Orai is a company founded in 2016 by Aasim Sani, Danish Dhamani, and Paritosh Gupta, that aims to teach people to become more effective speakers and communicators. The company uses artificial intelligence to coach clients.
Orai developed and artificial intelligence that focuses on speech recognition enabling it to analyze the patterns of human speech. The application creates code that analyzes voice and searches for words such as "like", or "um". The intelligence relays this information and helps people improve their communication skills.
Orai isn't necessarily used to replace a one-to-one approach, but is capable of coaching individuals, entire teams, and bodies of people. The company can be found on iOS and Android smartphone app stores. The app helps the user track progress, and analyze mistakes through previous recordings. The app even helps facilitate sales lessons for business people, and can be used to set up custom lessons with tracking across users.Overall, Orai believes that strong communication skills are necessary for business situation, be it presentations, a pitch, or even everyday interactions.
Orai raised $2,300,000 from BDMI and 6 other investors
Orai raised undisclosed amount from Techstars
Orai raised undisclosed amount from MassChallenge