PullString, Inc. is an entertainment and technology company that combines art and science to enable computer conversation with characters. The Company's primary product, the PullString Platform, offers a professional authoring environment, hosted AI and machine learning runtime, and integrated conversation analytics to enterprises, agencies, and startups across verticals as diverse as entertainment, customer service, gaming and VR, travel, automotive, health and fitness, finance, human resources, and IoT.

Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
36 (est)+3%
PullString was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

PullString Office Locations

PullString has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
74 Tehama St

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$76 m

Latest funding size

$13.6 m

Time since last funding

over 1 year


PullString's latest funding round in April 2016 was reported to be $13.6 m. In total, PullString has raised $76 m

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PullString News and Updates

Google Assistant actions can now be made with the PullString bot machine

Bot machine maker PullString is now able to make actions for Google Assistant, the company announced today in a blog post. PullString has made bots for customers as varied as Hello Barbie, The Grand Tour Alexa skill, and others. Last May the Lt. Reyes Facebook Messenger bot brought in six million in…

5 bots to try this week: Andy English, Pepper, PullString, Self Care, MemeChicken

Why say it in words when you can say it with a picture? Why say it with a picture when you can say it with a meme? Memes for Messenger just got easy with the MemeChicken bot. Choose from popular templates like Captain Picard’s facepalm or use your own photos to create a meme. Here are […]

How Pullstring’s Jessie Humani bot went from being white to a woman of color

EXCLUSIVE: When Jessie Humani made its debut in April, it was a young white woman with straight reddish-brown hair in a tank top and pair of sunglasses. About a month ago she became a racially ambiguous young woman with hoop earrings, curly hair, and a nose ring. I see and experience new bots daily.…

Bot platform from Pullstring, maker of Barbie toys and Call of Duty bot, lets you create characters

The Pullstring platform for the creation of storytelling bots made its debut today. For the better part of the last decade, the Pullstring platform has been used internally to create characters like Lt. Reyes from Call of Duty Facebook Messenger bot, and interactive products for Barbie and Thomas th…

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