Vidado, formerly Captricity, is a data capture software program (and the company that sells it) that uses a combination of machine-learning and human verification to perform OCR data capture from hand-filled forms.

Vidado’s enterprise-level AI solution extracts and enhances data from any customer channel—even handwritten documents—with powerful throughput, speed, and accuracy that surpasses humans.

Vidado was founded in 2011 by Kuang Chen and is based in Oakland, California.

Vidado serves a broad range of markets, including insurance, healthcare, government and non-profits and is used by 8 of the top 10 US life insurers and other large enterprises

Vidado makes capturing structured data realistic and accessible. By integrating with existing workflows, it drives productivity and savings while letting individuals and organizations harness their paper based data with minimal investment. 


Vidado is backed by Accomplice, Social Capital, Atlas Venture, Social Capital, and White Mountains Insurance Group. The company has raised a total of $51.9M in funding to-date.



  • Year founded: 2011
  • Funding Info: $51.9M over 6 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: $2M-$5M (2019)
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Oakland
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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