Voiceitt, a Ramat Gan, Israel-based commercial speech recognition technology platform, raised an additional $10m in a Series-A funding round.
Investors included Viking Maccabee Ventures, Microsoft’s M12, AMIT Technion, Cahn Capital Corp, Connecticut Innovations and AARP along with Quake Capital, SLJ Family Office, Dreamit Ventures and The Disability Opportunity Fund, The round brought total funds raised to over $15M.
Led by Danny Weissberg, CEO and Co-Founder, and Sara A. Smolley, EVP & Co-Founder, Voiceitt provides an application that translates unintelligible and atypical speech in real time, enabling people with severe speech impairments to communicate by voice.
The company’s network of international partners includes healthcare providers, speech and occupational therapists, researchers, and disability organizations in the United States and throughout Europe.
The 25-person software startup is headquartered in Israel with offices in the United States. It participated in the Alexa Accelerator, powered by Techstars in Seattle in 2018 and is an Amazon Alexa Fund portfolio company.