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Octiv  Acquired by Conga Inc. (2018  amount undisclosed )

2246 6th Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
Website Company Summary Management Team

Finance: Robert Netter
Technology: Richard Hodges (2003)
Sales/Marketing: Amy Huson; Reid Cooper
Not listed on the website: (May no longer be at the company) Jack Peterson*;  Leif Claesson*;  Marilyn Hoffmann*;  Richard Barrett*
Former Employees: Alan B. Stokol Keith McMillen

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Greg Lahann (Novus Ventures) Dave Roberts (FG II)
Advisory board: Gerald Brady (Siemens)

Business description: Octiv is improving the digital audio experience. The company offers a complete line of embedded and desktop dynamics processing software enhancements that dramatically improve the quality and performance of digital audio for consumer electronics, telephony systems and Internet media. Octiv is the first company to solve the too loud - too soft problem endemic to audio delivery. Home entertainment, digital music libraries, conference calls, professional broadcast and the hearing impaired are all markets currently using Octiv's Volume Logic technology. Octiv has successfully developed and applied core audio technology to a wide variety of volume problems since its founding in December of 1999. Consumers commonly complain that It's too loud or I can't hear it. Octiv's Volume Logicâ„¢ software is the only practical solution to fix these annoying problems.
Customers include: Loudeye;  Polypix
Partners include: GracenoteHello DirectLoudeyeTexas Instruments;  CLBN;  DiamondWare;  Heavy Moon;  Monolithic Technologies;  OctivAndTerk

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Aug 2003   Aug 2001
Capital raised: 14.5M
Last Round: 1.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Conga Inc. (2018  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: 3i USANovus Ventures;  FG II Ventures
Corporate investors: Intel Capital

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Record updated: Mar 2018
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1999
Headcount: 26-50 as of Aug 2002
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Aug 2003   Aug 2001
Capital Raised: 14.5M
Last Round: 1.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Conga Inc. (2018  amount undisclosed )