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 Employees10,400

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Mark D. BenjaminCEO & Director1.33MN/A1971
Mr. Daniel D. TempestaExec. VP & CFO766.47kN/A1970
Mr. Robert WeidemanExec. VP & GM of Enterprise Division854.24kN/A1959
Mr. Arthur G. GitermanSr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. ControllerN/AN/A1980
Mr. Joe PetroExec. VP & CTON/AN/A1967
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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 voice recognition and natural language understanding solutions worldwide. It operates through five segments: Healthcare, Automotive, Enterprise, Imaging, and Other. The Healthcare segment offers clinical speech and clinical language understanding solutions, such as Dragon Medical, a dictation software that allow physicians to capture and document patient care in real-time; transcription solutions, which enable physicians to streamline clinical documentation with a transcription platforms; clinical document improvement and coding solutions; diagnostic solutions that allow radiologists to document, collaborate, and share medical images and reports; and professional and personal productivity solutions to business users and consumers. The Automotive segment provides branded and personalized virtual assistants and connected car services for automotive manufacturers and their suppliers. The Enterprise segment offers On-Premise solutions and services, an automated customer service solution that comprise automated speech recognition, voice biometrics, transcription, text-to-speech, and dialog and analytics products; and On-Demand multichannel cloud, a platform, which offers enterprises the ability to implement automatic customer service. The Imaging segment provides multi-function printer (MFP) scanning and document management solutions; MFP printing and document management solutions to capture and automate paper to digital work flows; and PDF and OCR software for capturing, creation, and management of document work flows. The Other segment offers voicemail transcription and other value-added services to mobile operators; and speech recognition solutions and predictive text technologies for handset devices. 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 April 1, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 10.

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.