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TranscribeMe Inc

We use technology + microtasked white collar crowd labor to deliver highly accurate and scaleable speech-to-text processing to global corps.

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded November 2011
  • Employees 25
  • Website

Company Summary

TranscribeMe provides highly accurate transcription delivered at scale and with short turnaround times, by using a hybrid model of speech processing technology plus a crowd-sourced human transcriber platform. Leaders such as VMware, Kaplan, GigaOM, and Cisco, use us to convert audio and video content into an easily shareable, searchable format. TranscribeMe's voice-to-text services allow for perfect recall and rapid analysis of critical content.


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    Bethanie A Maples Krogstad
    Vice President Sales and Marketing

    Before college, created an internationally operating nonprofit focused on teaching inner-city youth vocational skills. Student body president at college, I then moved into financial services and clean tech/supply chain consulting. Now leading product and sales at TranscribeMe. Dedicated sportsperson with a unique perspective on life and economics between the developing and developed economies.

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    Alexei Dunayev

    CEO and serial entrepreneur, Alexei Dunayev has a reputation for creating winning businesses within a market niche. He brings a history of successful prior exits to TranscribeMe in the tech startup space. Alexei has received the ComputerWorld Excellence award and has been involved with a number of non-profit projects. He is a Fulbright Scholar and Stanford MBA graduate, and a CompSci undergrad.

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    Greg Feerer

    Chief Financial Officer Greg Feerer is a finance professional who brings start-up expertise to the company. Prior to TranscribeMe Greg raised a $10m round for Greenlight Energy, a clean-tech startup that he co-founded. He is a graduate of USF and Golden Gate University in a Master of Finance degree.

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    Victor Obolonkin

    Computer programmer and PhD candidate, Victor Obolonkin is the brainpower behind the innovative new technologies employed at TranscribeMe. Victor specializes in scientific programming, speech processing and high performance distributed computations. The results of his research in speech processing and life science have formed the basis of the core TranscribeMe technology. He holds a MSc in Computational Biology from the University of Auckland.


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    Leonard Grayver

Previous Investors

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    Yuri Pikover, VoiVoda Ventures, Sierra Angels.
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    TA Ventures, Tech Coast Angels, Keiretsu.