About Ovuline

Ovuline uses technology to help couples start families and have healthier pregnancies.

Designed by Harvard scientists and fertility experts, Ovuline’s Ovia Fertility tracker uses big data and machine learning to analyze a woman’s unique cycle, and predict her exact fertile window, helping her and her partner get pregnant up to 3x faster than the national average.

Ovuline is also developing a pregnancy tracking solution, Ovia Pregnancy, to monitor a woman’s key health metrics during pregnancy, from weight gain and physical symptoms to emotional wellness and fitness.

We are passionate about using data and technology to help couples understand their unique health and make beautiful babies. We are proud to have helped thousands of couples across the globe realize their dream of pregnancy, starting with two of our co-founders who successfully used Ovuline to start their families.

Ovuline's Alex and his wife with their baby.

Team

Paris Wallace
CEO

Paris takes charge of the business side of Ovuline, building on his experience founding and building Good Start Genetics, a fertility diagnostics company. He earned his BA from Amherst College, his MBA at Harvard Business School and his MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School.

Alex Baron
CTO

Alex is the statistical and coding brain behind the Ovuline algorithm. With a Computer Science PhD from Brandeis and Statistics Masters from Harvard, he has been working in the industry for the past 10 years as an expert in Machine Learning.

Gina Nebesar
Product Development

Gina leads product development for Ovuline. She brings experience starting a clothing vending-machine company and has an industrial engineering background. She earned her BS from University of Southern California and her MBA from Harvard Business School.

Rory O'Connor
Head of Engineering

Rory leads Ovuline's web and mobile engineering teams across all of Ovuline's products. He draws on his experience starting a college admissions software company before Ovuline. Rory earned his BA from Amherst College.

Ashley Coon
Business Development Manager

Ashley brings a wealth of experience in business and journalism to her role as she manages and grows Ovuline's leadgen platform. Ashley graduated with a BS from SUNY-Geneseo and is currently pursuing an MBA from Northeastern University.

Maria Caudle
Marketing Associate

Maria works closely with our pregnancy users and helps in product development. She draws on her experience working with OB/gyns and studying biology at Northeastern University.

Christina Kelley
Software Developer

Christina is a front-end developer for Ovuline, combining web development experience with a passion for health and a background in clinical research. She holds a BA in Psychology from Harvard University.

Andy Blackett
Head of Content

Andy creates and manages content for Ovuline, drawing on his past experience as the product of a pregnancy. Andy graduated from Bates College with a BA in Classics.

Ingrid Pierre
Lead Designer

As Ovuline's design eye, Ingrid blends her fine art and media experience with her graphic and digital skills. She received her BA in Visual & Environmental Studies from Harvard University.

Isabella Patton
Marketing Analyst

Isabella brings a strong analytical mind and background to the position, as she leads Ovuline's growth through data analysis across a multitude of media. She graduated with a BA in Psychology from Wellesley College.

Sunny Singh
Senior Data Scientist

Sunny is the Senior Data Scientist at Ovuline and is in charge of detecting correlations and trends in the data, and researching and developing new machine learning algorithms for prediction. He earned his BS in Mathematics from Haverford College and an MS in Computer Science from UPenn. He brings a very "do it yourself" attitude to the team based on years of self-learning in various fields. He enjoys filmmaking and riding flatland BMX.

Sarah Downey
Head of Marketing & PR

Sarah leads marketing and public relations for Ovuline. A a lawyer with expertise in data privacy, she earned her J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law and her B.A in Psychology from Hamilton College. She loves fitness and video games.

Advisors

Valerie Baker, MD

Dr. Baker currently serves as the Medical Director of Stanford Fertility and Reproductive Medicine In Vitro Fertilization Program in Palo Alto, California. Dr. Baker is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.

Bradford A. Kolb, MD

Dr. Kolb currently serves as the Owner and a Managing Partner at Huntington Reproductive Center Medical Group in Pasadena, California. Dr. Kolb is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.

Kaylen M. Silverberg, MD

Dr. Silverberg currently serves as an Infertility Specialist at Texas Fertility Center in Austin, Texas. Dr. Silverberg is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology.

Selwyn P. Oskowitz, MD

Dr. Oskowitz is one of the founders of Boston IVF in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Oskowitz is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.

Adam Wolfberg, MD

Dr. Wolfberg is a practicing maternal-fetal medicine specialist who is an Assistant Professor at Tufts University School of Medicine, the founder of Mindchild Medical (a medical device company), and an NIH-funded researcher. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Investors

Press

03/11/2014
Ovia Fertility adds real science to your family planning - Lifehacker
03/11/2014
10 Harvard Business School startups you should know - Mashable
02/27/2014
The fertility app that claims it got 50,000 women pregnant - Babble
02/27/2014
50,000 women knocked up by big data, wearable tech, crowds and cloud - The Register
02/26/2014
Ovuline says its algorithms have led to 50,000 pregnancies - GigaOM
02/25/14
Birds, bees and big data: How one app helped 50,000 women get pregnant - Yahoo! Tech
11/15/13
This Boston entrepreneur helps ladies get knocked up and knowledgeable - Upstart Business Journal
11/14/13
Ovuline's new Ovia app turns your smartphone into a personalized pregnancy guide - ABC 27 News
11/14/13
Ovuline launches app to chart course of what to expect when you're expecting - Boston.com
11/14/13
Ovuline launches app to create real-time 'virtual pregnancy journal' for expecting mothers - BostInno
11/14/13
An app, "Ovia Pregnancy", to experience faster and healthy pregnancy - The Female Gene
11/14/13
Ovuline launches a "Twitter for pregnancy" mobile app - Boston Business Journal
11/14/13
Ovia pregnancy tracker for iOS promises personalized tracking for your pregnancy - The Next Web
11/14/13
Fertility pro Ovuline expands to pregnancy tracking, promises better health and peace of mind through big data - PandoDaily
11/14/13
Ovuline raises $1.1M and launches Ovia Pregnancy: the pregnancy app of the Quantified Self era - VatorNews
11/14/13
Ovuline takes geeky approach to pregnancy tracking with Ovia app - Xconomy
10/23/13
Fertility tracker raises $1.1M to add pregnancy app - MobiHealthNews
07/16/13
Big data - getting pregnant faster with Ovuline - Big Data Companies
07/15/13
Big data knows when you're fertile - Information Week
07/15/13
Want to get pregnant? Big data can help - Health Tech Zone
05/17/13
Lightbank backs first health care startup Ovuline - RightStartups
05/10/13
New app quantifies big data to provide more accurate predictions about the best time to try for a baby - psfk.com
05/09/13
Ovuline offers new solution to help women become moms this Mother's Day - Yahoo Finance
05/01/13
From fart cat to finding love, 17 local apps supercharging your phone - Boston.com
01/31/13
Local couple creates fertility app to help couples get pregnant - CBS Boston
01/18/13
Using an iPhone to get knocked up faster - Wired
01/17/13
Digital health fertility services ramping up - MobiHealthNews
01/08/13
TechStars grad Ovuline gets $1.4M for pregnancy-tracking software - Xconomy
01/14/13
TechStars grad Ovuline raises $1.4 million to apply machine learning & wearable tech to pregnancy BostInno
01/08/13
Making a baby? There’s an app for that, too - Boston Globe
01/08/13
Ovuline raises $1.4 million for apps and services that promote procreation - Boston Globe
01/08/13
Turning air into water or making babies, new TechStars think big - GigaOM
01/07/13
Ovuline raises $1.4M from Lightbank, David Cohen and others to help women track fertility and pregnancy - TechCrunch
01/07/13
Hub’s Ovuline scores $1.4M in seed financing - Boston Herald
01/07/13
Pregnancy IT startup Ovuline raises $1.45M - Boston Business Journal
01/07/13
Now there's an app to help you make a baby - Yahoo Finance
01/07/13
Today’s Scuttlebot: Fertility start-up and Polaroid’s new plan - NY Times

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