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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: 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.

Company Profiles
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.
 

 
Company Profiles
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.

 

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