Submitted on Dec 12, 2014 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Marketing Manager
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Support a local startup this Holiday season while gifting something truly innovative, unique, and incredible with the purchase of an amazing product from a MassChallenge startup!
Submitted on Dec 03, 2014 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Marketing Manager
MoringaConnect This 100% pure Moringa oil is the best the market has seen. With technology developed by MIT engineers to draw out and preserve the most functional elements- True Moringa is an industry leader in anti-aging and healing properties. This is a perfect gift for those...
Submitted on Nov 25, 2014 • by Jibran Malek and Shannon Sullivan, MassChallenge Marketing
MassChallenge's Jibran Malek and Shannon Sullivan sit down with Jacqueline Thong of Klio Health and Sarah Haig of Silverside Detectors to talk about defining startup culture and the unique challenges women in business face!
Submitted on Nov 24, 2014 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Marketing Manager
In a rush to figure out what to buy for your loved ones this Holiday Season? Have no fear, startups are here! Consider including products from these great MassChallenge alumni when you start your shopping this Friday!
Submitted on Nov 17, 2014 • by Joanna Meiseles, MassChallenge Senior Director of Operations
It’s that time of year – that scary time when we get official news about our performance and achievements over the year. Of course, we are told that the information should never be a surprise. We should be getting feedback all year long, so the review is just a summary of what we...
These startups need a little help to make a big impact
Submitted on Nov 10, 2014 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Marketing Manager
Many entrepreneurs have taken to crowdfunding to help launch their ventures into the next step. There are many advantages to using Kickstarter or another platform, such as immediate product validation and a chance to test consumer interest in a mostly risk-free environment. It also gives...
Submitted on Nov 07, 2014 • by Joanna Meiseles, MassChallenge Senior Director of Operations
Last night the BCEC was buzzing. 1700 startups, mentors, and supporters gathered to celebrate the 2014 class of MassChallenge entrepreneurs – 128 startups from around the world bringing technology and innovation to our lives. It was quite a night! Pitches, keynotes, VIPs, showcases. There...
Submitted on Nov 03, 2014 • by Jackie Tan, MassChallenge Marketing and Social Media
Last Wednesday MassChallenge held their annual Awards Ceremony in order to highlight the wonderful startups participating in this year’s accelerator program and award $1.75 million in equity-free grants and over $10 million of in-kind prizes to top startups in front of 1,700 members of...
Submitted on Oct 27, 2014 • by Jackie Tan, MassChallenge Marketing and Social Media
The MassChallenge 2014 Awards Ceremony is just a few days away! In order to get the innovation community up to speed on the Top 26 MassChallenge Finalists that will be pitching at the event, we sat down with startup founders to help you put a face behind the high-impact idea:
Submitted on Oct 23, 2014 • by Jackie Tan, MassChallenge Marketing and Social Media
We recently announced the Top 26 Finalists of the MassChallenge 2014 startup class. In preparation for the world's highest-value event for celebrating entrepreneurship on October 29th, we want to make sure you get to know that startups that will be pitching at the event!
Joanna reflects on how to deal with the less glamorous parts of building a company
Submitted on Oct 15, 2014 • by Joanna Meiseles, MassChallenge Senior Director of Operations
Last night my eleven-year-old son woke me up in the middle of the night to tell me he wants to quit the drums. He cried like a baby saying it’s too hard and he doesn’t want to practice. He actually confessed to me that he hasn’t practiced his bookwork in over a week. He gets...