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Collaboration software as a service (SaaS) for architects and designers that uses annotated pictures to engage clients in the details of a project

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Berkeley, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2010
  • Employees 2
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
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Company Summary

The #1 issue for architects and designers is managing client expectations. Clients' dreams float on a sea of pictures fed by camera phones and idea books. Ponga gives pros a way to channel client dreams into actionable project details using annotations on pictures. It's cloud-based and mobile. Pictures and project sets are available everywhere and stay in sync. Ponga is now in a private field trial among architects and designers.


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    Co-Founder & CEO

    Barbara is a startup veteran after over a decade at each of two networking pioneers Farallon/Netopia and Zhone. She joined each in their tumultuous early days to take an active role product management, marketing and engineering organizations. She stayed at each company while the companies grew to over $100M annual run rates and benefitted from their IPOs (FRLN/’96 (later NTPA), ZHNE/’03).

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    Co-Founder & CTO

    With over 20 years managing his own web and application development firm, Alexander has evolved into an executive with a mixture of skills in analysis, strategy, design, engineering, and operations. Alex’s commitment to agile product design & development and his technical leadership skills have endowed Ponga with its elegant design and the vision for a forward-thinking integration into modern web technologies.

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