MassChallenge

Type: Organization
Name: MassChallenge
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

High-Tech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshops Highlight Boston's National Small Business Week Event

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Workshops on developing high-tech companies, business matchmaking and tips on finding capital to start or grow a successful business are among the top draws planned for the May 15 National Small Business Week event in Boston. ... [Published TickerTech.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Moontoast Building Social Media Campaigns For Pinterest Platform

Ad tech firm Moontoast is now creating social media campaigns to boost client visibility on Pinterest, ...Boston.com profiles 20 start-ups to watch that have applied to be part of this year's MassChallenge ...Boston Globe Wins Pulitzer For Marathon Bombings ... [Published Media Post - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

BETH Project Wins Entrepreneurial Competitions

The Benevolent Technologies for Health (BETH) Project, a designer of low-cost prosthetic sockets, won two awards on April 8 that total $23,000. The Massachusetts Medical Device Development Center (M2D2), part of the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, ... [Published O&P Edge - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Top business, political leaders addressing challenges facing Boston economy

Top area business and political leaders are discussing ways to improve the region's business climate at a panel this morning at the Omni Parker House hotel in Boston.Follow the action live on Twitter via hashtag #bizclimate or by following @bostonbiznews ... [Published Boston Business Journal - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Massachusetts executives and political leaders have New York on their minds

New York loomed large among leading business and political figures who assembled this morning to talk about Boston's strengths and weaknesses as a place to run a company.Boston Mayor Marty Walsh: "The only thing New York has on us...is the fact they are ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Swiss startups get help with US market breakthrough

Image Caption:Carlos Ruiz, right, and his team from the startup Flatev show off their wares at a food show in New York (Flatev via Facebook)Switzerland’s entrepreneurs who want to go global have trouble finding local markets and support, so they’re increasingly ... [Published Swiss Info - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 3 reports

MassChallenge announces record year for startup entrants 1600 from 50 countries

More than 1,600 startups from 50 countries and 41 states applied to MassChallenge Inc.'s Boston startup accelerator program this year the program's largest and most diverse applicant pool to ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

How to Build a Startup in Three Days

The Brandeis International Business School is hosting a competition that puts the pressure on young entrepreneurs.Photo via Brandeis International Business SchoolWhat exactly does it take to create a conceptual tech startup or software company? At Brandeis ... [Published Boston Magazine - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

MassChallenge extends application deadline due to 'spike in activity'

Boston startup accelerator program MassChallenge Inc. is extending deadlines for applications to this year's program by two days because of a spike in last-minute activity, according to a MassChallenge spokesperson.The deadline was extended to Thursday, ... [Published Boston Business Journal - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Travel startup specializes in complex trips

If you’re tired of the cold and want to get away to someplace — maybe several places, all on the same trip — a new website offers the kind of one-stop shopping that many travel sites aren’t designed to handle.TripzonTravel.com helps you customize a trip ... [Published Boston Herald - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Doctors’ orders: $5 bike-sharing memberships

These stories and other coverage of Boston’s technology and biotech scene can be found at the Globe’s new site, betaboston.com.Mayor Walsh and Boston Medical Center want Bostonians to get on their bikes and ride. An initiative unveiled Wednesday allows ... [Published Boston Globe - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Boston Tech Roundup: Flybridge, Globoforce, Boston Seed, & More

The past week was a busy one in Boston-area innovation. Here’s a bunch of financing news, from startups, established companies, and investors, that cropped up around the region:—Flybridge Capital Partners is trying to raise $125 million for its fourth ... [Published Xconomy - Mar 24 2014]

Quotes

...is the fact they are staying open later at night." He said someone leaving MassChallenge or Boston City Hall at 12:30 a.m. "should be able to (find) a bottle of wine and a steak."
...delighted to open our new custom concept store in Boston, the birthplace of RadioShack," said Joe Magnacca, chief executive officer of RadioShack. "Boston exemplifies the true spirit of innovation, and the city prides itself on being a hub for entrepreneurialism. This is the ideal backdrop to showcase RadioShack's fresh new look and renewed focus onon technology discovery and collaboration."
"We've gotten a ton of last-minute activity," said Robby Bitting, MassChallenge's director of marketing, in an email. "We extended the deadline to ensure we can accommodate those entrepreneurs who are still finishing up their…"
...According to Orkin, "Students can interact with the virtual characters as they would with another human, and in doing so, generate measurable data about who they are, and how they behave socially."

More Content

All (45) | News (38) | Reports (0) | Blogs (5) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (2)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Bright Spark secures £50k investment via North ... [Published North West FYI - Apr 18 2014]
Entrepreneur combines design + coding skills to... [Published MedCity News - Apr 18 2014]
High-Tech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Works... [Published TickerTech.com - Apr 17 2014]
Moontoast Building Social Media Campaigns For P... [Published Media Post - Apr 17 2014]
BETH Project Wins Entrepreneurial Competitions [Published O&P Edge - Apr 16 2014]
A virtual pet dragon with an inhaler teaches ki... [Published MedCity News - Apr 14 2014]
Massachusetts executives and political leaders ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Apr 11 2014]
Babson Awards 3 Startups with $100K in B.E.T.A.... [Published Newswise - Apr 11 2014]
Top business, political leaders addressing chal... [Published Boston Business Journal - Apr 11 2014]
RadioShack Returns to Its Boston Roots with Gra... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 10 2014]
RADIOSHACK : Returns to Its Boston Roots with G... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 10 2014]
Nine Startup Finalists Compete In Babson Colleg... [Published Newswise - Apr 08 2014]
Swiss startups get help with US market breakthr... [Published Swiss Info - Apr 08 2014]
FBI says Russians out to steal technology from ... [Published Boston Globe - Apr 08 2014]
MassChallenge announces record year for startup... [Published Big News Network - Apr 04 2014]
2014 MassChallenge receives record number of en... [Published Providence Business News - Apr 04 2014]
MassChallenge announces record year for startup... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Apr 04 2014]
How to Build a Startup in Three Days [Published Boston Magazine - Apr 02 2014]
MassChallenge extends application deadline due ... [Published Boston Business Journal - Apr 02 2014]
Travel startup specializes in complex trips [Published Boston Herald - Mar 31 2014]
Doctors’ orders: $5 bike-sharing memberships [Published Boston Globe - Mar 31 2014]
Countdown To The Ultimate Drought Tolerant Grass [Published Water Efficiency - Mar 24 2014]
Boston Tech Roundup: Flybridge, Globoforce, Bos... [Published Xconomy - Mar 24 2014]
BetaBoston ‘Innovation District’ changing quick... [Published Boston Globe - Mar 19 2014]
Civic tech startups can win $50k in competition... [Published Boston Business Journal - Mar 19 2014]
In Kenya, selling human waste could revolutioni... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Mar 17 2014]
Tech Entrepreneur Puts Colombia's Start-Up Scen... [Published BusinessBecause - Mar 16 2014]
Staking claim as hub for design [Published Providence Business News - Mar 15 2014]
Heller students shoot for social justice gold [Published Brandeis Hoot - Mar 14 2014]
Sprint reveals first 10 companies in its mobile... [Published Mobihealthnews - Mar 12 2014]
1 2
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Innovation Districts Appear in Cities as dispar... [Published Brookings: Latest From Brookings - Feb 19 2014]
For years, corporate campuses like Silicon Valley were known for innovation. Located in suburban corridors that were only accessible by car, these places put little emphasis on creating communities where people work, live and go out. But now, as the ...
The surprising value of waste [Published MIT News feed - Feb 14 2014]
In the “sanitation value chain,” human waste, with the proper infrastructure, is turned into a valuable commodity. Collecting, storing, and recycling waste into valuable byproducts, such as fertilizer, can create work and renewable resources, the thinking ...
Big Studio's Big Move [Published PR.com Press Releases - Feb 12 2014]
Boston, MA, February 12, 2014 --( PR.com )-- After four years of growing as a digital design think tank in Cambridge, Big Studio is proud to announce their expansion into a new location. The company’s successful startup journey has permitted the team ...
12 Latin American startups to look out for in 2014 [Published The Next Web - Dec 28 2013]
As the year comes to a close, it’s a good time to look back at some Latin American startups that are geared up to make waves in 2014. After quietly gaining traction over the last few months and sometimes years, they are now ready to collect the fruits ...
David Cameron offers UK Exceptional Talent visa... [Published The Next Web - Dec 06 2013]
British Prime Minister David Cameron will allow  Tech City , a government-backed body that promotes technology companies across London, to begin working with the Home Office so that recognized professionals can emigrate to the UK under the Exceptional ...
1

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
GiantOtter receives NSF small business R&D gran... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 10 2014]
Generation S: Russia's Biggest National Startup... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 18 2013]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.