MassVentures continues to build out a strong board and participate in helping its portfolio companies grow in Massachusetts. Governor Patrick recently appointed Bill Asher, Partner at Choate, Hall & Stewart, LLP, to the Board of Directors of MassVentures. Mr. Asher brings extensive experience and expertise building great companies and supporting the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Massachusetts. Learn […]
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Scaling a tech business is never easy. And many say that being outside of Boston and Cambridge can make the task more difficult without the resources and support to guide you. Join us next Thursday, 10/23 at the WPI campus to learn how to navigate the opportunities and resources available in the Worcester region to scale a […]
We are pleased, although not surprised, to announce that MassVentures-backed Content Raven came out a winner at the Mass Tech Leadership Council‘s 2014 awards gala. Content Raven graciously accepted the award for Innovative Technology of the Year for their cloud-based content distribution platform. They received the award in front of more than 600 technology leaders and […]
When: Thursday, October 23, 2014, 9:30am-3:00pm Where: WPI, Rubin Campus Center, Worcester, MA Growing and scaling a business is never easy. It comes with risks in which even the best founders face challenges, make mistakes and face doubt and uncertainty. The ability to monetize your ideas and take them to a broader audience requires skills, surrounding yourself […]
We are pleased to announce that MassVentures-backed Ntirety, a database administration services company headquartered in Dedham, MA, has been acquired by cloud hosting company, HOSTING, for an undisclosed amount. Hosting is a Denver-based firm that builds and operates high-performance clouds for business-critical applications. The organizations are well-aligned and will retain current brand identities and staffing levels in Massachusetts. “MassVentures […]
The British Consulate General of Boston, Nutter, McClennen & Fish LLP and RBS/Citizens Bank have invited 10 of the hottest European startups to Boston for an early-evening of rapid-fire presentations and networking. These high tech companies have been incubated at SeedCamp, the UK’s premier startup accelerator. Hear the best and brightest from “across the pond” […]
Request for Proposals for MassVentures START (SBIR TARgeted Technologies) Program Stage I Grants March 4, 2014 – 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 empower patients and to afford them secure, online, and sharable access to their medical imaging records, lifeIMAGE announced that it has pledged support for Carequality, a new initiative from Healtheway that aims to facilitate interoperability between existing and emerging health information exchange (HIE) networks. For more information on this initiative and lifeIMAGE, please click […]
lifeIMAGE announced today that it has been named the “Category Leader” for Image Exchange in “2013 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services,” January 2014, a new report due out later this week*. lifeIMAGE earned a score of 89.2, the highest in the report’s newly incorporated industry segment. lifeIMAGE is the nation’s largest and most […]
Today MassVentures announced its continued investment in uTest as part of a $43 million Series E round of funding led by Goldman Sachs. This latest round brings the company’s total funding to more than $80 million since its founding in 2007. The funding follows a recent announcement that uTest is rebranding to ‘Applause’ to reflect […]
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MassVentures is a venture capital firm focused on fueling the Massachusetts innovation economy by funding early-stage, high-growth Massachusetts startups as they move from concept to commercialization.
MassVentures focuses on Series A investments and considers occasional and opportunistic seed rounds. We provide capital for first-time CEOs and/or founders and consider industry segments not adequately served by the venture community.
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