Amalgamating "audio" and "transcription," Audtra is the first, social audio/transcription and analytics platform (patent-pending no. 15,892/411). The new economy empowers anyone to monetize content from anywhere.
Voice record experiences with playback, transcription, analytics, comments, and claps. Calculating thought analytics by mood, recurrence, people, and location, the speech-to-text app reinvents journaling, with No-Knowledge privacy and no trolling ability from concept.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
The social entrepreneurship venture gives licenses to researchers in Alzheimer's, mental illness, developmental disability, and drug studies. It has given time/profit sharing to NYC's under-resourced, and hosted Pencil/Ladders for Leaders interns. The B-corp 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 a social dream journal project conceived July 2015 for the 33% of life spent asleep with no efficient recording 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. The first, social audio/transcription platform shipped June 2016 in the App/Play Store, with regular iterations.
B. van Dam, 26
FOUNDER 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 as a front-end dev since 13, she tested "better than adequate" on a state exam, earning a HSE diploma at the first eligible age of 16, meaning she could have been a baccalaureate holder by 20. Named on three patent applications, the 2x world 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 from 23. Self-raised since 15, she has a 10x analytical advantage and cross-posts founder satire as @AudtraGod.
Team Size: 4 (3 Engineers) • 75% Female • 100% Diverse
To join Team Audtrians, please send your resume and pay expectations.
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