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General Information

Websitemovea.com
Twitter@MoveaDataFusion
CategoryConsumer Electronics/Devices
Phone+ 33 (0)4 38 21 19 31
Employees
Founded1989
DescriptionRF motion-sensing controllers

Offices

Grenoble, FRA
Le Pulsar
4, Avenue Doyen Louis Weil
Grenoble, 38040, FRA
Pleasanton, USA
6160 Stoneridge Mall Road
Suite 290
Pleasanton, CA, 94588
USA

People

CEO
CTO
CFO
Vice President of R&D
President of Movea Inc, and Executive VP of Worldwide Sales and Marketing

Funding

TOTAL $18.7M
FUNDING TOTAL $18.7M
Series A, 12/2007
Gimv
I-Source Gestion
CEA Investissement
Technicolor
$10.7M
Series C, 8/2012
Intel Capital
isource
Gimv
€6.5M

Tags

Movea

Movea is a leading provider of motion sensing and data fusion software, firmware, and IP for the consumer electronics, particularly smart phones and tablets, sports and fitness and eHealth industries. Movea’s proprietary SmartMotion™ technology - unique motion processing capabilities - enable customers and partners to quickly add motion intelligence to their products, providing reduced risk, cost, and time-to-market advantages for delivering compelling new motion-based features that create more value and a more exciting user experience for the consumer.

Movea has a global presence with headquarters in Grenoble, France, a U.S. subsidiary in Silicon Valley, California, as well as technology and manufacturing partners and distributors around the world. The company was recently named a “Cool Vendor for 2012” by leading analyst firm Gartner Inc.

Movea, Inc. was formerly known as Gyration, Inc. and changed its name to Movea, Inc. in January 2008. The company was founded in 1989 and is based in Milpitas, California. As of December 21, 2007, Movea, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Movea SA.

Recent Milestones

  • Dollar
    Movea received $7.99M (€6.5M) in Series C funding. (8/1/12)
    Posted 8/1/12 at 6:05pm via finsmes.com
  • Dollar
    Movea received $10.7M in Series A funding. (12/1/07)
    Posted 2/24/10 at 5:24am via highbeam.com
  • Check
    Movea added Sam Guilaumé as CEO. (11/1/06)
    Posted 8/1/12 at 6:07pm

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  1. Movea Secures First Round Investment - Completes Asset Acquisition of Gyration (highbeam.com) [edit]
  2. Movea Raises €6.5M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
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