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Friday, November 30, 2012 George McQuilken - Founding Member, eCoast Angels Network
You may see lots of Scowling Scrooges and Sourpuss Santas this season, but you’ll see Smiling Angels all around Boston, 82 of them, who invested in Incentive Targeting...
Funding
Thursday, November 29, 2012 Matt Fates - Partner, Ascent Venture Partners
We are very pleased that our second B2B Enterprise IT Forum was so well received.  Thank you for all of the positive feedback.  We had a strong turnout, smart...
Expert Advice
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
When Seth Rosen went searching online for a custom coffee table in 2008, he discovered the subscription-based website custommade.com but says the website...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Earlier this spring, while an executive in residence at Bain Capital Ventures, Izzy Azeri started brainstorming with Dan Belcher about starting a company. “One of the markets we were...
Expert Advice
Monday, November 26, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Growing up in Cambridge, Jordan Fliegel played basketball, but it wasn’t until his parents hired a private coach that he started to really excel at the sport. With the help of coach Greg...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, November 26, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Since startup stickers are everywhere, we’ve reached out to our friends at Sticker Mule to see if we could learn a thing or two about the world of stickers. As it happens they just launched a...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 Josh Payne - Director of Product Management, InsightSquared
Small companies have lots of advantages over their bigger competition. With less bureaucracy, less politics and fewer obligations to existing customers, they are...
Expert Advice
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
After spending the past three months at TechStars Boston, Alex Schiff, cofounder and CEO of productivity app Fetchnotes has decided to stay put rather than return to...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, November 19, 2012 Eric Peckham - Founding Partner, Tufts Venture Fund
Tufts University has supposedly been fairly quiet on the startup scene—neighbored by Harvard and MIT, innovations and ventures coming from Walnut Hill in Somerville don’t...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, November 16, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
As technology introduces more modes of communication such as online chat, conference call, or email, those communication channels can feel increasingly fragmented. Andover...
Entrepreneurship