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By: Colin W. Barry | October 18, 2018
BondApp is a new kind of dating app with a large focus on personal communication. It’s many characteristics, including its one-of-a-kind HotSpot feature, allows users to discover locations and other folks who are looking to connect. We spoke with Founder and CEO Jamal Taleb to find out more about his company and their upcoming app.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 17, 2018
Managed by Q lends a helping hand to businesses of all sizes in the office management department. The company’s VP of People, Maria Dunn, had a chance to talk to us about how they are adding assistance to companies that may need a helping hand in running their offices. She also went into detail on how they came up with their rather unique name.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | October 16, 2018
PeopleDoc's complete HR service delivery platform allows companies to digitize the employee relationship. We spoke with Co-Founder and CEO Jonathan Benhamou to learn more about how the company came to be, as well as what its recent acquisition by Ultimate Software means for the business.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | October 16, 2018
TellusLabs is a Somerville-based company that makes technology to map the world’s food supply. We spoke with Co-Founder and CEO David Potere to discuss the aha moment behind TellusLabs, as well as how it works and how it evolved over time.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 11, 2018
Wizio’s Co-Founder & COO John Puma III had a chance to speak with us about some of the challenges real estate agents face and how the company’s VR technology is helping make their client's search more interactive. Puma also offers some advice for startups looking to get involved in the real estate tech industry.
Company Profiles
By: Kalei Buczek | October 10, 2018
Honey is an enterprise-level intranet solution that gives employees a simple, central location to find all of the company information and resources they need from day one. Kalei Buczek spoke to Co-Founder and CEO Rachel Kaplowitz to chat about knowledge management, the art of the pivot, and that sweet stuff that results when your hive is working properly.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | October 9, 2018
Atolla is a company that delivers customized skincare products to its customers using a machine learning-driven platform. We spoke with Co-Founder and CEO Meghan Maupin about how such an interesting company gets built, as well as the story behind its founding (and where it’s going next).
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 4, 2018
TravelPirates’ Senior PR Manager Calvin Iverson spoke with us to not only talk about how their platform works but to also discuss why the company put their North American HQ in Boston and how it is growing their business.  
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | October 3, 2018
Floating Point Group is an NYC-based cryptocurrency firm that uses smart-order-routing (SOR) technology to make crypto trading happen as efficiently as possible. We had the chance to speak with Co-Founder Kevin March about the company, as well as the current (and future) state of cryptocurrency.  
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 27, 2018
Cyborg is a startup out of Manchester, NH that has created a platform offering voice-activated responses based on that day’s workout. We spoke with Founder and CEO Tim Near about how the platform can give users feedback and what it was like being a part of the Alpha Loft accelerator in New Hampshire.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 27, 2018
We spoke with Tomorrow Lab Co-Founder and Partner Ted Ullrich to learn more about this “studio” and how it came together. We also had a chance to learn more about what products they have worked on, some of them you may have heard of.
Company Profiles
By: Christina Luconi | September 27, 2018
Eager to establish your own team of trusted advisors? Christina Luconi writes about three specific characteristics as you find your people...and aim to operate similarly to add value to them.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 26, 2018
Rally is a NYC-based ridesharing app exclusively focusing on buses, and the first to do so! We had the chance to speak with Co-Founder and President Siheun Song to learn more about the company's past, present, and future.
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By: Colin W. Barry | September 25, 2018
Myomo (which comes from the phrase, “My own motion,” said by a beta tester) was founded in 2004 and has been developing upper limb orthoses for those who suffer a form of paralysis brought on by freak accidents or from diseases. We spoke with Myomo CEO Paul Gudonis about the history of the company and how their technology has evolved over the years.  
Company Profiles
By: Kalei Buczek | September 21, 2018
Founded in 2013 in New York City, Work-Bench was spun out of the networks of its founders, who started paying attention to what was happening in their own backyard. Kalei Buczek spoke with Work-Bench Co-Founder and General Partner Jessica Lin about how this rather unique VC firm came to be.
Company Profiles
By: Keith Cline | September 20, 2018
MobileMonkey is a chatbot-based marketing platform exclusively for Facebook founded by WordStream Co-Founder Larry Kim. We spoke with Kim to learn a little bit more about the company and how the social media platform’s Messenger feature is great for marketing teams. Kim also shared some advice with our readers regarding how to raise funding and how to build their personal brand.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 20, 2018
Proximate is a recently-formed startup that is looking to not only give a closer insight to how the sales are going, but also analyze sales leads. Founder and CEO Ross Andrews sat down to speak with us about his own experiences helped give him an “a-ha!” moment to start a sales-oriented startup. Andrews also went into detail about a Meetup group he has formed with other startups called Boston Sales Tech.  
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 19, 2018
Queen of Raw is an online marketplace that sells sustainable fabrics and other raw materials to independent designers. We had the chance to speak with Founder and CEO Stephanie Benedetto to learn more about the company's past, present, and future.    
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By: Alexander Culafi | September 19, 2018
OM1 is a Boston-based healthcare company whose data-driven cloud platform helps healthcare providers and stakeholders compare, measure, and predict treatment outcomes either by individual or population. We had the chance to speak with Founder and CEO Rich Gliklich about the company’s past and present.  
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 18, 2018
SPARK Neuro is a company that can measure audience engagement by reading brain and nervous system activity directly. It has the ability to quantify attention and emotional levels with a precision that’s down to the second, and we spoke with Founder and CEO Spencer Gerrol to learn more about the mind-reading company.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 17, 2018
Founded in 2015, TRUX is a startup out of Concord that is building technology to help update the construction industry. We spoke with TRUX Co-Founder and CTO Mike Saccone and CEO Jeff Gower about how their intuitive tech works.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 13, 2018
We spoke with EditMate’s Co-Founder and current-Managing Director Scott Stratford about how they are making video creation more accessible to not just the startup community, but to consumers as well. Stratford also went into detail on how EditMate works and how anyone can make a video for social media.
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By: Alexander Culafi | September 13, 2018
Brainscape is a Manhattan-based company that offers what it calls, "The World's Smartest Flashcards." We spoke with Founder and CEO Andrew Cohen to learn more about how Brainscape's cards can make you a better student.
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By: Colin W. Barry | September 12, 2018
BlockMyTalent is an eCommerce solution for freelance workers that is using the ever-popular blockchain technology. We spoke with Bleumi Co-Founder Thomas Arul about how the company's platform is making finding work easier and more efficient. Arul also spoke about Boston's growing blockchain space and how his company fits into it.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 12, 2018
Feature Labs is a startup out of seemingly-endless MIT startup ecosystem that is offering assistance to companies that are starting to utilize machine learning and data science. We spoke with Co-Founder and CEO Max Kanter and Chief Operating Officer John Donnelly about the company's founding and how their complex platform works.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 11, 2018
Aqfer is a company that "enables companies to get to the truth about their customers and their data" through its customer data platform. For this Q&A, we spoke with CEO Marc Sabatini to learn more about the company.    
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 10, 2018
SessionM's platform allows companies to gain greater insight into customer behavior and offer more effective loyalty programs. We sat down with CMO Patrick Reynolds to learn more about how the platform works, and how to make the best loyalty program possible.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | September 7, 2018
UiPath is a company that offers Robotic Process Automation (RPA), a way to automate simple tasks that reduces operating costs and saves time across the spectrum of company functions. We spoke with CMO Bobby Patrick to learn how the company went from its humble Romanian roots to ultimately become one of NYC's latest unicorns.
Company Profiles
By: Kalei Buczek | September 5, 2018
Wethos is a company that has created the first and only purpose-driven platform aimed at connecting highly skilled freelance professionals with more meaningful work. Kalei Buczek spoke with CEO & Creative Director Rachel Renock to learn more about the company.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | September 5, 2018
Techstars Boston alumni OpenFrame has developed an easy-to-use camera and app combo that makes showing an apartment or home more accessible. We spoke with OpenFrame Co-Founder Etienne Leroy and Chief Revenue Officer Sean McGrail about how the company came together and how their product is fixing an ongoing problem in the real estate business.

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