VentureFizz Stories

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Company Profiles, Founder Stories
By: Alexander Culafi | March 1, 2018

Clearsurance is a review, ratings, and education community platform dedicated to auto, homeowners, and renters insurance experiences. Co-Founder and CEO Michael Crowe shared his story with us, as well as that of his first-to-market community.

Founder Stories
By: Alexander Culafi | August 31, 2017

Joe Cuccinelli is the co-founder and COO of a new company looking to revolutionize photo-sharing at Photo Butler. He tells Alex Culafi about his storied career, as well as how the game-changing app came to be.

Founder Stories
By: Colin W. Barry | July 17, 2017

Kevin O'Brien is the co-founder and CEO of the cybersecurity startup GreatHorn, whose solution helps companies secure email, chat, and collaboration platforms. VentureFizz connected with O'Brien to caht about his longstanding career in Boston's cybersecurity sector.

Founder Stories
By: Necco Ceresani | May 8, 2017

Elizabeth Lawler went from fighting disease to fighting on the cybersecurity front when she became the Co-Founder and CEO of Conjur, a now 4-year-old Waltham-based data security company. Necco Ceresani shares Lawler's story, which includes how she started in cybersecurity and how she leads a company.

Founder Stories
By: Necco Ceresani | April 24, 2017

Andy Cook is the CEO and co-founder of Tettra. We interviewed Cook to discuss his background, his current company, and some lessons learned as an entrepreneur.

Founder Stories
By: Necco Ceresani | April 4, 2017

Whether it’s dropping a successful career to travel across the world or take a chance on a risky new startup, Jonah Lopin is one CEO who is not averse to risk. Crayon's co-founder and CEO shares his story with VentureFizz, and details what he's learned working in Boston.

Founder Stories
By: Necco Ceresani | February 21, 2017

Jason Furtado is the CEO and founder of Shoobx. We interviewed Furtado to discuss his experiences and lessons learned from being a first time CEO.

Founder Stories
By: Necco Ceresani | January 5, 2017

The true goal of a CEO is making those who believed in you look brilliant. This is how Zorian Rotenburg describes his job as first time CEO and Founder of Atiim. Coming from humble beginnings...

Founder Stories
By: Kaite Rosa | July 7, 2016

I recently sat down with Pawan Deshpande to learn more about Curata, why he opted to pursue content over other forms of marketing, and how his company has kept up with the industry’s evolution. 

Founder Stories
By: Kaite Rosa | May 17, 2016

Welcoming a new crop of graduates to the "real world" this month left me wondering: what crazy workplace trials and errors did some of Boston's tech leaders endure when kicking off their careers?  

Founder Stories
By: | April 14, 2016

I sat down with SmackHigh to learn about how it's revolutionizing teenage communication.

Founder Stories
By: Kaite Rosa | April 5, 2016

Serial entrepreneur Stephan Schambach of NewStore has always had a nose for what’s next - particularly when it comes to retail.

Founder Stories, Company Profiles
By: Kaite Rosa | February 9, 2016

Wellist is an online and mobile tool that helps hospitals and payers connect patients to support resources.

Company Profiles, Founder Stories
By: Kaite Rosa | January 28, 2016

Last May, Vinayak Ranade launched Drafted, which facilitates introductions to highly qualified job candidates from users’ network to a company’s recruitment team.

Founder Stories, Company Profiles
By: Kaite Rosa | January 8, 2016

Every entrepreneur has that “aha!” moment. For Ethan Bernstein, CEO and co-founder of Freebird, that inspiration came last winter after a travel nightmare. 

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