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Finalist Interview Series: Ader

The inside scoop from our 2015 finalists

Submitted on Aug 04, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
  I recently had the chance to catch up with Justin Warden, founder of Ader , a startup which helps connect gaming influencers with sponsors. Here's what Justin had to say!

The MassChallenge Boston 2015 Startup Showcase Recap

Here's what happened at #StartupShowcase15

Submitted on Jul 31, 2015 • by James Maynard and Julia Barry, MassChallenge Marketing & Social Media
On July 29th, MassChallenge hosted its annual Startup Showcase, an incredible event which provided the public with its first formal glimpse at the 128 startups selected for our 2015 Boston accelerator program, and what a night it was. This year we hosted the event at the lovely Seaport Hotel in...

Here's What We've Been Reading

July 13th-24th

Submitted on Jul 29, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
With so many articles to read and share and so little time to consume, I’ve realized the best format for sharing articles that the MassChallenge team has been reading related to the startup ecosystem, and tech more generally, is to focus on combining quantity with brevity within five...
Lists • News • Recap

Fundraising Explained: Implementing Your Early-Stage Financing Needs

Part II: The Seed Round

Submitted on Jul 28, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
  Without further ado, I introduce you to the workhorse of the startup fundraising cycle: the Seed round.

6 Companies That Will Definitely be Turning Heads at Startup Showcase 2015

Submitted on Jul 28, 2015 • by Julia Barry, MassChallenge Marketing
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MassChallenge Boston’s annual Startup Showcase is quickly approaching on this Wednesday, July 29th! All 128 of our finalists are worth meeting, but the huge amount of talent and innovation on display might seem a bit overwhelming – so many startups, so little time! Here’s a...

Finalist Interview Series: MagnebotiX

The inside scoop from our 2015 finalists

Submitted on Jul 27, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
  This past week I had the chance to catch up with Simone Schurle, co-founder of the microrobotics company MagnebotiX . Though I'd love to attempt a layman's description of the nanotechnology behind MagnebotiX, I'll wisely forego that and allow the expert herself to...

Fundraising Explained: Implementing Your Early-Stage Financing Needs

Part I: Friends & Family and Pre-Seed Rounds

Submitted on Jul 23, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
Understanding the general lingo surrounding startup fundraising is of fundamental importance to the entrepreneur both when considering a raise and speaking with business contacts. I’ve been voraciously reading and collecting a diverse spectrum of recent articles regarding topical...

MassChallenge Annual International Night Recap

Celebrating our 2015 international finalists!

Submitted on Jul 22, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
In case you missed it, last Wednesday MassChallenge hosted its third annual International Night celebrating the 24 international finalists in the class of 2015. The night was a huge success, drawing a large crowd of MassChallenge finalists, alumni and community supporters intrigued by...
Events • Recap • Startups

Why YOU DON’T Want to Miss the 1st Annual MassChallenge Startup Golf Tournament

Play Where the Professionals Play

Submitted on Jul 21, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
  On Monday, July 27th, MassChallenge will be hosting its first annual Startup Golf Tournament at the renowned TPC Boston course which plays host to an annual PGA Tour event! For avid golfers and those who simply enjoy a nice schmooze on a professional course, this scramble-style...

Finalist Interview Series: DealerScience

The inside scoop from our 2015 finalists

Submitted on Jul 15, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
Tonight at MassChallenge we have our annual International Night, a fantastic event which allows our international startups the opportunity to showcase their companies to the MassChallenge community. The most valuable part of the event is hearing the personal stories from these startup founders...

5 reasons you don’t want to miss MassChallenge Boston’s 2015 Startup Showcase

One of the biggest entrepreneurial events of the year!

Submitted on Jul 15, 2015 • by Julia Barry, MassChallenge Marketing
MassChallenge welcomes all startups, sponsors, partners, investors, entrepreneurs, community members and startup enthusiasts to  Startup Showcase on July 29th! Here are 5 reasons you should go:     

Here's What We've Been Reading

Week of July 6th

Submitted on Jul 14, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
Good Afternoon, all. Today was a bittersweet day for us at the office, as our famed snow pile officially bit the dust. In equally as significant news, we have some great reads for you from this past week, including a diverse group of op-eds, tech both new and old, highlights from London's...
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Sponsor Profile: Biscay Government

Submitted on Jul 13, 2015 • by Txema Bilbao - Deputy Director for Economic Promotion, Biscay Government
Today, we’re incredibly excited to announce our partnership with MassChallenge. Together, we will work to foster the growth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Basque Country and connect Biscay startups with markets, networks and capital in the global innovation ecosystem. Our...

Finalist Interview Series: Splitzee

The inside scoop from our 2015 finalists

Submitted on Jul 13, 2015 • by James Maynard, MassChallenge Marketing
  MassChallenge is buzzing with energy after having concluded an exciting few days of Bootcamp and Mentor Matching for the finalists and it seems as if everyone has settled nicely into their new office setting. Last week you had the chance to hear from LearnLux and this week I want to...
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