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.

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.

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.

Sleek University: An Intimate Digital Marketing Conference

ast year Christina Inge founded Sleek Marketing University, a two-day conference teaching the latest digital marketing techniques to help startups, small businesses, and nonprofits reach new audiences cost-effectively.

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.

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.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: January 5 – 9

Welcome to 2015!! It's time for the Boston Tech Community to get back into full swing and the calendar is filling back up with great events!

College Search and Application Process Enters the Tech Era

Do you remember your college application process? If you don’t, your parents most certainly do. Trying to provide guidance, while figuring out what it is you want in a school at the same time narrowing the list to schools in which they could afford.  Not an easy process...

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.

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.”