NUAN - Nuance Communications, Inc.

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Nuance Communications, Inc.

1 Wayside Road
Burlington, MA 01803
United States
781-565-5000
http://www.nuance.com

SectorTechnology
IndustrySoftware—Application
Full Time Employees8,100

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Mark D. BenjaminCEO & Director2.81MN/A1971
Mr. Daniel D. TempestaExec. VP & CFO898.08kN/A1970
Mr. Joseph C. PetroExec. VP & CTO902.64kN/A1967
Mr. Robert WeidemanExec. VP & GM of Enterprise Division819.93kN/A1959
Mr. Thomas L. BeaudoinExec. VP of Corp. Transformation733.17kN/A1953
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Nuance Communications, Inc. provides conversational artificial intelligence (AI) innovations that bring intelligence to everyday work and life. The company delivers solutions that understand, analyze, and respond to people - amplifying human intelligence to increase productivity and security. It offers customers high accuracy in automated speech recognition, natural language understanding capabilities, dialog and information management, biometric speaker authentication, text-to-speech, and domain knowledge along with professional services and implementation support. Its Healthcare segment provides clinical speech and clinical language understanding solutions that improve the clinical documentation process, from capturing the complete patient record to improving clinical documentation and quality measures for reimbursement. The company's Enterprise segment primarily engages in using speech, natural language understanding, and artificial intelligence to provide automated customer solutions and services for voice, mobile, Web, and messaging channels. Its Other segment provides voicemail transcription services to mobile operators. The company serves organizations across healthcare, financial services, telecommunications, government, and retail. Nuance Communications, Inc. markets and sells its solutions and technologies directly through sales force, as well as through a network of resellers, including system integrators, independent software vendors, value-added resellers, distributors, hardware vendors, telecommunications carriers, and e-commerce Website worldwide. Nuance Communications, Inc. has a strategic partnership with Mila to collaborate on research and advance work in machine learning. The company was formerly known as ScanSoft, Inc. and changed its name to Nuance Communications, Inc. in October 2005. Nuance Communications, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.

Corporate Governance

Nuance Communications, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 5, 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.