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Colin Angle
  • Industry

    Robotics

  • Location

    Greater Boston

  • Social Media
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TECH POWER PLAYERS 50 | RANKED #28

Colin Angle

Cofounder, Chairman, and CEO, iRobot

BIOGRAPHY

Why a Tech Power Player?

For leadership in robotics, artificial intelligence, and education.

Colin Angle is chairman and CEO of iRobot, a tech company that designs and builds consumer robots like the Roomba. Since Angle cofounded the startup at MIT, iRobot has sold over 40 million consumer robots worldwide.

Angle holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a master’s degree in computer science, both from MIT.

CAREER MILESTONES

2010

Helped found National Robotics Week, an event designated by Congress to raise awareness about robots and their role in the future

2002

iRobot launched the Roomba vacuum cleaner

1997

Designed behavior-controlled rovers for NASA that led to Sojourner exploring Mars

1990

Cofounded iRobot with Helen Greiner and Rodney Brooks

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TECH POWER PLAYERS 50 | RANKED #28

Colin Angle

Cofounder, Chairman, and CEO, iRobot

Colin Angle
  • Industry

    Robotics

  • Location

    Greater Boston

  • Social Media

BIOGRAPHY

Why a Tech Power Player?

For leadership in robotics, artificial intelligence, and education.

Colin Angle is chairman and CEO of iRobot, a tech company that designs and builds consumer robots like the Roomba. Since Angle cofounded the startup at MIT, iRobot has sold over 40 million consumer robots worldwide.

Angle holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a master’s degree in computer science, both from MIT.

CAREER MILESTONES

2010

Helped found National Robotics Week, an event designated by Congress to raise awareness about robots and their role in the future

2002

iRobot launched the Roomba vacuum cleaner

1997

Designed behavior-controlled rovers for NASA that led to Sojourner exploring Mars

1990

Cofounded iRobot with Helen Greiner and Rodney Brooks

RELATED ARTICLES
IRobot agreed to be acquired by Amazon years after rejecting its first offer

IRobot agreed to be acquired by Amazon years after rejecting its first offer

iRobot Roombas its way into Amazon’s arms

In challenging times, iRobot is shifting from home robots to robot homes

In challenging times, iRobot is shifting from home robots to robot homes

SIMILAR PROFILES