Author - Ziad

Brian able to see wife for first time ever

Brian Casey thought he would never see properly again after losing his sight nearly 27 years ago.
The former mechanic, who lives in Fleetwood, was left with virtually no vision after two fluke sports injuries occurred within exactly a year of each other.
But thanks to a remarkable piece of technology, Brian has been able to see clearly and even managed to look upon his wife Beverly’s face for the first time ever. Brian, 51, enjoyed what he calls a “life […]

Inside the small Norwood biotech that’s making investors swoon

The top-performing public biotech in Massachusetts over the past year is located in a nondescript brick building with no signage, located along a stretch of highway in Norwood that is better known for its car dealerships than drug developers.
Investors in Corbus Pharmaceuticals don’t much seem to mind. The 3-year-old company, situated some 25 miles south of Cambridge and the bustling biotech hub of Kendall Square, has seen its stock price increase more than 400 percent since March 2016, putting […]

Getting to Screening

The following post is from Antonette Ho, Group Operations Manager at Boston Harbor Angels.
At Boston Harbor Angels, we oftentimes get asked what is the best way to secure angel investment. For someone who has never raised money before, it can be a daunting task. Who do you approach? What do you ask for? How much time do you need to spend? In summary: where do you start?
As Ziad Moukheiber, CEO of Boston Harbor Angels, shared, the first thing you […]