Saagara has moved to a new home in Kerrytown and is preparing to launch a worldwide platform for its meditative technology from the office overlooking Ann Arbor's Broadway Bridge.
, which is Sanskrit
for ocean of ideas, provides a holistic approach to better health, centered around a breathing technique called Pranayama. The company's CEO, Dr. Bobby Peddi, started the company shortly after he left his surgical residency about three years ago. Today the company has 2 million users and is looking to launch its worldwide platform when it hits the 3 million user mark later this year.
"We want to be the platform for people around the world to use these things," Dr. Peddi says
. "We're prepared to launch that very shortly."
new office is in Kerrytown are 3.5 times larger than its previous office in the Tech Brewery
. The new space is in a building its sharing with Duo Security and Resonant Venture Partners. Saagara now employs 10 people after hiring five people (some of them replacement hires) in the last year.
Source: Dr. Bobby Peddi, CEO of Saagara
Writer: Jon Zemke
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