Founders
Sanjeev Surati, CEO, Whetstone Technologis

SANJEEV SURATI, CEO

 

The visionary leading a diverse group of talented and experienced people focused on a fun and memorable customer experience

Sanjeev Surati, Certified Alexa Skill Builder
John Iwasz, CTO, Whetstone Technologies

JOHN IWASZ, CTO

 

Architecting the future of voice interactions using decades of experience in several industries.

John Iwasz, Certified Alexa Skill Buider in Philadelphia
John Iwasz, AWS Associate Architect Certification
About Us

Our Story

Co-founders Sanj & John are Microsoft veterans.  They have worked on projects for major clients in various industries.  They're also filmakers.  How cool is that? 

 

They began developing voice apps in 2017 and were selected for Batch2 of the 2018 Playlabs@MIT startup incubator/accelerator program.   

The Team

Sanj & John have selected management team members who bring a balanced set of skills and valuable experience to Whetstone Technologies.

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Headquartered near Philadelphia, PA, USA 

with remote distributed teams throughout the United States.  

Phone:  610.345.7384

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We are voice technology experts.

Whetstone Technologies helps brands monetize voice assistants with our patent-pending SoniBridge platform.  We design, develop and host voice-first, multimodal user experiences for Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, etc.  while integrating with your marketing strategy and systems.

Person usinga voice assitant on their cell phone an then receiving a offer via text message

People talk to their smart phones, smart speakers,

smart vehicles, smart appliances, and smart TVs using voice technology such as Alexa or Google Assistant.

But what happens next?  

How do you generate revenue from voice user experiences?

Work with Whetstone Technologies.  We know how.

Brands using our patent-pending SoniBridge platform interact with customers across multiple voice assistants and various devices.  On SoniBridge, your conversational interfaces can include graphics, video, music, and touch screen prompts enabling consumers to opt-in to receive text messages with

  • coupons

  • incentive offers

  • web site links

  • videos / music

  • instructions

  • whitepapers 

Brands on the SoniBridge platform get measurable, attributable results from their voice user experiences.

We are integrators.

We integrate voice technology with your existing Content Management, CRM and eCommerce systems, making it easy to manage your voice user experiences portfolio.

 

We help you develop a relevant voice assistant strategy aligned with your business goals and  integrated into your marketing plans to maximize ROI / ROAS on voice assistant technology.

We are technically creative.

Successful voice-first customer experiences require a unique blend of talents. 

 

We have assembled a team of cross-functional professionals who design, develop, deploy and manage voice technology across multiple ecosystems - Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, etc.

We are certified. 

We've earned the certifications and the trust of the voice technology industry:

  • Amazon Alexa & AWS certified

  • Google Assistant Developers

  • Samsung Bixby Premier Developers