Winston Yang


New York, New York, US

Winston's Skills
Product Management

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group


About Winston - AI & app development incubator
(*** read note below regarding for app development or hardware prototype development)

Our purpose : Supporting early-stage startups with an expanding AI analytics and cognitive platform to join us and partner with.

Who are we : We are a team of AI/deep learning/algorithmic developers and IoT/sensor acquisition experts looking for promising early-stage startups to partner with our existing company portfolio. Ideaslab primarily focuses on the healthcare, social and sports verticals. The AI and cognitive platform employs quantitative/sensor data with AI/qualitative data using proprietary optimized neural networks to understand patterns and to predict future behavior sitting on top of an adaptable cloud architecture.

Capabilities : We invest and also provide a platform around:
- Cognitive, context, and sentiment analysis
- Object/scene/text recognition, anomaly detection, recommender systems.
- Computer vision and image segmentation.
- Sensor fusion- Support vector machines/Convolutional and recurrent neural networks
- Hyperparameter optimization and tuning.
- Dimensionality reduction.

Platform :
- iCloud/Amazon S3 - Persistence
- Nvidia Jetson TX2 GPU/Amazon EC2 - Deep learning compute clusters

If you are interested in learning more, do reach out. Please provide a summary of your company along with value proposition and market viability. We are focused on those who are able to leverage off our existing platform and will consider those who have a pitch deck and established as a C-corp(any venture capital will most likely require this). Furthermore, we look for those who have a compelling stories behind their ideas.

Furthermore you are a computer scientist/machine learning expert, we really do look forward to hearing from you and please note this on your reply and what you are looking for. If you are an app developer do also indicate this as there is a very high demand and many opportunities in this field.

We look to develop long lasting relationships with both our company partners as well as those individuals who become part of ideaslab.

*** App development is milestone based. You would be paired with a dedicated developer while choosing your own design template from dozens of designers. Feel free to contact with your idea/requirements.

Work Experience


Deutsche Bank

August 1998 - June 2017

Program Analyst

Goldman Sachs

July 1992 - June 1996


Deloitte&Touche Management Consulting

June 1996 - August 1998


July 2017 - Today


Columbia University

BS Computer Science

1992 - 1992