After building up Boston’s Innovation District and attracting marquee tenants to One Marina Park Drive, MassChallenge has been priced out of the neighborhood by landlord Joe Fallon. More here.
MassChallenge finalist Zoomtilt announces new analytics product for A/B testing video.
Mass Challenge startup, recovers.org, led by sisters Morgan and Caitra O’Neill is headed to Oklahoma to help with disaster recovery using their online platform.
Anna Callahan is a Techstars hackstar turned startup founder who went through Mass Challenge. With all that startup pedigree we know her startup ZoomTilt is already destined for success. The magic comes into play now that they’ve completed MassChallenge and were named a finalist. But what is ZoomTilt? Well think 99designs. Callahan loves film making,
Most people feel that the most important factor of the innovation and startup buzz is job creation. Startup America is one of the biggest proponents of startups leading to job creation. Most startup incubators and accelerators across the country pride themselves on preparing startups for job creation. One of the nation’s largest startup accelerators, MassChallenge,
MassChallenge, the largest accelerator program in the world, celebrated their awards dinner for their most recent session in Boston Tuesday night. The dignitaries, entrepreneurs, celebrities and investors that filled the Boston Convention and Exhibit Center were there to see the best of the best of startup innovation coming out of the program that’s gone on
MassChallenge, the world’s largest global startup accelerator competition announced the final 26 startups that will compete before the judges. The 26 startups will pick between 10 and 20 startups who will be announced at MassChallenge’s high profile awards ceremony event on October 23. This year’s MassChallenge competition opened up on March 1st and attracted 1,237
When you’re dealing with a gigantic pool of potential web based, software and technology startups, you know in the back of your mind that there are coders within the pool capable of “fixing the system”. While many hosts of startup competitions are hopeful that fraud won’t occur they still do their best to block it
First time founders, no worries! Here are some quick tips for talking to reporters.
Question: What’s your TOP recommendation for an entrepreneur pitching an investor, based on your own success — OR failure? Share Your Big Vision, Not a Product Tour “It’s a rookie error for an entrepreneur to pitch an investor with the equivalent of a product tour. Investors are usually more interested in the big picture —
1776 in Washington DC was host for last week’s National Accelerator Demo Day.
Question: What’s one dumb mistake entrepreneurs should avoid, at all costs, during their first couple of pitches to investors? Smelling of Desperation “When you pitch to an investor, don’t sound desperate. People like to invest and be connected to winning projects. If you come off as though this investment is the only way for your
It’s Friday which means it’s Follow Friday, this week, here’s a list of 50 women in startups and entrepeneurship that we compiled.
Drive Capital’s Mark Kvamme calls The Brandery one of the best accelerators outside Silicon Valley.