Ben Ziomek is the Chief Product Officer of Actuate, a PropTech AI startup that builds computer vision software to turn any security camera into a gun-detecting smart camera. Actuate took part in the MetaProp Accelerator and is backed by Bling Capital, Upside Partnership, Tensility, and the University of Chicago. Ben started his career at Microsoft, where he led teams of engineers and data scientists leveraging AI to identify high-potential startups globally, driving nine figures of cloud revenue. He has also worked as an AI consultant in Chicago, San Francisco, and Tel Aviv, and as a VC investing in AI and gaming startups. Ben holds a BA from Bowdoin College and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.