Hugo Powers Over 400,000 Meetings in 2018, Continues to Innovate Meeting Collaboration Market

  • Over 400,000 meetings run through Hugo’s meeting note software so far in 2018, held by tech companies around the world and a reduction in meeting attendance by 40 percent
  • 19 new software integrations, including with Asana, Confluence, Copper, Freshdesk, Freshsales, Github, Google Calendar, HubSpot, Jira Service Desk, Jira Software, Office 365, Pipedrive, Product Board, Salesforce, Todoist, Trello, Zapier, Zendesk and Zoom

SAN FRANCISCO--()--Hugo, a San Francisco-based meeting note software company, today announced the company crossed a record 400,000 calendar meetings for 2018 run through its tool by its tech-savvy SMB and mid-market B2B customers. The company also added 19 new integrations this year including Jira, Salesforce and Zendesk and saw a 40 percent decrease in meeting attendance by its customers, with companies able to use Hugo to enable meeting collaboration for those who weren’t in the room.

“The SaaS explosion has seen tremendous innovation pour into every facet of our business lives. But meetings continue be overlooked and they have become bloated, costly and a constant source of misalignment,” said Josh Lowy, CEO of Hugo. “Hugo provides the opportunity to transform the way a business works, by powering teams with their collective meeting knowledge. To eliminate the possibility of disconnect among project teams and departments, we offer a highly integrated solution that makes meeting notes shareable and actionable.”

The average employee today uses approximately 36 cloud services and the average enterprise organization uses over 210 distinct collaboration cloud services. Hugo enables horizontal, organization-wide usage that transforms meetings into actionable events that unlock collaboration and boost productivity. It is the tool for cross-functional technologists in fast-growing startups who attend too many meetings and value efficiency.

“Hugo is uniquely designed for fast-moving businesses and will continue to drive productivity innovation leading into 2019,” said Lowy.

About Hugo

San Francisco-based Hugo has built the meeting note tool that powers your team with their collective meeting knowledge. By making meeting notes shareable and actionable across the organization, Hugo has enabled teams to cut meeting attendance by 40 percent, allowing for more focus on the work at hand rather than simply communicating it. Hugo brings your calendar, chat and productivity apps into the note-taking experience for your team, transforming meeting insights into action in real-time. For more information, please visit


Sam Tormey