Industry-leading software maker increases focus on innovation with new Czech R&D hub
Iowa City, IA – MetaCommunications Inc. (“Meta”), a leader in productivity, workflow and content collaboration software for creative and marketing teams, is pleased to announce the opening of its Prague research and development office.
“We’re very excited to be opening this office and continuing to grow our European R&D base. Prague’s burgeoning tech community and its highly-educated talent pool made it an ideal choice for the latest step in our global expansion,” says Meta CEO Bob Long. Meta’s flagship product, Workgroups DaVinci, is an award-winning all-in-one workflow software solution used by thousands of the world’s leading brands. Its newest release, ProofMe, is a lightweight proofing and annotation tool that allows small teams and solo creatives to gather real-time feedback on PDF, image and video files.
Meta will maintain its existing R&D presence in Saint Petersburg, Russia, with the experienced Saint Petersburg senior management team tapped to lead the new Prague office.
After closing an $8M Series A round in late 2015, Meta has been on an aggressive growth trajectory, including adding key hires to its executive team, securing state funding to expand its highly-skilled workforce and opening a new sales office in Austin, Texas.