Speakeasy Labs is an artificial intelligence English education startup based in San Francisco, USA.
We operate Speak, an English conversation app that helps people learn English easily by using real-time voice recognition technology
Backed by Silicon Valley's top-tier investors, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, and other well-known investors, as well as leaders of famous Silicon Valley companies, including the founders of Tinder and Figma.
Working in a small elite team with colleagues in the San Francisco, Seoul, and Ljubljana office, we have been growing explosively since our first entry into the Korean market in 2019.
30% average monthly sales growth and 2 million downloads , and within 5 years, we aim to become a leader in the global English education market beyond Korea and Asia.
✔ 2020 Best Brands Chosen by Consumers (as of October 2020)
✔ Google - Selected as the best self-development app of the year (as of December 2020)
✔ Apple - No. 1 in app store education app sales (as of January 2021)
✔Raised $28 billion in Series A funding. Cumulative funding exceeds $30 billion (June 2022)
✔Raised $38 billion in Series B funding. Cumulative funding exceeds $60 billion (November 2022)
✔Launched AI Tutor (January 2023) +Technical partnership with OpenAI
✔4.6 million global downloads (as of June 2023)
💰Raised $60 billion+ from top Silicon Valley investors
OpenAI Startup Fund
Institutional investors: Khosla Ventures, Founders Fund, Matrix Partners
Individual Investors: Sam Altman (former YC President, current OpenAI CEO), Peter Thiel (Founder of PayPal, Palantir, Founders Fund), Justin Mateen & Sean Rad (Tinder Co-founders), Naval Ravikant (former AngelList Founder), Lachy Groom
Speak's mission is to make English speaking accessible to everyone.
"I studied English for a long time, but I still freeze up in front of native speakers"
"I want to solve the chronic problem of Koreans who cannot speak English properly."
What kind of app is Speak?
🏆#1 in English speaking practice
Speak provides speaking-oriented English classes based on the latest voice recognition technology
You can practice speaking!