Scott Dorsey’s Attributes of Great SaaS Leaders

Feld Thoughts

Indianapolis’ startup community, like Atlanta’s, is thriving. Management atlanta high alpha indianapolis leadership saas scott dorsey TechstarsA few weeks ago I was in Atlanta for Techstars Atlanta Demo Day and the Venture Atlanta Conference. I had a great time and it’s fun to see the vibrancy of the Atlanta startup community.

CoatChex – Changing The Bailment Industry With QR Codes

YoungUpstarts

That’s essentially how Indianapolis-based startup, CoatChex , started. Ideaspotting bailment industry Bailment Labs Inc coat check-in CoatChex Indianapolis QR codes startup

Where Does Foundry Group Invest?

Feld Thoughts

Of the 23 funds listed here, 13 are in the Bay Area, 3 in NYC, 3 in Boston, 2 in LA, and one each in Detroit, Seattle, Toronto, Waterloo, Indianapolis, and Fargo, North Dakota. Semil Shah recently wrote a post titled Investing Outside The Bay Area.

SmarterHQ Opens Austin Office

SiliconHills

The company, based in Indianapolis, recently received $8 million in financing led by the Simon Venture Group. SmarterHQ, an online marketing platform, announced this week the opening of its new office in Austin. The five year old startup has raised $20 million to date. This is the company’s first office outside of its Indiana headquarters. […] The post SmarterHQ Opens Austin Office appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin SmarterHQ

[Interview] Bluebridge Digital CEO Discusses The State Of The Cloud

YoungUpstarts

by Eva McKnight, Formstack Santiago Jaramillo is the CEO of Bluebridge Digital , an Indianapolis startup that specializes in app development and maintenance for clients who may currently be underrepresented in the mobile market.

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How To Boost Productivity with Online Forms

YoungUpstarts

Ashley Walsh has worked in multiple areas of the B2B marketing sector and is currently the Director of Marketing for Formstack , an online form building solution based in Indianapolis. by Ashley Walsh, VP of Marketing for Formstack. Guess what?

ReturnShip Program, Part III

OnlyOnce

We are going to place Returnees in five locations – Broomfield, Colorado, New York City, Austin, Indianapolis, and London – and we recruited five like-minded partner companies to join the program as well.

Finding The Right HR Tech Solution For Businesses

YoungUpstarts

Ashley Walsh has worked in multiple areas of the B2B marketing sector and is currently the Director of Marketing for Formstack , an online form building solution based in Indianapolis. by Ashley Walsh, Director of Marketing for Formstack.

[ADV] Payday Loan Benefits To Know About

YoungUpstarts

According to experts at Indianapolis Check Into Cash , more and more people are now waking up to the benefits of payday loans, but still some are not aware of the concept. Payday loans are short term loans that help you cover your short term financial needs.

6 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Stay-At-Home Dads

YoungUpstarts

Gerry Hays is the founder and CEO of DinnerCall , a public benefit corporation founded in 2015 out of Indianapolis. by Gerry Hays, DinnerCall Founder and CEO. The number of stay-at-home dads in the U.S.

5 Hacks For Streamlined IT Efforts

YoungUpstarts

Ashley Walsh has worked in multiple areas of the B2B marketing sector and is currently the Director of Marketing for Formstack , an online form building solution based in Indianapolis. by Ashley Walsh, VP of Marketing for Formstack.

3 IT Bottlenecks You Can Start Tackling Today

YoungUpstarts

Chris Byers is the CEO of Formstack , an Indianapolis-based company offering an online form and data-collection platform. by Chris Byers, CEO of Formstack. Success in the IT department depends on a number of factors — with process efficiency near the top of the list.

Be A Master Of One: Laser Focus In Business

YoungUpstarts

Gerry Hays is the founder and CEO of DinnerCall , a public benefit corporation founded in 2015 out of Indianapolis. by Gerry Hays, DinnerCall Founder and CEO. There’s an old nickname dating back to the days of William Shakespeare – “Jack of all trades.”

Workflow Automation: 6 Game-Changing Benefits

YoungUpstarts

Chris Byers is the CEO of Formstack , an Indianapolis-based company offering an online form and data-collection platform. by Chris Byers, CEO of Formstack. According to ServiceNow’s 2017 State of Work study , nine out of ten skilled employees spend too much time on administrative duties.

Developing A PR Strategy For Your Small Business’s Product Launch

YoungUpstarts

They set up the billboard during the final four NCAA college basketball game in Indianapolis. by Cameron Johnson. In the past, the way a product launch worked was by hiring a PR agency, meeting with reporters during a press tour, and watching the articles pile up on launch day.

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Investing Outside The Bay Area

Haystack

Of the 23 funds listed here, 13 are in the Bay Area, 3 in NYC, 3 in Boston, 2 in LA, and one each in Detroit, Seattle, Toronto, Waterloo, Indianapolis, and Fargo, North Dakota. This is a post I’ve wanted to write for a long time, but I needed the time to digest all the other great posts on the topics by other investors, and to analyze specific portfolio data from Haystack over the last five years. Well, that time has finally come.

4 Ways To Solve The Employee Engagement Problem With Mobile

YoungUpstarts

Santiago Jaramillo is the CEO of Bluebridge Digital , an Indianapolis startup that specializes in app development and maintenance for clients who may currently be underrepresented in the mobile market. By Santiago Jaramillo, CEO and founder of Bluebridge Digital.

3 Tips To Overcome Go-To-Market Obstacles

YoungUpstarts

An avid craft beer enthusiast, Hershberger also co-founded Indianapolis-based Flat12 Bierwerks in 2009. by Steve Hershberger, co-founder and CEO of SteadyServ Technologies.

Grocery’s True Competition

YoungUpstarts

Gerry Hays is the founder and CEO of DinnerCall , a public benefit corporation founded in 2015 out of Indianapolis. by Gerry Hays, DinnerCall Founder and CEO. Customers today want speed and innovation.

5 Companies That Could Become The Next Apple

YoungUpstarts

Same-day delivery has been so successful that Amazon decided to expand this program in other major cities, such as San Diego, San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle-Tacoma, Phoenix, Dallas-Fort Worth, Chicago, Indianapolis, Washington DC, Baltimore, Boston, Philadelphia, New York, Tampa Bay, and Atlanta.

10 Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs (2018)

crowdSPRING Blog

Indianapolis, IN. Silicon Valley has dominated the U.S. startup ecosystem for many decades. Despite repeated efforts, only a few cities outside the Valley (New York and Boston) have historically had the critical mix of VC funding, network, and talent to fuel vibrant startup centers.

States of Innovation, Going Gonzeaux Tour – 2012

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Indiana – May 7, 8 (Indianapolis). I’ve decided to take the battle of Doing Innovation to the streets. Literally. Okay, it’s not a battle, it’s a conversation, but it’s definitely a road trip, and definitely about the Doing.

10 Companies Want To Show You The Money

YoungUpstarts

Currently available in Dallas, Indianapolis, St. by Pabla Ayala, cofounder of pFunk Media Is your holiday gift-giving list becoming longer and pricier than your current wallet can handle?

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Why Has LA Suddenly Gotten So Much Attention from VCs and Entrepreneurs?

Both Sides of the Table

Is it any surprise to see Zulily in Seattle, Wayfair in Boston, ExactTarget in Indianapolis, TrueCar in Los Angeles, GroupOn in Chicago or BuzzFeed in NYC? An abbreviated version of this post appeared yesterday on TechCrunch.

How to Kick Start Your Community’s Startup Scene

Both Sides of the Table

20 years ago could you have imagined ExactTarget becoming a multi-billion company in Indianapolis? I just returned from 3 days in Cincinnati including attending the annual meeting of one of Upfront’s LPs – Cintrifuse.

Startup Weekend Dallas is a Global Startup Battle

The Startup Lawyer

The winning team from Dallas will go head-to-head against the winning teams from Beirut, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Indianapolis, New York, Portland, Seattle, Sofia, and Tulsa. Startup Weekend Dallas is now a true global startup battle. From [link] : “On the weekends of November 12-14 and 19-21, hundreds of teams around the world will compete with one goal in mind: to dominate the competition, building a company from scratch in just a weekend.

7 Questions to Evaluate Your Brand’s Health

Duct Tape Marketing

Mollie Kuramoto is the Content Marketing Specialist for Element Three , an Indianapolis-based full-service marketing agency that works across channels to build discernible brands. 7 Questions to Evaluate Your Brand’s Health written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

50 Famous Leaders And Career Advice That Shaped Them

YoungUpstarts

Tony Dungy: “Don’t change.” : The successful Indianapolis Colts coach was another leader who was told to be himself. We often turn to famous leaders for nuggets of brilliance on how to motivate people or how to achieve success like theirs.

Writing novice? 6 best pieces of advice from successful authors

The Next Web

In Kurt Vonnegut’s list of rules for writing with style , he explains how much better his writing is when it sounds the way he talks: I myself find that I trust my own writing most, and others seem to trust it most, too, when I sound most like a person from Indianapolis, which is what I am.

Are You Ever “Finished” with Inbound Marketing?

Duct Tape Marketing

Michael Reynolds is President/CEO of SpinWeb – a digital agency located in Indianapolis, IN. Enjoy this guest post from Michael Reynolds is President/CEO of SpinWeb. photo credit: Folk Media via photopin cc. Inbound marketing is both an art and a science.

The Top Nine Challenges Of Growing an Entrepreneurial Business And How To Tackle Them

YoungUpstarts

Some of them, such as Eyebobs in Minneapolis, Trilogy Health Services in Kentucky, Defender Direct in Indianapolis, SecureWorks in Atlanta, and Mellace Family Brands in California, were well-known companies. by Edward D.

Eight Ways To Fight Entrepreneurial Fires And Constantly Improve In The Process

YoungUpstarts

I learned this lesson from Dave Lindsey, a successful entrepreneur and founder of Defender Direct in Indianapolis. by Edward D.

My Issues With WordPress…and How I Fixed Them!

Duct Tape Marketing

Neil is originally from Australia and currently resides in Indianapolis, Indiana. My Issues With WordPress…and How I Fixed Them! written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Over the last year, I have had just about every issue with my WordPress sites that you can imagine.

Knowledge

Occam's Razor

Redemption for the Indianapolis Colts at Super Bowl XLI. Here you'll find all my blog posts categorized into a structure that will hopefully make it easy for you to discover new content, find answers to your questions, or simply wallow in some excellent analytics narratives. To assist with that process everything's organized into these sections: ~ Digital Marketing: "What is amazing out there? How can my company become great?"

Built in Boston: Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Choosing MA to Build Their Startups

Fred Destin

A place that so painfully undersells itself you’d think Indianapolis had more going on. I moved my family. I sold my Swiss farmhouse, bought a Victorian money pit instead. I forced my wife to change job. And all for what ? Boston. A place that has such surly drivers that even a broken down MTBA transit feels homely. Why, oh why ? It turns out, like most expats here, we hate to admit it, but we love the place.

Dear Avinash: Search / SEO Metrics & Analytics Questions + Answers

Occam's Razor

To use the examples of my beloved Indianapolis Colts (go Colts!!!). How do you measure success of a online webinar?

Guide to Finding a Technical Co-Founder | Vinicius Vacanti

viniciusvacanti.com

BECOME A KEY MEMBER OF THE TECH COMMUNITY - About this time, I decided to help organize Hackers and Founders Indianapolis.