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Seattle AI startup that helps professionals improve public speaking by analyzing speech raises $6M

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Seattle AI startup that helps professionals improve public speaking by analyzing speech raises $6M - GeekWire

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The founders: The startup was co-founded by Varun Puri, who previously worked on special projects at Google, and Esha Joshi, who worked at Apple and is currently Yoodli’s chief technology officer.

The news: Yoodli, a Seattle startup with an AI-enabled software platform that analyzes speech to offer tips for improving communication skills, raised $6 million.

The startup is a spinout from the Allen Institute of Artificial Intelligence (AI2) and the founders were honored as Young Entrepreneurs of the Year at this year’s GeekWire Awards.


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Author / Journalist: Nate Bek

Category: Startups

Topics: Funding Startups Fundraising Yoodli

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Published On: 2022-08-08, 16:20:05

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