Phonon Communications

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Phonon Communications Pvt. Ltd. (earlier "")
Industry Telecommunications
Founded 2006
Founder Ujwal Makhija
Headquarters Vadodara, Gujarat, India
Key people
Samish Makhija, Ujwal Makhija
Products Click-to-Call
Automated Outbound Diallers
Services cloud telephony
Number of employees

Phonon is a cloud telephony company in Asia.[1][2] It was founded in October 2006 by Samish Makhija and Ujwal Makhija, who are alumni of IIM Ahmedabad and IIM Calcutta,[3] it provides Automated Outbound Diallers,[3] and Click-to-Call for instant call back from websites.[4][5]


The industries where Phonon has a good presence in terms of customer base includes BFSI, Travel, and Airlines, it is used by Kingfisher Airlines[3] and Rediff.Com.[4] Full service airline, Vistara in January 2017 implemented Phonon's 22North Unified Communication Solution for flight advisories.[6]


In November 2016 Phonon was awarded the #400 spot on Deloitte's 2016 Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific List[7] as well as the #47 spot on Deloitte's 2015 Technology Fast 50 India List.[8][9]

In September 2016 Phonon was awarded with the Red Herring Top 100 Asia award.[10]


  1. ^ "IIMA Fair for Budding Businessmen". 22 September 2011. Retrieved 4 June 2015.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. ^ "Start-up event finds cross-country echoes". 30 October 2008. Retrieved 4 June 2015.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  3. ^ a b c ToI Bureau (1 December 2006). "Passengers get info on flight glitches via tech". Retrieved 4 June 2015. 
  4. ^ a b "Click-to-Call". 20 October 2008. Retrieved 4 June 2015.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  5. ^ "Out of The Box Ideas in Fray". 3 November 2008. Retrieved 4 June 2015.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  6. ^ " provides Unified Communication System for Flight Related Advisories to Vistara". 17 January 2017. Retrieved 19 January 2017.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  7. ^ Deloitte's Fast (PDF) 
  8. ^ Deloitte's Fast 50 India (PDF) 
  9. ^ "Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 2016 India". 15 November 2016. Retrieved 15 November 2015.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  10. ^ Red Herring Top 100 Asia 

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