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Tuesday, December 18, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Providence, R.I.-based Swipely, which offers a cloud-based marketing and payment service, today announced its “Winter ‘13” product release. Founded by serial entrepreneur Angus Davis...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 Healy Jones - Vice President of Marketing, OfficeDrop
As the marketing person at a SaaS startup focused on online cloud storage, OfficeDrop, I obviously experiment a lot with email performance, varying subject line, content, design...
Best Practices
Monday, December 17, 2012 Allan Tear - Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Betaspring
An interesting thing is happening: accelerators across the globe are working at their stated goal of massively increasing the number of startups, while also making them more...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, December 14, 2012 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Last Thursday night, HubSpot’s Dharmesh Shah achieved a distinction that speaks volumes about his standing among members of the Boston tech/innovation...
Expert Advice
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Yesterday, a new fund launched within the local college scene yesterday called RoughDraft.vc.  This fund is backed by General Catalyst but...
Funding
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
ProfitBricks, the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) company that completely reengineered the delivery of cloud computing, today announced the launch of the ProfitBricks...
Innovation
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 Firas Raouf - Venture Partner, OpenView Venture Partners
The dilemma has become quite acute these days since there’s been an expansion of available capital from VCs to fund growth companies. The more capital available, the more...
Expert Advice
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
The 15th Annual MIT Venture Capital Conference kicked off Friday evening with a call to action by MassChallenge’s John Harthorne and concluded Saturday afternoon...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, December 10, 2012
The latest class of 60 students from Boston Startup School is graduating and they are hosting a Student Expose event on Friday where you can meet the students - details here.  VentureFizz has your sneak peak look at all of the students! 
Entrepreneurship
Friday, December 7, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
When Shawn Harris owned ECC Life & Style, a custom clothing company that created suits for clients including Celtics coach Doc Rivers, he noticed a problem with pricing...
Entrepreneurship