Entrepreneurship

Product Feature: Cuseum

Earlier this month Cuseum, a startup focused on mobile technology for the art and cultural sector, announced it closed a seed investment of $1.2 million. 

MassChallenge Sampler Series Feeds Startup Knowledge - Provides Taste of Accelerator

MassChallenge Sampler Series events will provide entrepreneurs a taste of the resources they’ll be afforded on a daily basis as part of the accelrator.

Doron Reuveni – Ironman, Marathoner, Co-Founder & CEO of Applause – Boston’s Hidden Gem

About 20 miles west of Boston lays a fast growing tech company representing some of the world’s most recognizable brands – Google, Microsoft, Fox, Netlfix, Amazon… the list goes on.

Stage is Set for TechCrunch Boston Meetup + Pitch-Off this Thursday!

TechCrunch’s legendary meetup + pitch-off event is coming to Boston this Thursday, February 26th!

4 Boston Startups Advance to Finals of 1776 Challenge Cup

Last night it was time for Boston, the 13th stop for the annual Challenge Cup, to show what it has to offer.

Five Minutes To Pitch One Great Business Idea at Quincy Center for Innovation

The Quincy the Pitch Competition provides an opportunity for entrepreneurs to pitch their product or idea to a panel with the chance to win a share of up to $5,000 in cash and in-kind prizes.

MassChallenge & Startup Institute Announce Strategic Partnership

Tuesday, MassChallenge and Startup Institute announced a strategic partnership to increase synergies in Boston’s innovation economy and power global expansion. 

Q&A with Ann Chao – Co-Founder & CEO of Sonation

Founded in 2013 by Ann Chao, Sonation is making music more enjoyable and interactive for people who play instruments or sing.

CoPatient: An Advocate in Your Fight Against Medical Bills

CoPatient is a Boston-based startup empowering patients by helping them investigate, understand and save on their medical bills.

Dat Venture Seeks to Bridge Gap Between International Entrepreneurs and Boston

Dat Venture is a new program here in Boston designed exclusively for international entrepreneurs.  Having officially launched its inaugural class on February 1st out of WeWork’s South Station office, the program welcomes 15 startups, all of which originated in Spain.

Assessing Your Skills As a Founder At a Fast Growing Start-Up

An interview with Sarah Hodges of Smarterer and Intelligent.ly

Boston Startup Seeks to Improve the Weeknight Bar Scene. Launches Indiegogo Campaign.

“Tired of empty bars during the week? We're here to help!”

The Top 5 Reasons to Let Us Help You Find a Job

Startup Institute is currently accepting applications for the spring program that runs from February 23rd to April 17th.

Founderdom: The dirty truth, 5 things I’ve learned and why I wouldn’t change a thing

My dream of starting my own business looked like a fog machine induced haze of controlling my own destiny, only working with people I like, changing the world, sharing brilliant ideas, growing and challenging myself, having more work/life balance and being way more fulfilled in life.

MassChallenge 2015: Launch Event with Governor Baker. Applications Open

On Wednesday February 11th MassChallenge is hosting its 2015 Launch Event and invites the startup community to join Governor Charlie Baker for his inaugural "walk through innovation," a showcase of new initiatives in the innovation community!

TechHub Brings Together Technology Entrepreneurs in Startup Demo Night at Brooklyn Boulders

Founded in London in 2010 by Elizabeth Varley and Mike Butcher, TechHub is a growing community of thousands of tech entrepreneurs and a network of co-working spaces for startups.

Get Ready to Party! TechCrunch is Coming to Boston on February 26th!

It’s time to celebrate and show off all of our success and rub elbows with the writers at TechCrunch!  They will be in town for their annual Meetup + Pitch-Off event at The Estate...

Winter Xcelerate: Entrepreneurship on Display at Harvard

Founded in 2011, Harvard Ventures facilitates a wide array of activities on campus, including last week’s, Winter Xcelerate, a week-long startup incubation program at the Harvard Innovation Lab with mentors and speakers across industries.

InnoLoft at Constant Contact Announces 5 New Startups

Looking to build upon momentum, Constant Contact recently announced the Small Business Innovation Program’s second class.

What Makes for a Happy VC / Founder Marriage?

Bob Eubanks wasn’t available last night, but Dan Sally, of INBOUND Selfie Fame, took his place serving as host to an entrepreneurial version the famous game show, The Newlywed Game.

Branding, Creative, Strategy and Capital – Breakaway is a Unique Firm on the Rise

Last week, hybrid strategy, marketing & venture capital firm, Breakaway, acquired Crunch Brands, a branding agency founded and run by Ted Schlueter, who will now serve as Breakaway’s Chief Marketing Officer.

Tilting the Typical University Model on its Head

An interview with Gordon Jones, Managing Director at the Harvard Innovation Lab

OpportunitySpace: Marketplace Making it Simple for People to Invest in Untapped Real Estate

If there’s a more obvious example of taking advantage of under-valued, missed used land or property than Boston’s Seaport District, I certainly haven’t seen it first hand like I have our beloved Innovation District.

Startup Excitement on Display at WebInno

The long-standing WebInno, brainchild of NextView Ventures’ David Beisel, held it’s 44th installment last night and it didn’t disappoint.

 

Start Up. Take Flight. There’s a New Accelerator out of Alpha Loft

“Help great people with great ideas build great companies.”

New CoachUp CEO Adds Ecommerce and Consumer Marketing Credentials to Boston Startup

CoachUp, the online service that connects athletes with private coaches, today announced the addition of John Kelley as CEO. A move the company sees as a competitive advantage in the fast moving sports coaching market.

Boston Tech Alumni Taking Customer Intelligence to the Cloud

Two Boston tech veterans have teamed up to allow businesses to compile a rich customer knowledge base in the cloud and publish live digital personas with a new SaaS customer intelligence startup dubbed, Cintell.

Forbes 30 UNDER 30 – Boston Edition [Slideshow]

Check out who from the Boston Tech and Entrepreneurial world was selected by Forbes as up and comers! 

Overcoming The Odds: 10 Tips For Getting Into A Top Accelerator

Just as the CEO is the investor’s interface to a business, the application process and form is your interface into top accelerators likeTechstars and Y Combinator. The best programs...

Harvard Startup to Help You Consume the News

How do you consume your news? Do you bookmark your favorite news sites and sources, scroll through Twitter and see what’s trending? Perhaps you jump on Facebook and click whatever pops up in your timeline or subscribe to a few feeds and read the top one or two articles.