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leading cloud-based digital video evidence management software with a focus on innovation and social impact

VidaNyx is the leading cloud-based Digital Video Evidence Management solution. Our initial focus is to address the needs of the Child Advocacy Centers (CAC) in the U.S. that help over 700,000 children survivors of abuse and neglect every year.

CAC using VidaNyx report a reduction in their operating cost per forensic interview by up to 95% and their case preparation time by up to 67%, enabling those centers to focus resources on maximizing social impact.

We work in partnership with sector experts, advocates, law enforcement, and the judicial system as well as with leading manufacturers of video system.

We continue to innovate to serve the Digital Video Evidence needs of organizations that help survivors of human trafficking or domestic violence. Eventually, serving the needs of the +50 million cases that go through the U.S. court system every year.

join us and do the most meaningful work of your career.

Protect vulnerable populations and revolutionize the digital video evidence field with a mission-driven team committed to the ethical use of AI, advanced video technologies, cloud-computing, privacy, security, agility, customer-intimacy, and social impact.


sara boyd

sara boyd


Sara is the CEO at VidaNyx. Previously, as the CEO of the Omaha Community Foundation, she led their growth to +1,800 fundholders and $1.2 billion in assets (15th in the nation). Sara also architected the creation of Omaha Gives!, delivering $50 million in giving, the launch of TheLandscapeOmaha.org with 38 impact indicators, and the growth of programs serving +1,200 nonprofits.


shelly kurtz

shelly kurtz

cofounder & board member

Shelly is the CMO and cofounder of Giving Tech Labs, where VidaNyx was originally incubated. Recipient of over 50 industry awards, Shelly has led over 200 global campaigns in tech, media, and entertainment. She is an experienced Sales & Marketing Executive for Tech Startups and Fortune 500 companies, including NBC Universal, Comcast, Make.TV, Giving Compass, Giving Planner, VidaNyx, AI Sensa, and X4Impact among others.


dr. ying li

dr. ying li

advisor chief scientist

Dr. Ying Li is the Chief Scientist at Giving Tech Labs and has received international awards for her outstanding contributions to the data-mining and AI fields. She holds over 90 patent applications in the area of data mining, artificial intelligence, machine learning, computational advertising, performance optimization, program tracing, profiling, and analysis and she Chairs more than 15 international conferences.


luis j. salazar

luis j. salazar


Luis is the CEO and cofounder of Giving Tech Labs, where VidaNyx was originally incubated. As a serial tech entrepreneur and Global Fortune 50 executive, he led the launch of over 30 global products and companies in the consumer and business spaces, creating cloud-based and artificial intelligence solutions at Microsoft, Yahoo, Xerox, GMI, Bing, Jobalign, Giving Compass, Giving Planner, VidaNyx, Coach Ana, AI Sensa, AI4PI.org, X4Impact, and others.


how did VidaNyx start?

Project Harmony, a thought-leader Child Advocacy Center in Omaha, NE, inspired the creation of VidaNyx.

Giving Tech Labs – a Seattle based innovation lab focused on creating technology for the public interest, incubated VidaNyx. They continue to provide support in Artificial Intelligence.


what does VidaNyx mean?

VidaNyx is pronounced “VEE-da-NIX”. ‘Vida’ means ‘life’ in Spanish. Nyx is a protector figure in Greek mythology.

VidaNyx means “the protector of life.”

who supports VidaNyx?

VidaNyx is a sustainable social enterprise generating revenue through SaaS subscriptions. Thanks to the financial support of Nebraska Investors, Academia, Local Government, and Sector Experts, VidaNyx established its new headquarters in Omaha, NE.


Apply Advanced Video Processing Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, Public Policy, Sales, Marketing, Channel Development, Storytelling, User Experience Design, Data Sciences, and more to solve a large and complex problem in society on a global basis.

Now hiring in our new HQ location in Omaha, Nebraska.

Help us build the future of tech for the public interest in the Heartland.

Join us and show the world what is possible when there are no limits to doing well and doing good.


competitive salary, based on tech startup standards


excellent health, vision and dental benefits with full premium paid to employee and immediate family members

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allocation for professional development, subscription to an e-library of development resources, and private events with local and international leaders

and more

monthly catered lunches and weekly breakfasts plus a fully stocked pantry and fridge

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Contact us and get started with a free demo account in less than 24 hours. 

Contact us also to learn about grant opportunities to sponsor VidaNyx for one or more child advocacy centers

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