About VocaVu

/About VocaVu

Non music radio produces quality content, every hour, every day. Our aim is to create a real digital after-market for those radio stations, by offering new opportunities for engagement and monetization.

Our cutting edge technology converts the spoken word of the broadcast into tagged, optimized and searchable web content, on an easy to use interface.

Our company is located in Petah Tikva, Israel, and is backed by Nielsen (through Nielsen Innovate), by the office of the chief scientist of the Israeli government and by US based investors.

Our team is comprised of experienced and committed professionals:

Zeev Gruber
Zeev Gruber
Co-Founder & CEO
Zeev has 20 years of experience in media, marketing and content. Among his previous roles, Zeev is the former VP Marketing and Business Development at Zap Group (Israeli Yellow pages operator), VP Content at MSN Israel, and Chief Content Officer at TheMarker. He is a former officer at IDF and currently serves on reserve duty with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. zeev.gruber@vocavu.com
Prof. Eduard Polityko
Prof. Eduard Polityko
Head of R&D
Eduard has accumulated 30 years of experience in data processing, including developing and implementing algorithms in speech analysis. Eduard has held several senior positions in the industry and academy, including Deputy Dean of the IT Faculty at the Belarusian National Technical University in Minsk, Chief Scientist for Speech Modules, and more. eduard.polityko@vocavu.com
Ziv Turner
Ziv Turner
Co-Founder & CTO
Ziv has 18 years of experience in products, international sales and training. Some of his previous positions include Speech Modules, Comverse, Telrad Networks, Cellcom, and FTS Telecom. Formerly an officer at the IDF's 9700 intelligence unit, Ziv is currently a major on reserve duty. ziv.turner@vocavu.com
Michael Bezman
Michael Bezman
Text Processing Engineer
Michael has 15 years of experience in software development, working for startup companies, large companies and IDF. He has a B.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, and specializes in text analysis and NLP (Natural Language Processing). michaelb@vocavu.com
Guy Bacharach
Guy Bacharach
Information System Engineer
Guy has 15 years of experience in informationsystems development and product management, working for startup companies, large companies and IDF. He has a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and Information Systems. guy.bacharach@vocavu.com
Igor Zilberman
Igor Zilberman
Software Engineer
Igor has 11 years of experience as a software R&D specialist, with hands-on experience in multiple programming languagesand frameworks, internet technologies, large scale internet based systems and natural language processing. He has a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Mathematics. igor.zilberman@vocavu.com