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101 Redwood Shores Parkway #400
Redwood City, CA 94065
Website Company Summary Management Team

Management: Igor Makarenko (VP IT & Operations) Adriana Stadecker (VP HR)
Outside board: King R Lee (Resource Capitalist Managing Partner) Barry Schuler (DFJ Growth Fund Managing Director) Mark Menell (Rustic Canyon Partners Partner) Bandel L Carano (Oak Investment Partners General Partner)Jon H N Fisher (Draper Fisher Jurvetson Managing Director)Scot Jarvis (Cedar Grove Partners co-Founder)
Advisory board: William L Keever (Vodafone Former Regional CEO)Thomas Wheeler (Cellular Communications & Internet Association Former President/CEO)John Muleta (Communications Group of Venable Co-Chairman)Martin Kinne (Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices CMO)Jean-Jacques Damlamian (France Telecom)Betsy S Atkins (Baja) H Andre Thomas (Wireless Ingenuity CEO)Buff L Jones (TiVo EVP Products)
Board observer: Michael Gordon (Meritech Capital Managing Director)

Business description: Visto is the leading provider of mobile messaging solutions to mobile operators for the broadest set of mobile device platforms. Visto Mobile Access Solution, Server Edition, provides departmental and enterprise access to corporate email. Visto Mobile Personal Edition is a flexible set of custom-branded applications and services that let mobile operators provide subscribers with real-time, secure, remote access to their corporate and personal email, PIM and other files directly from their mobile devices. Both solutions include message push for immediate email notification, and are well-suited to the converged mobile PDAs/phones using Palm OS, Windows Mobile (Pocket PC and Smartphone), J2ME and Symbian platforms as well as enhanced mobile WAP/Web browser-enabled mobile devices.
Customers include: ATandT WirelessNextel CommunicationsRogers;  Bell Mobility;  KPN Mobile;  LUS Mobility;  Manitoba Telecom Services;  MIPC ;  Qtel ;  SaskTel Mobility;  SmarTone;  T-Mobile International ;  Vodafone Czech Republic ;  Vodafone Egypt ;  Vodafone Ireland ;  Vodafone Spain ;  Vodafone UK
Partners include: CompaqEarthLinkHandspringMcAfeeMicrosoftMicrosoftMotorolaNokiaPalmPalmSourceSony ElectronicsSymbianTelus ;  Arch Wireless;  Bell Mobility;  PTS Consulting ;  Puma;  Rogers ATandT Wireless;  Sotto ;  WhatUSeek

Rounds: 10
Recent fundings: Feb 2007   Sep 2006
Capital raised: 350.0M
Last Round: 35.0M
Ownership: Private  
Angels/other VCs: Sky Dayton (EarthLink);  Stratton D Sclavos (VeriSign)
Corporate investors: CompaqMcAfeeStanford UniversityUS West;  Ziff-Davis

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Record updated: Mar 2012
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1996
Rounds: 10
Recent fundings: Feb 2007   Sep 2006
Capital raised: 350.0M
Last Round: 35.0M
Ownership: Private