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By: Colin W. Barry | January 17, 2019
Out of Office is a new coworking space based in Hudson, MA founded by Fresh Tiled Soil CEO Richard Banfield. The goal of the space is to give those living outside of the city not only a place to work, but as a way to give those who don’t have access to one of the major coworking offices a chance to experience one. We spoke with Banfield about the founding of the coworking company, what the space is all about, and what impact a coworking space can have the outlying towns of the Hub.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | January 16, 2019
Industrious is a rapidly growing coworking company with an abundance of locations around the Northeast. Anna Squires Levine, the GM of North America Coworking for Industrious, sat down with us at one of the locations to talk about the founding of the company. She also shared details on what it’s like to work out of their space, and the company's plans for growth.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | January 15, 2019
ParkWise is a crowdsourced parking solution that collects and processes data from various sources to produce a real-time map of street parking availability, short-term predictions, and parking regulations. We sat down with Founder and CEO Alexander Shvartz to learn more about how ParkWise came to be, as well as how it works. 
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | January 10, 2019
OrganizeTogether is giving folks who run non-profit and grassroots organizations more bandwidth, as their platform assists in all aspects of running an organization that is looking to make a difference. The startup’s Co-Founder and CEO Tony Arias spoke with us to talk about the company and what organizations are using the software. Arias also went into detail into how the team came together and what experience they have working at non-profits prior to the company.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | January 9, 2019
Corey Pierson, Custora Co-Founder and CEO, connected with us to talk about the history of the eCommerce company, including how they came up with the idea for the platform and how its helping brands out. Pierson also shared a humorous story about how Paul Graham (Y Combinator Co-Founder) helped out with the current name.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | January 9, 2019
We connected with Corey Berkey, JazzHR's Director of HR to learn more about the company, its applicant tracking and recruiting software, the story behind its name and more.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | January 8, 2019
Augury has created an IoT and AI-enabled device that allows people to monitor machines within large facilities with a smartphone. The company’s Co-Founder and CEO Saar Yoskovitz had a chance to speak with us about how the technology works and who some of their clients are. He also shared what it is like to work at Augury by describing the company culture.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | January 3, 2019
Epicenter Experience has created a new software platform for companies in different industries to connect with their consumers long after the buying process has ended. The idea is to create a more personal connection between companies and consumers. We had a chance to connect with Paul Krasinski, Epicenter’s Founder and CEO, to learn more about the software and what kinds of problems the company is looking to solve for marketers and consumers.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | January 2, 2019
Landstylist is a website that helps people design and get inspiration for their outdoor space. We caught up with Founder Julie Farris to learn more about how Landstylist came to be, as well as how the company has evolved over time.  
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | December 28, 2018
PigPug is a company that is developing a headset to treat ADHD that works through neurofeedback, a form of therapeutic intervention. We caught up with CEO Vitali Karpeichyk to learn more about the current state of the NYC-based company.  
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | December 20, 2018
DUST Identity is a company out of the MIT ecosystem that is innovating supply chain security by taking a unique approach; using applied science engineered diamonds for customers to keep track of their chains. We spoke with company Co-Founder and CEO Ophir Gaathon to learn about how and why the company chose to use diamonds as a core part of their technology and Gaathon went into detail about the development process.
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By: Alexander Culafi | December 19, 2018
ThriveFantasy is a new daily fantasy company dedicated to prop bets, which are made for the occurrence or non-occurrence during a game of an event not directly affecting the game's final outcome. We had the opportunity to catch up with Founder and CEO Adam Weinstein to ask him about how the game works and how the company has evolved over time.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | December 18, 2018
ThriveHive is a company that aims to guide small businesses to extraordinary marketing results by combining data, people, and software. We caught up with Scott Noll, General Manager of SaaS at ThriveHive, to learn more about the story behind the company's founding, how it differentiates from the competitors, and their plans moving forward.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | December 13, 2018
LOU is a learning software platform designed to teach anyone complex web platforms through direct lessons and they recent won MIT Enterprise Forum Beantown Throwdown's pitch competition. We spoke with LOU's founding team of Rachel Pardue and Kyle Lawson to learn more about the startup and how the software works.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | December 12, 2018
Applecart deploys proprietary Social Graph technology to run smarter advertising campaigns for corporations, political candidates, and non-profit organizations. We caught up with Matt Kalmans, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of the company, to learn the story of how the company came to be, how its Social Graph technology works, and what roles the company is currently hiring for. 
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | December 12, 2018
We had a chance to speak with ETQ's newest CEO Rob Gremley to learn a little bit more about the company’s history and how their software works.  
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By: Alexander Culafi | December 11, 2018
Apteo is a company that gives investors the tools they need to help them make better decisions in the stock market, including AI-powered analysis and reporting for the stocks they care about. We caught up with Co-Founder and CEO Shanif Dhanani to gain insight into what Apteo is all about.
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By: Colin W. Barry | December 6, 2018
Evolv Technology is utilizing complex machinery and software to help protect people in large entertainment and sports arenas, transportation hubs, performing arts venues, and tourist attractions. We spoke with Co-Founder and CEO Mike Ellenbogen to learn a little bit more about the history of the company and how their products work. The CEO also shared some advice to other security companies who are looking to raise capital.
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By: Alexander Culafi | December 6, 2018
Heartbeat is a medical practice company that combines technology and specialist-level knowledge to diagnose and manage heart disease—and its risk factors—as early as possible through a comprehensive program. We connected with two of its founders, Jeffrey Wessler and Aakriti Gupta, to learn more about the company.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | December 5, 2018
Satisfi Labs offers a conversational AI platform for retailers, sports venues, attractions, and live events. Its answer engine powers chatbots, voice experiences, messaging apps and website forums to provide an answer to all customer questions in real time. We had the chance to connect with Co-Founder and CEO Don White to learn more about the platform, as well as what’s next for the company.  
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | December 4, 2018
Let’s Dutch is a social marketplace founded in 2014 that allows individuals to share the cost of group experiences with other people they or may not have known previously. The NYC-based company was founded by Vincent Paradiso in 2014, who we had the chance to talk to and learn more about crowdfunding experiences.  
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | November 29, 2018
FlatWorld’s digital-first platform is not only lowering the cost of textbooks for students, but it is also allowing students to access them on all kinds of devices. The company's Co-CEO Alastair Adam spoke with us about the company, how they have scaled to start including digital teacher’s material, and what their plans are for the future.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | November 28, 2018
Numerated announcing $8M in funding. We connected with Cheryl Kardos, Numerated's SVP of Marketing, to learn more about the company and the round of funding.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | November 27, 2018
Aaptiv is a digital wellness company that provides over 2,500 audio-guided workouts to a community of over 200,000 users. We had the opportunity to speak with Chief Operating Officer Tracy Kim about how the company was founded, as well as what makes this fitness company special.    
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By: Alexander Culafi | November 27, 2018
AppNeta is a SaaS-based application and network performance platform. We connected with Matt Stevens, AppNeta's Chairman, President, & CEO to learn more about the company and their solutions.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | November 20, 2018
ALICE is a hospitality operations platform that allows hotel managers to oversee all operational tasks in real time, streamlining the internal communications process. We sat down with Co-Founder and President Alex Shashou to ask him about how the platform came to be, as well as how they're bringing new vitality to an industry in need of it.  
Company Profiles
By: Kalei Buczek | November 19, 2018
Pillar Technologies is a data and information services company for the construction industry. Kalei Buczek spoke with Founder and CEO Alex Schwarzkopf to learn more about how the company brings awareness and transparency to the construction industry.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | November 15, 2018
Awayr has developed exclusive technology that will assist those working in facilities or organizations that have complicated user interfaces. We spoke with startup Co-Founder Adam Beal to learn about why he started a new company, how the technology works, and what they have planned for the next year. Beal also went into detail how the platform is working with the Air Force.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | November 14, 2018
CHAOSSEARCH has built the first log search and analytics platform built for AWS S3. The company is announcing a $9M Series A funding with is co-led by .406 Ventures and Glasswing Ventures, with participation from existing investor, Stage 1 Ventures. 
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By: Alexander Culafi | November 13, 2018
Fit4D is a digital diabetes coaching solution that transforms the lives of patients by delivering programs through a mix of technology and expert personal coaching. We spoke with Founder and CEO David Weingard about how the company was founded, how the platform works, and the necessity of a diabetes coaching solution.  

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