New Boston Venture Firm Directory page has been added

We have added a new page to this blog Boston VC Directory + Investments Not fully comprehensive, but a good start. By clicking on the VC firms name you can see what companies they have invested in and what stage the companies have attained. Let us know if you have any firms you want included.Continue reading “New Boston Venture Firm Directory page has been added”

PicMe

Genotrope Record: PicMe Citation URL: Formation Date: 2007 Funding Status: Investors: Self Funded Founders or Execs past companies: Microsoft Industry: Consumer Web Offering Description: The photos that you love to share, view and enjoy are now hidden away in your computer like a digital shoe box.

Newsflashr

Genotrope Record: Newsflashr Formation Date: 2007 Funding Status: Seed Round Investors: ? Founders or Execs past companies: InstantBull.com Industry: Consumer Web, semantice web news Offering Description: greater ease of use and a story selection process that helps readers understand how the site picks its top news items.

Michael Arrington falls for Y Combinator

In the past weeks we have seen evidence that the founder of TechCrunch has become enamored with the Boston based funding phenomenon Y Combinator. The first clue was a post that heaped praise upon the YC hosted Digg/Reddit like site Hacker News, which commands a world wide audience of aspiring hacker entrepreneurs. Some have suggestedContinue reading “Michael Arrington falls for Y Combinator”

Jackpot Rewards

Genotrope Record: Jackpot Rewards Company URL: http://www.jackpotrewards.com/ Citation URL: Formation Date: 2007 Funding Status: Series A Investors: has raised $16.7 million in Series A financing from a group of individual investors including Lynch, Connors, Chuck Clough Founders or Execs past companies: WNI Inc., Virtual Iron, Cingular Industry: Consumer Web Offering Description: Jackpot Rewards will donateContinue reading “Jackpot Rewards”

Old Road Computing

Genotrope Record: Old Road Computing Citation URL: Formation Date: 2007 Funding Status: First Round Investors: IDG Ventures, Highland Capital Founders or Execs past companies: Virual Iron, Axiowave, Verisign Industry: Mobile Security Offering Description: Old Road Computing (our stealth name) is a hot new start-up in Westford, MA which will solve the growing problem of managingContinue reading “Old Road Computing”

Viximo

Genotrope Record: Viximo Citation URL: Formation Date: 2007 Q4 Funding Status: Investors: Sigma Partners, North Bridge Founders or Execs past companies: Constant Contact, Zoominfo, Pango Networks Industry: Consumer Web Offering Description: We’re amassing an army of the world’s most talented graphic designers and animators. If you’ve got the talent, the passion and the black-frame glasses,Continue reading “Viximo”