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SinclairFire Director James Popper Talks about Impact and Life After Winning the 2015 MCUK Diamond Award.

James Popper is the managing director of SinclairFire, a manufacturer of breakthrough fire detection technology, and 2015 MassChallenge UK Alumni.

A Day in the Life of a Disruptor

We learned a lot about how disruptive technologies are playing a growing role in our industry. In order to continue to innovate and develop leaders who not only have an eye for disruption but who can also implement those disruptors internally, will be increasingly more valuable to General Mills business.
What does disruptive technology mean to you?

The MassChallenge Summer Reading List

Our Finalists share some books that have helped them on their entrepreneurial journey. The result? Some great summer reads ideas for you!

Announcing 2015 Boston Scholarship Winners

In the first year of the program, 23 startups from nations around the world and across all industries were selected to receive $5,000 scholarships.


Startup Soundboard: The International Expansion Edition

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Brand is a Verb

From this point, on his knees, he reached into his pocket and pulled out the most beautiful engagement ring that could pay off the student loans of most college grads. After she clearly said, “YES!” Cade pulled away the towel that was sitting on the swing to reveal this inscription: 

Morning Jo: Meet Joanna!

I work as the Senior Director of Operations at MassChallenge, the world’s largest startup accelerator, and I am an entrepreneur, the founder and former CEO of Snip-its, a franchised chain of hair salons for kids. I am inspired every day by the women in MassChallenge and the awesome challenges they are conquering.

Startups Make High Impact Connections at Startup Showcase

Fish & Richardson sponsored a VIP reception while finalists got situated and set up attractive display tables, demonstrations and posters. VIPs were joined by general admission for drinks, snacks, networking, and over 100 engaging exhibits. From 3D printing demonstrations, website explorations, food samples and much more, finalists provided incredible value to guests by showing how their products really work.  The demonstrations and conversations led to the formation of countless meaningful connections.