Stories

Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | February 9, 2018
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at Quick Base, ezCater, SHYFT Analytics, iboss, Clearsurance, TripAdvisor, Seismic, GreatHorn, dataxu, Battery Ventures, Forward Financing, and PayByCar. 
By: Colin W. Barry | February 9, 2018
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
By: Colin W. Barry | February 9, 2018
Here’s your look at the acquisitions and funding news in Boston tech from Feb 1 to Feb 9!
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | February 8, 2018
Humatics is a company with a mission to take undersea precision navigation technology and use it to revolutionize the way industrial machines relate to people and their surroundings. Here's the story of how Co-Founder and CEO David Mindell is making it happen.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | February 8, 2018
GoNation’s Co-Founder and CEO Chaz Tanase and Co-Founder and COO Matthew Brisch spoke with us about how the company’s app is showcasing the, as they put it, “pulse of the city” and how they are saving people time trying to figure out what to do in the Hub.
By: Christina Luconi | February 8, 2018
Many situations require bending or sometimes breaking, the rules a little bit. As someone who spent most of her career working for various companies, Christina Luconi writes about how being a rule breaker can benefit someone's career.
Engineering Spotlight
By: Keith Cline | February 7, 2018
VentureFizz connected with Andrew Kenney, Klaviyo’s VP of Engineering, to discuss what daily life is like for the engineering team and how their technology works.
Lead(H)er
By: Brianne Shelley | February 7, 2018
Colleen Miller, Senior Director of Product and UX at Toast, started her career in tech when eCommerce was first starting out. Miller sat down with Brianne Shelley to discuss her career in the Boston tech scene.
By: Colin W. Barry | February 7, 2018
MITX hosted their annual eCommerce Summit at Wayfair’s headquarters and VentureFizz had a chance to attend it. Check out our recap in a slideshow featuring lots of pictures from the panels at the event.  
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | February 6, 2018
BitSight Technologies offers the BitSight Security Ratings Platform, which generates daily security ratings on a company’s security performance ranging from 250 to 900. CEO Tom Turner told us all about his company's mission, as well as the increasing value of security ratings in today's world.
Career Path
By: Keith Cline | February 6, 2018
What does the career path and day in the life look for the Product Engineer at SHYFT Analytics? We interviewed Boris Jeremic to find out.  
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | February 6, 2018
Tennibot has developed an autonomous tennis ball collector. VentureFizz spoke with Tennibot’s Founder and CEO Haitham Eletrabi and CTO Xianglin (Lincoln) Wang about how they have developed their robots and how they work.
By: Keith Cline | February 5, 2018
iRobot is one of the Boston tech scene's pillar companies. Various alumni from the company have gone on to start their own companies and hold executive leadership roles in the tech sector. Here's a slideshow of notable alumni.
By: Alexander Culafi | February 5, 2018
After a successful first season for our podcast, we have some very, very good news (and a new name!).
Career Forward
By: Keith Cline | February 5, 2018
Welcome to the February edition of Career Forward. This is a highly curated list of the top jobs from our BIZZpages.
By: Keith Cline | February 2, 2018
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at Quick Base, Applause, Wellframe, BitSight Technologies, Threat Stack, ClickSoftware, Teikametrics, Circle, Actifio, PatientKeeper, mabl, and ClimaCell. 
By: Colin W. Barry | February 2, 2018
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | February 1, 2018
Paradigm Hyperloop is part of SpaceX's Hyperloop Pod Competition, and most of the team comes out of Northeastern University. Colin Barry spoke with Paradigm Hyperloop's Project Lead Manny Barros, and Electrical Lead Luke Merkl, about how the project came together and what it is like participating in an international contest.
By: Christina Luconi | February 1, 2018
Company kickoffs are always a great chance to connect with other employees, hear from higher-ups, and a chance to get motivated for the upcoming year. Most importantly, there are several ways to get the most out of attending a kickoff, as Christina Luconi writes.
Engineering Spotlight
By: Keith Cline | January 31, 2018
Lovepop’s Head of Engineering, Lars Holzman gave us an inside look at the day-to-day operations of Lovepop's engineering team and its culture.
Lead(H)er
By: Brianne Shelley | January 31, 2018
Interactions Senior VP of Marketing Jane Price is profiled in our Lead(H)er series. Brianne Shelley interviewed Price and learned more about her career path and how moving to Boston started her long-running career in tech.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | January 31, 2018
Janeiro Digital is a digital consultancy that designs and builds enterprise technology through their proven  Rapid Alignment, Design, and Development (RADD) process. It's also the third company for founding brothers Jonathan and Justin Bingham.
Office Tours
By: Colin W. Barry | January 30, 2018
Check out our Office Tour featuring lots of pictures from M.Gemi's offices in Boston.
Career Path
By: Keith Cline | January 30, 2018
What does the career path and a day in the life look like for the Director of Data Science at iRobot? We interviewed Angela Bassa to find out.  
VentureFizz Podcast
By: Keith Cline | January 29, 2018
For the eleventh episode of our Career Inspiration podcast, I interviewed Bruce Zambrowicz - Senior Director, Global Talent Acquisition at Acquia.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | January 29, 2018
BrainRobotics’ Manufacturing and Operations Manager Mike Przekaza spoke with us on how they are developing their mechanical prosthetics and how they are disrupting the prosthetic market.
Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | January 26, 2018
Here's your look at the latest hires, promotions, and board appointments across the Boston tech community at Applause, Salsify, Mimecast, CloudHealth Technologies, ezCater, Carbonite, Underscore VC, Intralinks, and XebiaLabs.
By: Colin W. Barry | January 26, 2018
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
By: Colin W. Barry | January 25, 2018
CareZare Co-Founder and CareChief Logan Wells spoke with us on how seeing the problems with caregiver communication first-hand inspired him to start a company and what it is like being a high school entrepreneur.
By: Christina Luconi | January 25, 2018
Self-doubt holds anyone back from acheiving their personal and professional goals, and feel like they are stuck in a "supporting role." But why not shed that away and become the leading role in your own movie that is your life? Christina Luconi offers some advice to those who are stuck and looking break out.

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