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Speek

Headquarters: Dulles, Va.

CEO: John Bracken
New Funding: $5.1 million
Round: A
Backers: 500 Startups, Edward Norton, CNF Investments, Middleland Capital, other investors, Michael Chasen of Blackboard, Timothy Chi and Sonny Ganguly of WeddingWire, Jeffrey Wolfe and Robert Wolfe of CrowdRise, Haroon Mokhtarzada and Zeki Mokhtarzada of Webs

Free conferencing call service Speek lets users access a conference call from a personal or business link instead of tuning in with a traditional dial and PIN. That system makes conference calls much easier, especially for mobile and Web users, according to Speek. The company will use the new funds to continue feature development on its product, including security and collaboration.



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