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Twilio Offices
645 Harrison, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA, 94107


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Co-Founder and CTO
Co-Founder and Lead Engineer
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Web Programming / Twilio Integrator (San Diego)



Twilio, the cloud communications company, is reinventing telecom by merging the worlds of cloud computing, web services and telecommunications. Twilio provides a telephony infrastructure web service in the cloud, allowing web developers to integrate phone calls, text messages and IP voice communications into their web, mobile and traditional phone applications. The company is privately held and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Recent Milestones

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    Twilio added Devang Sachdev as Sr. Product Marketing Manager. (9/23/13)
    Posted 2/22/14 at 7:56am
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    Twilio added Ott Kaukver as VP Engineering. (8/16/13)
    Posted 8/15/13 at 9:05am
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    Twilio received $70M in Series D funding. (6/7/13)
    Posted 6/7/13 at 3:34am via techcrunch.com
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    Twilio added Gowri Rao as Senior Product Manager. (5/20/13)
    Posted 6/11/13 at 1:44pm
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    Twilio added Ben Nunney as European Marketing. (4/19/13)
    Posted 5/21/13 at 10:23am
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    Twilio added Gina Maffei as Assistant Controller. (2/1/13)
    Posted 11/6/12 at 1:51pm
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    Twilio added Saad Munif as Manager, Lead Generation. (10/16/12)
    Posted 5/10/13 at 9:55am
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    Twilio received $17M in Series C funding. (12/7/11)
    Posted 12/7/11 at 4:27am via techcrunch.com
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    Twilio added Michael Selvidge as Senior Manager, Corporate Communications. (11/30/11)
    Posted 12/7/11 at 1:58pm
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    Twilio added Will Mason as Senior Software Engineer. (11/28/11)
    Posted 1/5/12 at 1:11pm
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    Twilio added Meghan Murphy as Community Programs Manager, Social Media Marketing. (11/14/11)
    Posted 12/7/11 at 1:58pm
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    Twilio added John Sheehan as Product Manager, Developer Experience. (11/5/11)
    Posted 11/13/12 at 12:19pm
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    Twilio added Nina Mehta as Designer. (10/1/11)
    Posted 4/4/12 at 3:48pm
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    Twilio added Andres Krogh as Creative Director. (9/1/11)
    Posted 2/4/11 at 1:34pm
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    Twilio added Saad Munif as Online Marketing Manager. (7/26/11)
    Posted 5/10/13 at 9:55am
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    Twilio — Twilio Partners with oDesk to Connect Developers and Projects (6/27/11)
    Posted 6/27/11 at 8:00pm via freshnews.com



Simple Conferencing with Twilio

Added: 7/18/13

The Web 2.0 Show: Episode 63 - Twilio: Telephony in the Cloud

Added: 1/24/10


Twilio screenshot
Above: Twilio Homepage - February 2010
Uploaded: 2/14/10


Twilio Client SDK

Launch DateJuly, 2011

Twilio Client is an SDK that enables developers to build VoIP calling capabilities into browser-based, iOS and Android applications with a few lines of code.

Twilio screenshot
Above: Twilio Client
Uploaded: 10/17/11

Twilio SMS API

Tags twilio, sms-api, messaging, cloud-communications

Twilio’s SMS API can be used to automatically send SMS notifications to users when actions occur in an app’s business logic, make users’ web authentication more secure by adding a second factor SMS, send and receive SMS messages to groups of users, and quickly ask users questions and get responses in real time.

Twilio screenshot
Above: Twilio SMS API Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 7/25/11


Twilio Voice API

Tags cloud-communications, twilio, voice-api

Twilio’s Voice API can be used to automate workflows by triggering automated phone calls as part of existing business processes, help generate and track leads for businesses, set up simple conference calling, build a custom Interactive Voice Response System, establish a call center, and set up a company phone system.

Twilio screenshot
Above: Twilio Voice API Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 7/25/11


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  1. TechCrunch (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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  3. Twilio Raises $12 Million For Powerful Telephony API (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Twilio Raises $17 Million Series C From Bessemer and Union Square To Expand Internationally (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Twilio Raises A $70M Series D As They Consider An IPO (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Twilio’s Telephony API Now Lets Applications Send And Receive SMS Messages (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Twilio Releases OpenVBX, An Open Source Google Voice For Businesses (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Twilio Partners with oDesk to Connect Developers and Projects (freshnews.com) [edit]
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