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Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 17, 2017
CliQ is a spin-off of BioSensics utilizing IoT and creating sensors designed for solutions in someone's life. We connected with the two creators, Jackson Maier and Gregory Barchard, on how someone can use their sensors for a variety of reasons, including security monitoring or trying to kick a habit.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | October 16, 2017
Everbridge is a company that keeps people safe and businesses running during critical events through their emergency notification system (ENS). Everbridge VP of Corporate Strategy and Operations Jeff Lortz tells us all about how the platform came to be, as well as how it handled the might of Hurricane Irma.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 12, 2017
FutureFuel.io is creating software to make student loan refinancing and repayment a benefit that SMBs can offer their recently-graduated employees. We spoke with Founder and CEO Laurel Taylor, about her company's history and how they are offering the benefit for companies to retain employees.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 11, 2017
Finnest’s mission is teaching children to learn more about managing finances. VentureFizz connected with company Co-Founder and CEO, Clemens Grave, about how the company developed their own prepaid card and app.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | October 10, 2017
Cygilant equips organizations with 24/7/365 cybersecurity monitoring through a combination of software and trained security analysts. CEO Vijay Basani sits down with us to discuss Cygilant's place in a world riddled by security breaches, as well as the current state of cybersecurity as a whole.
Company Profiles
By: Zach Winn | October 5, 2017
Veho Technologies was born from that epiphany with the mission of reinventing the way packages are delivered by using crowdsourced drivers in their own cars. Zach Winn interviewed company Co-Founder Itamar Zur about how Veho's applications are connecting the right drivers for the right job.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 2, 2017
LBRY (pronounced "library") is a distribution platform utilizing blockchain technology. However, their main goal is to disrupt content distribution on the Internet. We connected with Jeremy Kauffman, LBRY's Co-Founder and CEO, to talk about how the company's protocol is going to accomplish that.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 28, 2017
Derek Tu ('18) and Kyle Lawson ('19) are two Babson College undergrads building Vidvision, a video marketing platform that aims to turn YouTube videos into lead generators. Here's how they're making it happen.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 25, 2017
BlueSnap is an online payment platform that aims to make global ecommerce a breeze for merchants everywhere. CEO Ralph Dangelmaier tells Alex Culafi all about how he helped bring an Israeli company with a great idea to the United States.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | September 21, 2017
With five consecutive years of record growth, Turbonomic is the very definition of hyper-growth. One reason for this is its continuously evolving sales model. Steve Corndell, Turbonomic’s General Manager and Vice President of Commercial Sales, told us exactly how they did it.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 20, 2017
Perch is a fitness-based startup and one of the many companies to come out of the MIT delta v program. Co-Founder and CEO, Jacob Rothman, shares the origin story of Perch with VentureFizz and details how his product can help out collegiate athletes with their exercises.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 19, 2017
HealthcareSource sold its healthcare talent platform to over half of the hospitals in the United States. Alex Culafi sat down with President and CEO J.P. Fingado to find out how.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 18, 2017
Vinolytics is an analytics platform for wine sellers and collectors, where they can also manage their assets. We interviewed founder and CEO, Jennifer Williams-Bulkelley, about the company's services for a non-tech oriented industry and how her time spent in London served as inspiration.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 14, 2017
In today's omnichannel world, marketing teams are having trouble keeping up with their client's demands. Kitewheel gives traditional marketing approaches a more modern spin with their software. We connected with Mark Smith, the company's Founder and President, about Kitewheel's origins in MarTech.  
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.
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.
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. 
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | August 24, 2017
Quick Key is an EdTech startup who developed an app allowing teachers to grade tests and quizzes through their smartphones. The company has implemented other features to help teachers out in the classroom as well. VentureFizz connected with the company's two co-founders, Isaac Van Wesep and Walter Duncan, about the founding of the company.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | August 22, 2017
Neuromotion Labs is creating original mobile video games on their platform, Mighteor, to assist children with behavioral issues. VentureFizz connected with two of the company's co-founders, Craig Lund and Jason Kahn, about their admirable mission and how their technology is helping families and schools.
Company Profiles
By: Zach Winn | August 17, 2017
Legably is an online platform that helps lawyers connect with firms and solo practitioners to find and manage contract work. Zach Winn interviewed the company founder and CEO, Dan Reilly, about how he is looking to help out small to medium sized and solo law firms.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | August 17, 2017
Operation Code is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping unemployed veterans break into the tech industry and helping to bring veterans and citizens together. We interviewed the organization's COO, Conrad Holloman, on how Operation Code is looking to fulfill this mission.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | August 15, 2017
Mautic is a marketing automation platform that leverages the power of an open source community, combined with a slick, easy-to-use product on a modern architecture. We interviewed Matt Johnston, Mautic's CEO, about the founding of the company and how they are changing the game with marketing automation.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | August 14, 2017
Out in the small Massachusetts suburb of Maynard, Kaon Interactive is developing experiences utilizing augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). VentureFizz interviewed the Kaon's President and CEO, Gavin Finn, about the company's 20-year history and what their technology entails.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | August 10, 2017
Token is a web wallet which allows users to keep track of their funds and also transfer them globally through P2P transactions. VentureFizz had the chance to speak with Token's co-founder and CEO, Dave Aiello, about how the company started and what goals they plan to accomplish with their platform.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | August 8, 2017
Endorse.gg is a platform allowing video game streamers to become brand sponsors, and for brands to begin marketing to a different medium by selecting streamers. We interviewed the company's founder and CEO, Brandon Freiberg, about the Endorse platform and how his longtime hobby of playing video games kick started this idea. 

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