Media & Brand Guidelines

We want to make things simple for anyone who is interested in writing about Plivo.

Company Name & Description


Our Brand name is spelt ‘Plivo’. It’s not spelt Plivio, plivio, or The name is pronounced Plivo (Plee-voh).


Plivo is a platform that simplifies how businesses integrate communications into their applications.


The way businesses integrate communications into their applications is complicated. Plivo's mission is to make it simple. Plivo is a communications platform that enables businesses to connect, engage and interact with their customers. Plivo simplifies the notorious complexity of telecom by offering simple and enterprise grade building blocks. Plivo's infrastructure handles billions of voice calls and messages every year from businesses around the world.

It all started in 2011, when our founders, Mike and Venky, met on Github. They had been seeking a robust communication solution which worked globally. Failing to find one, they decided to build their own; hence Plivo was born. Today more than 70,000 customers use Plivo to add Voice Calling and Messaging capabilities to their web, mobile and desktop apps.

Plivo’s investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Qualcomm Ventures, Battery Ventures and Y Combinator and has 180+ employees in it’s 3 offices.

Logo Usage

You can use our logo & branding where you have the right to do so but please don’t use our name, logos or screenshots in ways that may be confusing, misleading or suggest our sponsorship, endorsement, affiliation or partnership with Plivo without written consent from us.

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