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We Are KOOWI TECHNOLOGY

Personal Safety
Is Our Top Priority.

About Us

Koowi Technology, Inc. is a digital agency based in New York and Kenya. We create and implement solutions and services geared towards citizens' personal safety.

Services

What We Do.

We leverage the latest technology breakthroughs - such as A.I., drones, digital fingerprinting, etc. - and package them in lightweight mobile apps for major institutions or businesses looking to offer their citizens or customers dedicated tools to safeguard their safety and personal security.

Mobile Development

We’re on the move, just like the people in your community. We deploy and continuously update our personal safety app for maximum security. While other safety companies focus on the present, we already are identifying trends so we can prepare for future threats to safety.

Drone Deployment

When you can’t send personnel to the scene, our unique drone system Sk-Eye™ is there. Our smartdrones fly to the scene and witness events as they unfold. Then they return to their unique housing device for recharge and to download video and audio captured for later analysis.

Incident Monitoring

We know time is critical when crime threatens. Any threat alerts travel to first responders in 3.7 seconds; administrators can also message the entire community just as quickly. Then they conduct a safety triage to determine the appropriate response in each situation.

Safety Consulting

Koowi Technology provides safety consulting services. We can help you select the right suite of services for your community, whether that’s a neighborhood, an industry, a school, or public services. We custom design every solution for each client’s unique situation.

Showcase

Our Featured Projects.

Here is a short list of our most recent projects featuring some of the unique solutions and services that we have developed for our customers.

Koowi App

Koowi is the personal safety app that began it all. Originally designed as a fire and CO2 alert system for single- and multi-family residences, the app has grown into a safety service that addresses a wide range of threats. Details

Koowi Admin Dashboard

Administrators and managers have an exclusive site devoted to all things related to Koowi and keeping communities safe. This Koowi hangout hub houses demos and how-to videos, directions and FAQs. Koowi is a thriving community of professionals focused on one thing: safety. Details

SK-Eye

Sk-Eye™ is the nimble safety and security system of the future. Whether to monitor quickly developing threats or provide a secure escort to a vehicle or home, Sk-Eye™ is there, recording events and sending alerts to responders.

KOOWI AI

The Koowi Technology AI Platform builds on an innovative framework of deep learning experiences where artificial intelligence becomes intelligent application. Our E2ES streamline the complex business of safety and security for individuals and they communities in which they live.

The brains and muscles.

Our Team Members.

Joseph Maximus Browne

Chief Executive Officer
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Joseph Maximus Browne
Chief Executive Officer

Joseph Maximus Browne has his feet planted in two cultures – the fast-paced American lifestyle of New York City where he lives now, and the Caribbean island homeland of his father, where Maximus grew up.

By the age of twelve, Maximus had already visited every parish, district and community in Grenada including the islands of Carriacou and Petite Martinique under the “Meet the People Tour” programs. There he witnessed first hand how good families struggled to cope with the costs of living and needed help in making ends meet.

Since his father was employed by the Grenadian government as a movie projector technician and public address system technician, Maximus was fortunate enough to also have been employed by the “Government Broadcasting Unit” where he performed the same duties as his father. Maximus appreciated getting to work side by side with his father and learning from him.

Maximus also experienced the legal side of life when he witnessed a crime and had to appear in court. From those formative years, he developed a strong sense of taking initiative, being a team player and knowing that the rewards of hard work and determination put one ‘ahead of the game.’

He completed his education in the USA. Within three months of his enrollment in school, Maximus was promoted from 7th to 9th grade. After high school, he studied Electrical Engineering for about a year. During that time he learned something that would change his life – electrical engineering was NOT for him!

Instead, Maximus travelled to broaden his horizons even further. As he listened to the people he met, he felt compelled to help them find solutions to the problems they faced. During this time, Maximus discovered that he excelled at not only creating but also actualizing innovative ideas that helped people lead better lives.

Mr. Browne kicked off his first business venture in 1982, and later invented a product called Maximus System/2 in 1995. That same year he competed in a show called Inpex (recognized worldwide) and won Best Innovation in Safety/Security. The following year he was invited to Hungary for the 100th year anniversary for Inventors of Hungary. Two years later he invented another product called Easy to Reach and had a patent pending.

His next innovation was Koowi, which began as a small, home-based business. Koowi has grown into a far-reaching service company. Maximus coined the word Koowi, which means quick, by combining parts of two words. The name is now patented and trademarked, and although Koowi was originally associated with heating, the company has diversified into many industries.

Since childhood, Maximus has always been passionate about helping people and this desire has been his driving force to be successful in helping people live the life they want and deserve to lead.

Debi Christensen

VP Business Development
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Debi Christensen
VP Business Development

Debi Christensen guides Koowi Technology, Inc. in identifying new markets, setting targets and meeting strategic goals. She’s also an iPEC-certified executive coach who helps others hone their leadership skills. Debi excels in designing learner experiences, and her portfolio of work includes project development and management, establishing communication protocols, and research/writing. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English and a Master’s in educational administration.
Debi’s family roots began in Brooklyn and Manhattan, but she calls Texas home. Today she’s a passionate and outspoken leader, an advocate for small business owners, and enjoys finding humor in the day-to day operations of business, life, and rescuing German Shepherd Dogs.

Stephanie La Pierre

VP Operations
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Stephanie La Pierre
VP Operations

Stephanie La Pierre is Vice President of Operations at MG911, where she offers guidance and insight on daily activities and future initiatives for Koowi Technology, Inc.

Her education includes the current pursuit of her Doctorate’s in Organizational Management, a Masters in Information Systems, a Bachelors in Computer Science, and she is a Licensed Practical Nurse. She does it all!

Mrs. La Pierre is the Owner of Veterans Yielding Better Opportunities (VYBO). VYBO is a service-disabled, women-owned government contracting small business that facilitates better opportunities for Veterans and Career Professionals.

She is a U.S. Army and Air Force Veteran who served in the Iraqi War. She is tactful, disciplined, motivating, flexible, pays attention to details, proficient in daily tasks and activities, and is an awesome team player. After permanently separating from the military, she continued to serve the US government around the world in places like Afghanistan, Kuwait, and United Arab Emirates, etc.

Stephanie, on a personal note, is a humble, caring, dedicated, fun, and loving mother of four boys and the wife to a retired U. S. Army Veteran. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York but has a West Indian culture.

She loves sports, preferably Football… Go GIANTS! And her favorite hobbies (if you ask her these hobbies go hand in hand), shopping and eating.

Stephanie’s goals are to give back to communities that build our economy and improve people’s lives.

Miguel 'Mr. O' Osorio

Public Relations Manager
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Miguel 'Mr. O' Osorio
Public Relations Manager

Miguel 'Mr. O' Osorio is the Public Relations Manager for MG911.
Mr. O, a retired U.S. Army soldier, brings to My Guard a wealth of knowledge in several areas. He excels in public relations, where he manages relationships between consumers and companies, and he initiates collaborative work practices that benefit all parties.
Mr. O is professional, creative, and innovative in his approach to problem-solving and developing new marketing campaigns. Able to analyze complex situations from a variety of perspectives, Mr. O uses different strategies to get all stakeholders communicating. He is diverse, reliable, honest, and a team player. Mr. O holds a Bachelors degree in Business Management.

Kathleen La Pierre

Community Affairs Assistant Manager
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Kathleen La Pierre
Community Affairs Assistant Manager

Kathleen La Pierre is originally from Grenada. She came to the United States as a teenager and grew up in New York City. After graduating high school, Ms. La Pierre served in the Marine Corps. She later worked in security management, where she handled all operations for employees.
Ms. La Pierre earned her Associates degree in marketing, management, and sales from New York City College of Technology. Her strengths include executive administration and organization. These skills help her in working with community development at Koowi Technoogy, Inc.

Ms. La Pierre focuses on assisting families so they can help their children have better futures. When not helping others, she devotes her spare time to cooking and exercise.

Jean Louisma

President Community Development
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Jean Louisma
President Community Development

A native of Haiti, Mr. Louisma came to New York City years ago in the middle of a snow storm. Speaking only French, he worked in factory during the day and studied English at night. He continued to improve his skills and took a course in keypunching and later in computers.
This eventually led to Mr. Louisma obtaining his Bachelor’s degree in computer sciences. While working in computer sciences, Mr. Louisma also became a successful businessman. His acumen in business allowed him to leave his regular employment and worked exclusively in business development.
Mr. Louisma is guided by a strong, personal and moral compass. He says, “If I want you to respect me, I have to respect myself.” He advises parents to be close enough to their kids to talk about anything – before they get in trouble.

In his spare time, Mr. Louisma enjoys traveling.

Hezron Kipkemoi

Liaison Manager
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Hezron Kipkemoi
Liaison Manager

Hezron Kipkemoi is the Liaison Manager in Kenya. His responsibilities include promoting communication and collaboration among teams and coordinating activities for Koowi Technologies, Inc. in Kenya.
Always focused on safety and protection, Mr. Kipkemoi is a graduate of 'Fire Engineering and Safety Technology' at Eldoret Aviation College, Kenya. It is Mr. Kipkemoi’s commitment to a strong work ethic and high standards that has enabled him to help others and give back of his time and talents. He helps homeless children through charity, engages in scouting activities, and seeks challenges that bring about personal and professional growth.

Mr. Kipkemoi believes that the journey is as important as the destination: As Ursula le Guin so aptly stated, ‘It is good to have an end to journey towards, but is the journey that matters in the end.’

Mercy Chelashaw

President Operations
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Mercy Chelashaw
President Operations

Mercy Chelashaw is the MG911 President of Operations in Kenya, where she oversees marketing, sales, training, and the daily operations for MG911 and Koowi Technology, Inc. at the hub of the African continent.
An innovative thinker and thought leader, Ms. Chelashaw obtained her Bachelor’s of Science from Kenyatta University. She cultivates and nurtures business relationships in the public and private sectors by providing holistic client service relations. Her business acumen has given her the ability to formulate effective strategies, collaborate with diverse teams, and exceed sales targets. She excels in creating training sessions for professionals.

In her spare time, Ms. Chelashaw enjoys team-building activities, playing chess and participating in community-based activities to help others.

Kiprop Collins Kibet

Social Media Marketing Director
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Kiprop Collins Kibet
Social Media Marketing Director

Kiprop Collins Kibet is the Liaison Manager for Koowi Technology, Inc. in Kenya. He is currently studying for his Bachelor’s of Arts in Economics, Mathematics and Sociology at the University of Nairobi. Mr. Collins brings extensive customer service experience to the team.
He also coordinates all social media and blogs for Koowi Technology, Inc. in Kenya.

David M. C. Gilau

Head Of Information Technology
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David M. C. Gilau
Head Of Information Technology

David Gitau is a proven IT leader and Information Systems Administrator. He focuses on service delivery while managing and monitoring information security, cyber-security and data policy frameworks. He plays a key role in developing and maintaining database management systems, knowledge management systems, networking, hardware and software user support, enterprise resource planning (ERP) management, computer programming, web-based application development, and IT service science management/ engineering.
Mr. Gitau holds a master’s degree in Information Technology Management (MITM) from the University of Sydney, Australia and a bachelor’s degree in Business and Information Technology (BBIT) from Africa Nazarene University, Nairobi.

Levi Kones Kitoch

PR & Chief Financial Officer
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Levi Kones Kitoch
PR & Chief Financial Officer

Levi Kones Kitoch oversees the financial obligations of the Kenya office, coordinating logistics for the team and clients. Additionally, Mr. Kitoch assists with media outreach and public relations for Koowi Technology, Inc. in Africa.
His experience in sales, marketing, accounting and counseling have helped Mr. Kitoch become a leader in working with all stakeholders to solve problems. He attended college at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas, where he studied BSC sports medicine. Mr. Kitoch also has a background in community development.

A veteran of hosting radio and television shows, Mr. Kitoch is a recognized media influencer. He brings a strong desire to assist others in their time of need. He’s a Haven Recovery board member, Red Cross of Kenya member, and a Gold Medal of Hope winner for worldwide blood donation services.

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Contact Information
Where to Find Us

409 Remsen Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11212 USA

Email Us

info@koowitechnology.com

Call Us

USA: +1 (718) 434 6566
FAX: +1 (718) 859-6926
KENYA: +254 202 00 1123