Personify named in top 10 of Crain’s Chicago’s Most Innovative Companies

Categories : EnterpriseWorks, Recognition & Awards
Posted on: November 5, 2018

EnterpriseWorks graduate Personify was named in the top 10 of Crain’s Chicago’s Most Innovative Companies. Personify was started by Sanjay Patel, a University of Illinois electrical engineering professor, and his colleagues, Minh Do and Wen-mei Hwu.


Personify is a company that has developed a “virtual green screen” that allows the background of video to be blurred or removed. It also allows the user to put themselves on-screen in videos, demos, or webinars. Patel has also co-founded other companies such as Ageia which was sold to Nvidia.

To read more about Patel and Personify, click here.