Amalgamating "audio" and "transcription," Audtra is the first, social audio/transcription and analytics platform (patent-pending no. 15,892/411). Calculating thought percentage by mood, recurrence, people, and location, the speech-to-text app reinvents journaling, with No-Knowledge privacy and no trolling ability from concept.
Audio record experiences with playback, transcription, analytics, comments, and claps. Audtra has created a new economy empowering anyone to monetize content and micro-podcasts from anywhere.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
The social entrepreneurship venture gives free licenses to scientific researchers in Alzheimer's, mental illness, developmental disability, and drug studies. Historically, the B-corp has given time and engaged in profit sharing with NYC's under-resourced, and will be launching a new initiative empowering under-resourced groups in STEM. It Pledged 1% in August 2016 and signed the April 2017/Cyber Monday Startups for Net Neutrality letters.
In April 2017, Audtra pivoted from DreamEntries, a one-woman project conceived July 2015 as a SEO-friendly site to solve spending 33% of life asleep with no efficient journaling method. Dormant until the February 2016 Pre-Seed self-funded by B. van Dam, the iOS/Android alpha released early 2016, receiving organizational charter in April 2016, now amended to Audtra. The first, social audio/transcription platform shipped June 2016 in the App/Play Store, with regular iterations.
B. van Dam, 26
FOUNDER, CHAIR, AND CEO
van Dam's responsibilities are strategy, design, copy, PM, web, legal, accounting, operating a lean startup, and CSR. The 99% equity holder (1% employee option pool) has self-funded the venture and remained a full-time, unpaid employee from concept.
Designing with HTML, CSS, PHP, and W3C validation since 13, she tested "better than adequate" on a state exam, earning a diploma equivalent at the first eligible age of 16, meaning she could have been a baccalaureate holder by 20. Named on multiple patent applications, the 2x global blue ribbon winner (2016) was cited in an Oxford scientific research book by a multi-disciplinary luminary.
The social entrepreneur has served as an AR-listed donor and jr. committee member to personal causes since 23. Self-raised since 15, she has a 10x analytical advantage and cross-posts founder satire as the @AudtraGod.
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
Audtra is scaling from freelance engineers. If you'd like to join Team Audtrians, please send your resume and pay expectations.
Thank you to patent lawyer, Howard Eichenblatt, for re-writing 80% of the NP utility draft in a week and on generous terms. Without Mr. Eichenblatt, Audtra would have lost a competitive advantage and product defensibility in another buy-clone-or-bury case study against oligopolies. Co-founder of the satirical Patent Trolls: The Card Game, he's an entrepreneur’s patent lawyer.
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