About Us

TrademarkNow provides an intelligent web-based trademark management platform that is used by enterprise companies, law firms and branding agencies for instant trademark search and watch results.

Our Story

At its core is a unique artificial intelligence model of trademark law based on both explicit and intricate domain models of the law.

Created by experts in trademark law and linguistics, our cutting-edge system also utilizes state-of-the-art machine-learning techniques to produce models that seamlessly take real-world complexities into account.

While the underlying intelligence is complex, the platform’s intuitive design and simple user interface make it very easy to use. The result: faster, smarter trademark search, watch, and analysis.


With a rich diversity of experience in trademark law, technology and serving the enterprise, our leadership team is working to bring smart innovation to trademark teams around the globe.

Mikael Kolehmainen, Co-founder and CEO

International TM Attorney with significant trademark law domain expertise, with a license in New York. An experienced and successful angel investor and third-generation entrepreneur. Previous tech company experience in a variety of roles.

Heikki Vesalainen, Co-founder and Chief Architect

Designer of numerous successful machine-learning and artificial intelligence solutions. A solid background in Software Engineer with vast experience in designing and building mission critical systems and software products in many different fields including legal.

Matti Kokkola, Co-founder and CTO

Built and led successful tech teams in the US and Europe. Seasoned technology leader with experience from building and operating business critical big data systems.

Charles Hill, Head of Product

Harvard MBA, Product management professional with over 15 years’ experience managing large-scale software and internet products. Track record of launching new global products that drive strong results for both B2B and B2C companies.

Anna Ronkainen, Co-founder and Chief Scientist

Artificial intelligence and law scholar doing research at the intersection of IP law, cognition and vague norms, with over 15 years of experience in linguistic software development including many successes in project and product management.

Joe Patterson, VP of Sales

MBA, Global business development and sales executive with over 10 years of experience, primarily in the B2B software space. Successfully contributed to taking three companies to a liquidity event.


Please see the Careers page for our current open positions. We also accept open applications at jobs@trademarknow.com.