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BeVocal  Acquired by Nuance Communications (2007 $ 140,000,000 )

685 Clyde Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94043
USA
(650)-210-8600
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Jerry Gramaglia (Arrowpath Venture Capital Partner) Charles Corfield (SandCherry President/CEO) Yogen Dalal (Mayfield Fund Managing Director) Irwin Federman (U.S. Venture Partners) Marty Kaplan (Viavi Solutions Former Chairman)
Company

Business description: BeVocal creates voice software that helps telecom companies generate more money from their networks. Customers use BeVocal's platforms and applications to provide services like voice dialing, voicemail, email reading and voice portals, delivering more value and creating a better experience for their customers. BeVocal is uniquely positioned as the leading open systems company in the voice platforms market and is the first company to commercially deploy voice portal applications for U.S. wireless and wireline carriers.
Customers include: ATandT BellSouthCingular Wireless;  Liberty Wireless ;  Qwest Communications;  U.S. Cellular;  Virgin Mobile USA
Partners include: ATandT BellSouthNuance CommunicationsSprintSun Microsystems;  Natural MicroSystems;  Quest Communications
Capital

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Apr 2005   Jan 2002
Capital raised: 77.0M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Nuance Communications (2007 $ 140,000,000 )
Angels/other VCs: Charles Corfield
Corporate investors: Frame Technology

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Overview
Record updated: Feb 2007
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1999
Headcount: 26-50 as of Jul 2002
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Apr 2005   Jan 2002
Capital Raised: 77.0M
Last Round: 10.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Nuance Communications (2007 $ 140,000,000 )