Entrepreneurship

Codeship: Ship Code Free

Yesterday I got the chance to sit with yet another energetic and passionate entrepreneur – Moritz “Mo” Plassnig, the Co-Founder & CEO of Codeship.

Boston Startup Talent: Leaky Bucket or Everlasting Spring?

One of our portfolio companies, Plastiq, announced yesterday that they raised a $10M Series B led by Khosla Ventures and are planning to move their headquarters from Boston to San Francisco.

Advice: For the Entrepreneur by the Entrepreneur

VentureFizz is all about Entrepreneurship.  It’s where anyone interested in entrepreneurship can go to explore the hottest tech companies in Boston, gain insight into latest trends, find rewarding new careers and perhaps, most importantly, pick up some much needed knowledge from like-minded people within our ecosystem.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: July 21 – July 25

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: July 14 – July 19

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. Here, we highlight a few...

You've Got The Green Light: Give Back Early

If you don’t already know John Simon—co-founder of the GreenLight Fund, Boston venture capitalist with Sigma Prime Ventures, and all-around nice person—you probably should.

Deals – Q2 2014 Review - The Next Generation [slideshow]

Over the past couple of days, we've been taking a look at some of the major deals over Q2 2014. Today, we are going to take a look at The Next Generation, meaning companies that have raised a seed or a Series A round of funding.

Deals - Q2 2014 Review - Scaling to the Next Level [slideshow]

Time for our Q2 2014 Deals review.  Yesterday, we reviewed The Big Ones 
- companies that had an exit or are on the verge of having one...  

Deals - Q2 2014 Review - The Big Ones

The second quarter of 2014 was very active in terms of deals for companies at all stages.

We are going to take a look at some of the major deals over three days...

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: July 7 – July 11

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network.

Tech In Boston Round-Up

Dave Gerhardt & Tech In Boston are taking the week off so we are using this opportunity to compile each of the Podcasts previously shared through VentureFizz.

BRAND-A-THON: ‘Mad Men’ Meets the Startup World

Kathy Kiely is the President of The Ad Club, the trade association for the New England marketing & communications Industry, and the brains behind the new Brand-a-thon which she created in conjunction with David Chang (COO, PayPal Media Network) and Start Tank.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: June 30 – July 4

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network...

Tech in Boston Podcast - Mike Troiano, Chief Marketing Officer, Actifio

"Don’t confuse the story you want to tell about your company with the story that the world will actually understand.” -Mike Troiano, Chief Marketing Officer, Actifio

The Successful Track Record of Andy Palmer [Slideshow]

We're taking a look at one of Boston's most successful entrepreneurs & angel investors who has been a vital player in over 50 companies...

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: June 23 - 27

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network...

MassChallenge Open House Celebration [Slideshow]

MassChallenged Opened It's NEW Doors to the Masses. Take a look at the action...

Tech in Boston Podcast - Arian Radmand, Co-Founder & Director of Engineering, CoachUp

Arian Radmand is the Co-Founder and Director of Engineering at CoachUp, a service that connects athletes with private coaches.

 

Boston TechJam: Entrepreneurial Spirit at Its Best

I don’t know how big Mark Lorion and Christine Nolan thought this celebration of entrepreneurial success would get, but the two co-founders of Boston TechJam have to be thrilled at what they’ve built in just two years time.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: June 16 - 20

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...

Notable Alumni from Web Innovators Group [Slideshow]

With WebInno42 coming on Monday, June 16th we wanted to feature some of the most successful startups that pitched at WebInno at an early stage...

Tech in Boston Podcast: Matt Brand, Co-Founder & Head of Technology, Dunwello

Matt Brand is the Co-Founder & Head of Technology at Dunwello, a new company in in Boston that is focused on changing the way employee feedback is handled and is based on the idea that everyone should be both happy and productive at work.

Startup Leadership Program

I recently had an opportunity to meet with a founder of a fairly new startup in Boston.  Though quite young with no previous experience as an entrepreneur, the founder had secured...

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: June 9 - 14

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network...

Summer Reading for Entrepreneurs [Slideshow]

Ahhh... summer is pretty much here.  Time for some summertime reading recommendations from the Boston tech community!

Tech in Boston Podcast: Allan Telio - Vice President, Startup Institute

Welcome to the latest edition of the Tech in Boston podcast!  Today, we are featuring Allan Telio, who is a Vice President at the Startup Institute, a career accelerator that helps people...

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: June 2-6

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...

LearnLaunchX Demo Day: Boston's Newest EdTech Startups Debut

Yesterday afternoon at District Hall, seven companies showcased their education tech based startups. Christopher Mirabile of LaunchPad Venture Group emceed the event, which marked the...

Boston TechJam – An Innovation Block Party

Last year over 2,000 startupers took to the inaugural Boston TechJam, a block party for all things innovation...

Boston: Sports & Tech [Slideshow]

Boston is well-known for its passion around sports. Our City's reputation around tech startups is growing by the day. What about the combination of the two?