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Respond Flow’s focus on compliance has helped the company post a 97% SMS delivery rate, attracting more than 150 customers since its launch in 2019, including organizations such as Oklahoma City Thunder, AR Workshop and Sysco.

“When you meet passionate founders who are fresh out of college, living together and working on something 24/7, there’s a certain energy that compels you to engage,” said Will Gray, Head of Investments at Atento Capital. “As SMS regulations continue to evolve, Respond Flow’s platform emerges as a reliable, easy-to-use and efficient resource. The company’s momentum is felt across the ecosystem technology from Tulsa and we’re excited to see what’s next.”

Respond Flow recently moved from Oklahoma City to Tulsa and is expanding its 36 Degrees North coworking space at Tulsa City Hall. It is in the process of doubling the square footage of its new headquarters and recruiting for several leadership positions, including Product Manager, Sales Manager and Senior Messaging Engineer.

“Martin Lien and his team at Respond Flow have a knack for building excitement and motivation around their efforts,” Nathaniel Harding, managing partner of Cortado Ventures, said in a statement. “Their success as a practical technology solution and as innovators translates into success for Oklahomans who want to see our state grow…”