Entries by MVStaff

lifeIMAGE offers its customers free access to medical imaging tests

lifeIMAGE, a MassVentures’ portfolio company and the nation’s highly utilized network for sharing medical images, is offering its customers a free service for physicians and hospitals to provide patients with secure and online access to results of medical imaging tests. With lifeIMAGE, patients are able to securely store, view, and share images and associated reports […]

Forbes names uTest 8th most promising company in America

Nope, you read that headline correctly. Earlier this week, Forbes named uTest the 8th Most Promising Company in America. No sense burying the lede on a story this big. Over the years, uTest has been fortunate to pick up several impressive honors; some for innovation, some for products and even some for workplace culture. But […]

Read about how MassVentures helped successfully launch uTest

“MassVentures not only participated in all of our financing rounds but was instrumental in creating access to additional funding. Our B round was lead by VCs both locally and outside the state, but at the end of the day, it was MassVentures that created the introductions.” -Doron Reuveni, CEO, uTest Read more..

EVENT: The Federal SBIR Program: What is it, When do I pursue it and How?

The Federal SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) Program is a $2.4 billion federal R&D grant program established to help small businesses engage in R&D that have potential for commercialization. At this free seminar you we will provide an overview of the SBIR program, including information on the program’s purpose, eligibility and sources of funding. The […]

MassVentures-backed Harvest Automation swoops down on agricultural market

Harvest Automation, a Billerica-based robotics company backed by MassVentures, is working on new robots that could wipe out an entire category of agricultural labor. Harvest sells small, battery-powered robots that move potted trees and shrubs around in a plant nursery. The idea is to create enough space between each of the pots so that the plants […]

MassVentures-backed Incentive Targeting Acquired by Google

Successful exit to help spur new investments in the local tech ecosystem  November 30, 2012 – We are pleased to announce that MassVentures-backed Incentive Targeting has been acquired by Google. Google confirmed the deal Wednesday afternoon, but did not disclose any financial terms. The Cambridge-based startup builds software for retailers to offer customers targeted promotions. […]

Google buys MassVentures-backed Incentive Targeting

Google Inc. has acquired Cambridge online marketing firm Incentive Targeting Inc., a five-year-old start-up that builds software for retailers to offer customers targeted promotions. Google confirmed the deal Wednesday afternoon, but did not disclose any financial terms. Incentive Targeting had raised nearly $4 million in early-stage funding, largely from area angel investing groups such as Launchpad […]

MassVentures Renews Commitment to MassChallenge Entrepreneurs

October 25, 2012 – MassVentures has renewed its partnership with MassChallenge on the MassVentures’ Fast Track program to further fuel the success of MassChallenge 2012 companies and make it easier for those companies to grow and remain in the Commonwealth. During the MassChallenge Awards Ceremony, Jerry Bird, President of MassVentures, announced its commitment to the […]

OwnerIQ sees steep growth via ‘big data’ online ad targeting

OwnerIQ, a MassVentures-backed company, was featured today in the Boston Business Journal. A Boston-based firm which enables targeted online banner ads using data about what consumers already own, expects to reach $30 million in revenue this year and is “on a growth trajectory that puts us at a $100 million company in a couple years,” CEO and co-founder […]