59(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Hugging Face

Clement Delangue

Clement Delangue

Co-Founder, CEO
Julien Chaumond

Julien Chaumond

Thomas Wolf

Thomas Wolf

Chief Science Officer
Anthony Moi

Anthony Moi

Technical Lead
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Hugging Face total Funding

$59.6 m

Hugging Face latest funding size

$40 m

Time since last funding

6 months ago

Hugging Face investors

Hugging Face's latest funding round in March 2021 was reported to be $40 m. In total, Hugging Face has raised $59.6 m
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How Hugging Face is tackling bias in NLP

Winner of VentureBeat's 2021 Innovation in Natural Language Processing award, Hugging Face is democratizing the fast-growing AI field.

Hugging Face raises $15 million to build the definitive natural language processing library

Hugging Face has raised a $15 million funding round led by Lux Capital. The company first built a mobile app that let you chat with an artificial BFF, a sort of chatbot for bored teenagers. More recently, the startup released an open-source library for natural language processing applications. And t…

Hugging Face launches popular Transformers NLP library for TensorFlow

Hugging Face's Trasformers library with AI that exceeds human performance -- like Google's XLNet and Facebook's RoBERTa -- can now be used with TensorFlow.

Hugging Face Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hugging Face founded?

    Hugging Face was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Hugging Face key executives?

    Hugging Face's key executives are Clement Delangue, Julien Chaumond and Thomas Wolf.

  • How many employees does Hugging Face have?

    Hugging Face has 59 employees.

  • Who are Hugging Face competitors?

    Competitors of Hugging Face include Pypestream, Botpress and Stashcat.