February 28, 2015 6:04 PM ET


Company Overview of Kirusa, Inc.

Company Overview

Kirusa, Inc. provides mobile social media services. It develops voice messaging and social media mobile applications that enable mobile subscribers to send voice SMS and share their stories with family and friends. The company also provides mobile information and entertainment services, such as content services, contests, and celebrity messaging; and various solutions for enterprises, including enterprise CRM, mobile marketing, and enterprise connect. In addition, it operates an open multimodal platform that provides voice SMS, content delivery, subscription manager, promotion manager, and data analytic modules deployed in the carrier’s network, as well as in the cloud. The company serves mo...

139 South Street

Suite 205

New Providence, NJ 07974

United States

Founded in 2001





Key Executives for Kirusa, Inc.

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Operations
Chief Technology Officer and Vice President
Chief Scientist Emeritus
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Kirusa, Inc. Key Developments

Airtel Nigeria Partners with Kirusa to Launch Celebrity Connect

Airtel Nigeria has partnered with Kirusa to launch a service the firms believe would connect subscribers and their celebrities. Celebrity Connect enables fans to reach out and connect with their favorite celebrities like ace comedian, AY, Nollywood stars Mike Ezuruonye and Kate Henshaw, actress, amongst others who are using the service to personally engage with their fans.

Moov Togo Launches Sports Connect on Kirusa Platforms

Kirusa announced that the launch of its popular service, Sports Connect, on the Moov Togo mobile network. With this service, Moov Togo subscribers can now receive on their mobile phones, exclusive sports voice bytes to satiate their soccer passion. The service, which can be accessed on smartphones and feature phones, enables Moov Togo's subscribers to receive daily updates such as team news, pre and post-match analysis, and quotes of team managers as well as players. With updates about clubs like Manchester United, Barcelona FC, Arsenal, and Chelsea, as well as national teams such as the Ghanaian Black Stars and Nigerian Super Eagles, available on Sports Connect, subscribers can receive their soccer bulletins in English and French languages.

Kirusa Launches Voice SMS 3.0

Kirusa announced the launch of Voice SMS 3.0. Voice SMS 3.0 is a ground-breaking mobile offering which brings the power of smartphone data services to the Kirusa Voice SMS service already enjoyed by tens of millions of mobile consumers. Voice SMS 3.0 features the InstaVoice app, which combines a subscriber's visual voicemail, visual Voice SMS, missed calls, texting, and "voicing" (voice chatting), all in one easily navigable chat screen. Voice SMS 3.0 has been launched as an alpha version by Kirusa and its carrier partners in Ghana, including Airtel and Vodafone, using Kirusa's patented platforms deployed on carrier premises and in the cloud. Mobile users in Ghana can download the InstaVoice app for free from the Google Play Store, and experience a striking visual interface which powerfully integrates Voice SMS and chatting for the first time. Subscribers can now send/receive both voice and text messages from one app over their data or voice network.

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