Stage: Revenue generating
Number of employees: 16-30
Investors: Shasta Ventures, Bessemer Ventures, Granite Ventures
Investors: Granite Ventures. Bessemer Venture Partners, Maples Investments
Investors: Bessemer, Maples, CEO
Smule develops interactive sonic applications for the iPhone and other technology platforms. Smule is developing the new sonic network, connecting users across the globe through expressive audio. Smule's Ocarina, I Am T-Pain, and Leaf Trombone have set the standard for iPhone applications, combining innovative uses of the hardware with compelling social experiences.
• up front license fees from application sales
• recurring license fees from in-app commerce