Entries by Kate Anderson

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $3.4 Million to START Companies in Massachusetts

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Colleen Arons (HED) – colleen.arons@mass.gov Kate Anderson (MassVentures) – kate@cwconsulting.co – Follow us on Twitter – Baker-Polito Administration Announces $3.4 Million to Spur Technology Development in Massachusetts MassVentures START Program, in partnership with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, awards grants to […]

Request for Proposals – MassVentures START Program Stage I Grants

Request for Proposals For MassVentures START (SBIR TARgeted Technologies) Program Stage I Grants February 1, 2018 MassVentures hereby invites all Massachusetts companies that meet the eligibility criteria set forth below to submit applications to its START program for Stage I grants. What is START? START is a program funded by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to assist […]

2018 MassVentures START program kick off!

The 2018 MassVentures START program: Up to $3 million in funding available for MA SBIR Phase II companies Join the growing ranks of successful Massachusetts companies who are a part of the START program.  Past winners include Ginkgo Bioworks, Clear Motion (Levant Power), Boston Engineering, and Artaic.  Full list here. The RFP will be posted February 1 on the MassVentures websiteand applications are due March 1. […]

MassVentures joins in $3 Million Round for Spiro Technologies

Please see Spiro’s press release below.   Spiro Technologies Raises $3M Investment Lead by Geekdom Fund for Proactive CRM powered by Artificial Intelligence Boston, MA, October 9, 2017 Spiro Technologies, the provider of the first Proactive CRM, announced today a $3 million Series Seed funding led by Geekdom Fund with participation by MassVentures, Hyperplane Venture […]

2017 START Winners – MassVentures announces $3.4 million for 20 companies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 25, 2017 CONTACT: Kate Anderson (617) 773-4842, kate@cwconsulting.co MassVentures Announces $3.4 million in 2017 START Program Funding Partnership with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center expands awards to additional cutting-edge Massachusetts companies Boston – MassVentures today announced the 2017 START (SBIR Targeted Technologies) program winners. Each START winner will receive a grant to help […]

5/18/17 Inaugural MassVentures $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE; May 16, 2017 CONTACT: Kate Anderson, kate@cwconsulting.co//617.773.4842 Inaugural MassVentures $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum  MassVentures and the UMass Lowell Office of Entrepreneurship & Economic Development will host a gathering of entrepreneurs, business leaders, faculty, students and other members of the innovation ecosystem from across the Merrimack Valley The event begins with the Technology […]

5/18 Inaugural MV $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum

Please join MassVentures and the UMass Lowell Office of Entrepreneurship & Economic Development for a gathering of entrepreneurs, business leaders, faculty, students and other members of the innovation ecosystem from across the Merrimack Valley. Inaugural MV $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum Thursday May 18, 2017 10:00 am – 1:30 pm The UMass Lowell Innovation Hub […]

MassVentures Invests in ClearGov – Leader in Gov’t Transparency/Efficiency Solutions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2017 CONTACT: Kate Anderson, 617.773.4842, kate@cwconsulting.co  MassVentures Invests in ClearGov, Participates in $1.2 Million Seed Round Boston, MA – MassVentures announced today that it has participated in the latest round of funding for ClearGov, a leading provider of local government transparency and benchmarking solutions. The seed round was led by Kepha […]

MassVentures & the MA Clean Energy Center Announce New Partnership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2017 CONTACT: Kate Anderson, 617.773.4842, kate@cwconsulting.co   MassVentures & the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Announce New Partnership Will Increase Funding to Massachusetts Companies Boston- MassVentures and the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced a new partnership to increase the capacity of the MassVentures START (SBIR TARgeted Technologies) Program. The […]