On the latest SeedStories Podcast we caught up with Ian Naylor, the CEO and Founder of AppInstitute. Our conversation dives into what it has been like building the SquareSpace for small businesses apps over in the UK and how small business operators can leverage apps to drive conversions.
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On the latest SeedStories Podcast we caught up with Jake Chapman, who manages Gelt Venture Capital, a seed stage investor. I caught up with him last week upon his return from…
On the latest SeedStories Podcast we caught up with Mark Wallace, co-founder & manager of Parlor Skis, the Boston-based custom ski builder. First launched in a Cambridge funeral parlor (hence the…
We’re joined by Scott Miller, the Co-founder and CEO of Dragon Innovation the end-to-end service and software provider to hardware startups and projects. Prior to founding Dragon Innovation, Scott worked on life size robotic dinosaurs for Disney and robotic baby dolls at Hasbro, and the Roomba at iRobot. Our discussion takes a look at renaissance for hardware startups and ‘maker’ companies in the U.S. and how easier prototyping, the growth of shared resources and 3D printing are driving that renaissance, and record investment.
We’re joined by Ted Serbinski, the Managing Director of TechStars Mobility. We discuss the rapid rise of autonomous and self-driving technology, as well as the new platform it’s creating for technology startups to build products on. We also explore how to create better integration between automakers in Detroit and software companies in Silicon Valley, and how this new push into autonomous driving can drive Detroit’s rebirth.
On the latest SeedStories Podcast we sit down with David Kirkpatrick, the Founder, host, and CEO of Techonomy, and author of The Facebook Effect. With his Techonomy 2016 conference taking place next week, we discuss what’s on tap for the show’s agenda and what we should expect in his one-on-one discussion with Mark Zuckerberg on November 10th.
We sit down with Elizabeth Yin, a partner at 500 Startups, to talk about bringing transparency to seed investing and what startups need to understand when they go to pitch her and other venture capitalists. We also get into how 500 Startups differs from other accelerators, along with its investment thesis.
We sit down again with Barrett Daniels of Nextstep Advisory to discuss the second half of 2016’s tech IPO market. Barrett discusses if a few successful recent IPO’s from Coupa Software, Apptio and Trade Desk have us poised for some unicorns entering the public market. Could Snapchat be next?
On the latest SeedStories podcast we sat down with Scott Bailey, Managing Director of MassChallenge’s flagship program in Boston. In his role, Scott oversees the much heralded Boston competition & accelerator….
Earlier this year, @DeepDrumpf joined Twitter, and if you didn’t look closely enough you may have confused its tweets with @realDonaldTrump‘s actual Twitter gems. [@POTUS has @Spotify? I have sex tape playlists.] They…