we build the future

octavius is a group of talented people that create and market products.

we build and market saas products

venture-backed companies are required to be massive opportunities but not every business created needs be worth a billion dollars. at octavius, we solve problems to unlock real value for customers today regardless of the size of the market.

build real businesses

although there are many valuable free products in the market, we focus on building products that have a revenue model from day one.

marketing and productivity focus

the octavius partners are marketing industry veterans so we focus on creating software that makes marketers more effective.

work with partners

although we primarily work on our own products, we also partner with companies that require a fresh approach to product and market development.

projects

here are a few products and open source projects that we have built since inception.

vesper

vesper is a superhuman assistant for 5% of the cost of an executive assistant. the executives use sms/email to interface with a human in the loop ai system who can manage the executives schedule and travel arrangements.

linkmentor.io

linkmentor.io is a free tool that helps marketers keep track of the utm links that they use for inbound campaigns. the application is built without a backend service and relies on the browser's local storage.

mailmentor.io

mailmentor.io is a tool that uses a statistic model to help people write more effective cold emails. this free application uses a statistical model to help users optimize reading time, reading grade level, and improve overall structure.

smart crm (prototype)

smart crm is a prototype for a customer relationship manager that uses data found online and in salesforce to score and prioritize leads. the project never made it out of the design/prototype phase of development.

s3-aws-uploader

s3-aws-uploader is a ruby gem that provides form helpers to facilitate direct uploads to amazon s3. it’s perfect if you are running a rails application in a docker container or on heroku where you need persistence separate from the application.

dredd email judger

dredd is a service written in python that scores an email based on the content of its message body. the service is built using a pub/sub paradigm and modular so adding new scoring critertia is relatively easy.