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Scott Dorsey has had an incredible journey in tech. Starting out with a back-of-the-napkin sketch, he and his co-founders developed ExactTarget into a industry-leading interactive marketing software company that went public and eventually  sold to Salesforce for $2.7 billion in 2012. In this episode of Founder’s Corner, Dorsey tells the story behind ExactTarget’s success, sharing some of the key principles […]

In November, MassTLC (Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council) hosted its annual Innovation unConference at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. I was fortunate to attend the event and learned a lot that I’d like to share. In order to continue sustaining innovation in Massachusetts, we need to inspire younger people to start companies and to lead those […]

Intronis VP of Partner Success Jasmine Lombardi Awarded Silver Stevie for Female Executive of the Year Much attention has been paid to the frustratingly persistent gender gap in the startup and tech world this year. Some of the most memorable news — from Tinder’s alleged harassment of former VP Whitney Wolfe to “GamerGate” and the […]

A lot of tech companies host hackathons. Not that many host hack weeks. But that’s exactly what Austin-based social marketing company Spredfast did earlier this month, and I was lucky enough to be there to witness what happens when you tell your entire company to stop what they’re doing, you yank them out of their […]

How IBM and Cisco are Leading the Pack Little by little, companies have been improving and creating technologies that give employees the luxury of ditching their office chairs and working on the move. These companies have quickly built traction, but the need for additional technology and resources in this industry has gone unnoticed. So when […]