Zya has built the world's first cloud platform that empowers anyone to express themselves with music. The company holds multiple patents for audio manipulations, gamification and playback innovations, as well as licensing agreements featuring global hits with all three major music companies.
Zya won a 2014 Stratus Award for Cloud Startup of the Year and is currently featured in a global IBM technology campaign. Its first product, Zya: The Ultimate Music Game, launched on iOS in December 2013, and was a finalist for a 2014 Appy Award for Best Music App. Zya's second product, Ditty for Messenger, launched March 25, 2015 on iOS and Android. Ditty has been a top trending app on the App Store and Google Play numerous times, and has won an Appy Award for 2015’s Best Music App.
Established by multi-Grammy Award-winning producer/songwriter and former Chairman/CEO of Virgin Records Matt Serletic and former Managing Director and Global Head of Emerging Markets Corporate Bond Trading at JP Morgan Bo Bazylevsky, Zya is a venture and angel-backed startup whose investors include Intel Capital, Liberty Global, and Shea Ventures. The company is headquartered in Calabasas, California, just northwest of Los Angeles.