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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.

Company Profiles
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.

 
Company Profiles
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.

Company Profiles
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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