Any entrepreneur worth his salt has a creative spark. Not everyone takes it to Tim Keane’s level.
The 65-year-old has had a long and winding career, but he is best known in the Milwaukee area for starting Web analytics company Retail... Read more »
Collaboration software for businesses is hot, so it helps to own the domain name Collaborate.com.
That was one smart move in a series of many by CEO Matt Cutler and his team over at Boston-based Collaborate.com (formerly known as Kibits).... Read more »
JumpCloud, a Boulder, CO-based startup trying to capitalize on the IT industry’s “DevOps” trend, announced Monday it has appointed a new CEO. Rajat Bhargava, a veteran of Colorado’s startup scene and one of JumpCloud’s co-founders, is taking the reins.
JumpCloud launched... Read more »
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation just got a physician, big university administrator, and one of the world’s most respected drug developers rolled into one as its new CEO.
Susan Desmond-Hellmann, the chancellor of UC San Francisco since 2009 and the... Read more »
Trinity Pharma Solutions has spent eight years building itself up without the help of any outside financing. But Trinity’s founders see an opportunity to grow, so the Waltham, MA-based startup is finally raising some venture capital, and giving up a portion... Read more »
For CEO Ann Hand, the hardest part about building up Project Frog, a company that creates ready-to assemble “smart buildings,” was convincing venture capitalists and customers that it was indeed possible to disrupt the long-stagnant construction industry.
“You would look... Read more »
Kymeta, the spinout from Intellectual Ventures making thin, light-weight satellite antennae with engineered metamaterials, has completed a key demonstration, taking it one big step closer to commercialization in 2015.
A prototype antenna in Vancouver, B.C., established a two-way Internet connection with... Read more »
Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) tends to scoop up entrepreneurial teams and plug their work into the mother ship, not spin out cool ideas and entrepreneurs. But a couple of experimental drugs from Amgen’s pipeline are getting new life at a startup... Read more »
Wetpaint, a digital publisher that focused on churning out entertainment and celebrity news distributed over social media, has been acquired by “second screen” TV app maker Viggle for $30 million in cash and stock.
The deal will be a disappointment... Read more »