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Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 13, 2017
Ken Accardi is an entrepreneur with an affinity for health care. His newest startup, Ankota, is providing home care businesses with intuitive software. We had a chance to connect with Accardi to chat about the company's product and culture.
Career Path
By: Keith Cline | September 12, 2017
What does the career path and a day in the life look like for the Manager of Enterprise Sales at Quick Base? We interviewed Maureen Morris to find out.
By: Gabriela McManus | September 12, 2017
It's a great feeling when you finally receive that promotion, but it can also be a bit of a problematic situation if you are now managing your co-workers. Gabriela McManus writes about how one can avoid awkward moments and make it an overall good experience for you and your peers.
By: Colin W. Barry | September 11, 2017
The MIT Kresge Auditorium was the stage for MIT's delta v Demo Day 2017, where the program's largest, and most diverse, cohort had a chance to showcase their products and services. Here's our recap of the event and six standout early-stage startups that are a part of the program.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | September 11, 2017
Meet Max Makeev and Mark Schnittman, the co-founders of Owl Labs in Somerville. The duo is on a mission to fix video conferencing for remote employees with its product the Meeting Owl. The two co-founders shared their own personal history and how they came together to start their own company.
Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | September 8, 2017
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at Zagster, DigitalOcean, LogMeIn, ezCater, Wayfair, Turbonomic, Techstars, QuickPivot, Skillsoft, Converge, Poppulo, Capsule8, OpsGenie and EverQuote. 
By: Colin W. Barry | September 8, 2017
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
By: Alexander Culafi | September 7, 2017
We asked VentureFizz readers to tell us about their first computers. Here's what you had to say.
Company Profiles
By: Zach Winn | September 7, 2017
iRewardHealth is taking a more informed approach to helping people get healthy, by utilizing machine learning to help promote healthy habits. Zach Winn interviewed iRewardHealth's Co-Founder and CEO, Rick McCartney, and Creative Director Alexandra Brillaud, on how their platform is helping companies improve their employee wellness. 
By: Christina Luconi | September 7, 2017
Part of The Walking Dead's drama is how the main characters come together to deal with the zombie apocalypse. The workplace may not be as melodramatic, but there are times when teams to break down. Christina Luconi writes about how a teamwork can improve... even without a zombie outbreak.
Career Path
By: Keith Cline | September 6, 2017
What does the career path and a day in the life look like for the People Operations Lead at Formlabs? We interviewed Virginia White to find out.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 6, 2017
GaggleAMP offers B2B and B2C companies an enterprise-solution that allows employees to create digital engagements and share content on their social networks. We connected with the company's Co-Founder and President, Glenn Gaudet, about the company's internal culture and how they've remained bootstrapped during its lifespan.
By: Fady Saad | September 6, 2017
Robotics startups are one of the several technologies that many startup accelerators may not be able to help out. MassRobotics Co-Founder, Fady Saad, writes about how these kinds of startups can find the funding they are looking for through the "startup escalator" method.
Career Forward
By: Keith Cline | September 5, 2017
Welcome to the September edition of Career Forward. This is a highly curated list of the top jobs from our BIZZpages.
Office Tours
By: Colin W. Barry | September 5, 2017
Check out our Office Tour featuring lots of pictures from Virgin Pulse's offices in Framingham.
Investor Profiles
By: Nina Stepanov | September 5, 2017
Nina Stepanov sat down with Chris Keller, the Boston-based Managing Partner at NextGen to talk about his global upbringing, career choices, and his mentality on fundable founders.  
Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | September 1, 2017
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at Applause, LogMeIn, TripAdvisor, WordStream, CarGurus, Buoy Health, Cengage, Startup Institute, Tufin, Brainshark, Kitewheel, WegoWise, McGraw-Hill Foundation, and Photo Butler.
By: Colin W. Barry | September 1, 2017
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
Founder Stories
By: Alexander Culafi | August 31, 2017
Joe Cuccinelli is the co-founder and COO of a new company looking to revolutionize photo-sharing at Photo Butler. He tells Alex Culafi about his storied career, as well as how the game-changing app came to be.
Company Profiles
By: Sarah Salbu | August 31, 2017
Coherent Path is an email marketing company that focuses on bringing in customer data to help their clients increase revenue. Sarah Salbu interviewed Co-Founder and CEO, James Glover, about his own entrepreneurial history and how Coherent Path's employee ranks are growing.
By: Christina Luconi | August 31, 2017
When you spend more hours at the office than you do at home with a group of intelligent, like minded people in your dating demographic, sparks are bound to fly. Christina Luconi writes about how romance blossoms in the work place and offers tips to make sure it does not end in a disaster.
Working in Boston Tech
By: Keith Cline | August 30, 2017
We connected with Loren Boyce, DigitalOcean’s Director of Talent Acquisition, to chat about the company’s culture and what it's like to work there.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | August 30, 2017
Soft Robotics is creating machines that are built from a proprietary and versatile material which, through material science, enables a robot to grasp and manipulate items of varying size, shape, and weight. VentureFizz connected with SoftRobotics' CEO, Carl Vause, about how the company answered a question from DARPA to become its own company.
Office Tours
By: Colin W. Barry | August 29, 2017
Check out our Office Tour featuring lots of pictures from Brightcove's offices in Boston.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | August 29, 2017
Founded by Boston College alumni, Jebbit is helping brands engage with consumers in a meaningful way, but their solution is now focused on today’s mobile world. VentureFizz connected with Jonathan Lacoste to learn more about the company's history and products.
By: Keith Cline | August 28, 2017
Lots of companies in the Boston tech scene held summer outings. Here's a recap of the fun.
By: Alexander Culafi | August 28, 2017
Boston's tech leaders tell us all about their first computers, as well as what they used them for. But that's not all! We want to know about YOUR first computer too!
Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | August 25, 2017
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at Quick Base, Ipswitch, SmartBear, LogMeIn, Crayon, Kyloe Partners, Getfused, Definitive Healthcare, Ace-up, and Optum Analytics.
By: Colin W. Barry | August 25, 2017
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | August 24, 2017
Soofa is a company that makes solar-powered benches and E Ink displays for cities. Co-Founder Sandra Richter tells Alex Culafi about Soofa's mission to make sustainability attractive, social, and fun.

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