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October 16, 2020

Semantic Web Company Continues Global Expansion with New Presence in the US

BOSTON, Oct. 16, 2020 — The Austrian provider of knowledge graph and text mining technology Semantic Web Company has announced the opening of its new U.S. office in Boston. The USA is the largest market of the Semantic Web Company, which has been growing rapidly in various industries and fields of application for several years.

With Heather Hedden, a leading expert in information management, as part of the U.S. team, clients will benefit from timely and outstanding consulting services in the areas of semantic AI and knowledge technologies.

“We are very happy to be now even closer to our customers and partners in the U.S. Our presence there will allow us to provide them with an even better service level,” said Andreas Blumauer, CEO of the Semantic Web Company. “I am proud of what our highly skilled team has accomplished to date in solving some of the most complex data and knowledge management challenges for many of the world’s largest corporations and government organizations. With our US office and Heather Hedden on the team, we will scale this even further,” added Thomas N. Burg, SVP North America at the Semantic Web Company.

Heather Hedden has been a practicing taxonomist for over 20 years in various organizations and industries and as an independent consultant. She has designed and developed countless taxonomies, controlled vocabularies, knowledge organization and metadata systems.

“It is a great pleasure to join the Semantic Web Company. I had come to appreciate the PoolParty Thesaurus Server as a consultant to companies that use it. It will be very exciting to use all the full capabilities of PoolParty Semantic Suite to help companies fast track their way to building taxonomies, ontologies, and knowledge graphs,” said Heather Hedden, Data and Knowledge Engineer at the Semantic Web Company.

To learn more about the Semantic Web Company’s offerings and presence in the United States, please contact Thomas Burg, SVP North America or Heather Hedden, Data and Knowledge Engineer.

About Semantic Web Company

As a leading provider of graph-based metadata, search and analysis solutions, Semantic Web Company supports its customers in the development and implementation of enterprise knowledge graphs, in the extraction of useful knowledge from large data sets, and in the integration and linking of structured and unstructured data. The technology company also helps organizations to develop strategies that support the efficient introduction and implementation of innovative graph technologies.

Founded in 2004, the Semantic Web Company is the vendor of PoolParty Semantic Suite ( and was named on KMWorld’s 2016 until 2020 prestigious list of “100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management.”

The company has recently been added to Gartner’s Magic Quadrant of Metadata Management Solutions in the category Visionary. Andreas Blumauer, Founder and CEO has been nominated to the Forbes Technology Council.

With Credit Suisse, Roche, Wolters Kluwer, Pearson and Phillips among their customer base of Forbes Global 2000 List, Semantic Web Company is continuously helping customers to roll-out their knowledge management and AI strategy within their organizations.

Semantic Web Company is headquartered in Austria, with branches in the US, UK and France. To learn more, visit and

Source: Semantic Web Company