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March 28, 2010

VentureFizz - Boston's Weekly Tech Buzz (Mar 22nd - Mar 28th)

VentureFizz

Buzz from the Week: Mar 22nd – Mar 28th

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JOB BOARD

Principal
Software Engineer
, Endeca

Location: Cambridge, MA - Categories: Software
Engineering / QA

Endeca is
looking for experienced software engineers to lead development teams
responsible for its... Details
»

Software
Engineer – Ruby on Rails, MySQL
, Incentive Targeting

Location: Woburn, MA - Categories: Software Engineering /
QA, Web Development & UX

Incentive
Targeting, an early-stage startup, is revolutionizing targeted marketing
by creating…Details
»

Lead
Engineer or Technical Co-Founder
, Appswell

Location: Cambridge, MA - Categories: Software
Engineering / QA, Web Development & UX

Appswell is
an an already launched bootstrap crowdsourcing/mobile/iPhone startup
that has... Details
»

Product Manager,
Mall Networks

Location: Lexington, MA - Categories: Marketing &
Product Mgmt

Research,
identify, and prioritize opportunities to drive more revenue through
product improvements. Document... Details »

Ruby
on Rails Developer
, Sparkcloud

Location: Cambridge, MA - Categories: Web Development
& UX

Sparkcloud
is a funded start-up working out of Techstars. Sparkcloud helps people
with similar passions meet face... Details
»

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COMPANY RESEARCH

Constant
Contact

Location: Waltham, MA - Categories: B2B | Internet |
Marketing & Advertising Solutions | SaaS

Launched in
1998, Constant Contact, Inc. is a leading provider of email marketing
and online survey tools for small...Details
»

Arcadia
Solutions

Location: Burlington, MA - Categories: Healthcare &
Life Sciences | IT & Management Consulting

Arcadia
Solutions was founded on the premise that while the problems we solve
for our customers may be...Details
»

Celtra

Location: Cambridge, MA - Categories: Marketing &
Advertising Solutions | Mobile / Wireless | Social Media

Our mission
is to provide a unique Software-as-a-Service platform for online and
mobile marketing convergence...Details
»

Conversion
Associates

Location: Allston, MA - Categories: Data Mgmt / Business
Intelligence | Marketing & Advertising Solutions | SaaS

Founded in
2005, Conversion Associates is a digital analytics company. Our goal is
to lead in the innovation... Details
»

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companies? Check
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DEALS

Mar 26 2010 -
Azigo raises $1.8M in funding – Wellesley, MA
Mar 24 2010 -
Akorri Networks raises $10.1M in funding – Littleton, MA
Mar 24 2010 -
Wistia raises $775K in funding – Lexington, MA
Mar 22 2010 -
Optiant acquired by Logility for $3.3M – Burlington, MA
Deals archive »

 

NEWS

Mar 26 2010 -
Publisher: Mass High Tech - Venture-backed startups heading for the exit
sooner

Venture capital investors are pushing
younger startups out of the nest these days. Driven by pent-up buyers
and sellers... Read
the story »

Mar 24 2010 -
Publisher: Xconomy - Reinventing Progress Software—Boston’s Next
Billion-Dollar Company?

Most businesspeople around Boston can
give you a thumbnail description of anchor companies like EMC (storage
devices and... Read
the story »

Mar 22 2010 -
Publisher: Innovation Economy - On the Radar: Rally, which mines Twitter to
improve your social life

While the team from Silicon Valley-based
Plancast was down at South by Southwest earlier this month... Read
the story »

More News »

 

VOICES

Mar 26 2010 -
Blogger: Mike Troiano – President, Holland-Mark Digital

Top
Ten Presentation Tips - Read »

Mar 25 2010 -
Blogger: David Skok – General Partner, Matrix Partners

Startup
Killer: the Cost of Customer Acquisition - Read »

Mar 24 2010 -
Blogger: Chip Correra – Former CTO at Spring Partners and Third
Screen Media

Recruiting
in Down Economies - Read »

Mar 23 2010 -
Blogger: Jeff Bussgang – General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners

Mother
in Law Market Research - Read »

Mar 22 2010 -
Blogger: Simeon Simeonov – Founder and CEO, FastIgnite

The
Best Vesting Schedule - Read »

All Voices »

 

NETWORKING CALENDAR

Mar 31 2010 -
Organization name: OpenCoffee Club

OpenCoffee
Cambridge Meetup »

Mar 31 2010 -
Organization name: Mass Technology Leadership Council

Next
Wave of Innovation & Growth »

Mar 31 2010 -
Organization name: peHUB

Boston
Shindig »

Mar 31 2010 -
Organization name: MITX

Lessons
Learned: Women’s Career Decisions in Review »

Mar 31 2010 -
Organization name: TiE - Boston

TiE
Launchpad – Marketing Workship – Part II “Elements of Go-To-Market
Strategy” »

Apr 1 2010 -
Organization name: Fresh Tilled Soil

Office
Hours - Web Strategy »

Apr 1 2010 -
Organization name: Microsoft & Navisite

Win
with WebsiteSpark Training Event »

Apr 1 2010 -
Organization name: Dogpatch Labs

Office Hours »

Apr 1 2010 -
Organization name: NEVCA & Venture Cafe

Office
Hours with Matt Harris of Village Ventures »

Apr 1 2010 -
Organization name: Boston BizSpark

Legal
Considerations for Startups | Textaurant Startup Pitch »

Apr 2 2010 -
Organization name: TiE - Boston

TiE Cafe »

Apr 3 2010 -
Organization name: MobileCamp Boston

MobileCampBoston3
»

All Networking Events »