Entrepreneurship

Wellable Wants to Simplify Your Company Wellness Program

A finance major from the University of Georgia takes a job in investment banking after graduation, gets pouched by client he represented for a merger, falls in love with a new industry...

MAVRCK – the Digital Marketer’s Wingman

Mavrck, who today announced $2.5M Series A funding from GrandBanks Capital, has one of the best “ah-ha” moments I’ve heard to date.

Tech in Boston Podcast: Maia Heymann - Senior Managing Director, Common Angels Ventures.

THE PROBLEM WITH THE TERM “ANGEL” INVESTOR

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: December 15 – 19

A preview of some great events in & around Boston next week!

Kickstarter Product Focused on Making the American Dream more Realistic than Ever

Like many entrepreneurs, Mike Markarian’s mind is constantly filling up with product ideas. While he has put a few in motion, he’s let a lot more go un-pursued. Something his latest venture, Mount Dream, hopes to eliminate for other entrepreneurs.

Ex RunKeeper VP Launching App to Help You Be Better At Life

Boates hopes the app’s simplicity will encourage frequent use and ultimately help users “be better at life.”

Tech in Boston Podcast: Jonathan Kim - Founder, Appcues

How To Run a Startup for $0...

Getting to Know Jennifer Lum: Founder, Investor, & Mentor

This week, we spoke with Jennifer Lum, co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Adelphic Mobile. She joined her first startup company while finishing up her degree at the University of Toronto...

Living Like The Jetsons Closer than Ever Thanks to Woburn-Based Terrafugia

How far off are we from flying cars? In all reality, not far at all. Meet George Jetson…

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: December 8 – 13

Stay on top of events every week from across the Boston tech and startup scene!

Tech in Boston Podcast: Kit Hickey - Co-Founder, Ministry of Supply

Tech In Boston #25: Interview with Kit Hickey, Co-Founder, Ministry of Supply.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: December 1 – 6

Rework that schedule of yours and get out to some of these events!

Tech in Boston Podcast: Brent Grinna - Co-Founder and CEO, EverTrue

The Real Risk Is Not Getting Started. Tech In Boston #24: Interview with Brent Grinna, Co-Founder and CEO, EverTrue.

Boston Startup Weekend Education: A Recap

Boston hosted Startup Weekend Education in WeWork Fort Point this past weekend.  There were more than seventy attendees, and they came from all over North America with varied backgrounds...

Tech in Boston Podcast: Sarah Hodges - VP Marketing, Smarterer and Co-Founder, Intelligent.ly.

Tech In Boston #23: Interview with Sarah Hodges, VP Marketing, Smarterer and Co-Founder, Intelligent.ly.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: November 17 – 21

Networking! Rework that schedule of yours and get out to some of these events!

Techstars Shines Again in Boston

Another Techstars Boston Demo Day is in the books after 12 startups pitched their companies to a full room inside the House of Blues on Lansdowne Street yesterday. 

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: November 10 – 15

Rework that schedule of yours and get out to some of these events!

Tech in Boston Podcast: C.A. Webb - Executive Director, New England Venture Capital Association

Making boston the best place to grow a company. Tech In Boston Podcast #21: Interview with C.A. Webb, Executive Director, NEVCA.

Constant Contact’s InnoLoft Graduates Inaugural Class – Deadline Approaches for Second

Last week we ran an Office Tour showing off the great space of Constant Contact’s SMB InnoLoft, a first-of-its-kind “accelerator” program designed to support entrepreneurs as they solve problems for small businesses through the development of new products, features, and services. 

Entrepreneurship Takes Center Stage for MassChallenge Awards Ceremony 2014

Last night MassChallenge took the BCEC in the Seaport District by storm. In front of nearly 2,000 people they handed out over $1.75 million in cash and $10 million+ in in-kind deals.

Tech in Boston Podcast: Nick Rellas - Co-Founder & CEO, Drizly

Tech In Boston Podcast #20: Interview with Nick Rellas, Co-Founder & CEO, Drizly.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: October 27 – November 1

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...

Startup Office Space: View from the Real Estate Professionals

Last week I touched on the challenges that can arise for startups when it comes to office space. This week I asked experts in the space to provide their insight and how specifically they can help you in your next search or renovation...

MassChallenge Awards Ceremony 2014 – Just 1 Week Away!

The MassChallenge Awards Ceremony is one of the largest, high value events in the Boston area in terms of celebrating innovation and supporting the world's most promising...

Ask and You’ll See Fit

You know that feeling when you see something, a business, a product, whatever it may be, that you had the idea for years before? It’s frustrating. “Why didn’t I follow through on that?”

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: October 20 - 24

Rework that schedule of yours and get out to some of these events!

Creating a Great Corporate Culture

If you ask most entrepreneurs what’s important to them as they build a company, the top three answers will include “creating a great culture.”

Tech In Boston Podcast: Matt Lauzon - Co-Founder & CEO, Dunwello

Tech In Boston Podcast #17: Interview with Matt Lauzon, Co-Founder & CEO, Dunwello

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: October 13 - 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. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...