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We focus on and celebrate Boston Harbor Angels Founders!

 
 
 
 
 
 
A seasoned serial founder once said, “If it feels easy it means you are doing something wrong” , building a business and being accountable to investors is very hard and that is why the success and exit rates are so low.
Aligning yourself with the right #AngelInvestors is key and keeping them updated makes the journey much simpler.
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Boston Harbor Angels fund and support dozens of Founders!
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Akston Biosciences Doses First Participants in Phase II Clinical Trial for Shelf-Stable COVID-19 Booster

Akston Biosciences Corporation, a developer of new classes of biologic therapeutics, announced today it dosed the first set of volunteers in an open-label study of AKS-452, its protein subunit COVID-19 vaccine, as a booster. The Phase II booster study is designed to investigate the response of the immune system in up to 600 volunteers who have previously been vaccinated with EMA-registered vaccines from Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) and AstraZeneca. The study is being conducted at the University […]

Wasabi Technologies Opens Storage Region in Sydney

Wasabi Technologies, the hot cloud storage company, has opened its 12th global storage region, located in Sydney, Australia, to help organizations in the Asia Pacific region capitalize on the growing adoption of hybrid cloud and digital-first infrastructure, while also addressing data sovereignty. Sydney is the latest in Wasabi’s expansive international rollout. In 2021, the company opened APAC headquarters in Tokyo and a short time later launched a storage region in Osaka. This year, Wasabi began service in Toronto, Frankfurt, […]

OmniLife Receives $250,000 SBIR Grant in Support of Transplants for Kids project

OmniLife, a health technology communication and collaboration platform, and collaborators Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and the Starzl Network have been awarded a $250,000 SBIR grant from the National Institutes of Health. The grant from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) will support the “Transplants for Kids” project, which will use AI / machine learning algorithms to align optimal donor grafts with children awaiting liver transplants. Previous work completed by members of the Starzl Network […]

#ThinkBeforeYouClick: Wasabi’s IT Hero Nate Returns to Warn About the Dangers of Ransomware

 
Ransomware can be lurking anywhere. Education is the best defense against attacks. But when that fails, there’s always Wasabi. Don’t let the cybercriminals win. With cybercriminals extorting millions of dollars from organizations every year, ransomware is not going away any time soon. Protect yourself with proven security best practices, including regular ransomware awareness training and a robust backup and recovery strategy with immutable cloud storage. Click happens. But you don’t have to lose your data over it. Watch on […]

Pixability Adds Two Key Industry Executives to its Advisory Board

Pixability (www.pixability.com), the only provider of software and insights for video advertising on YouTube and other leading Connected TV platforms, today announced that it will be adding two key executives to its advisory board. The advisory board includes some of the most respected leaders in the industry, representing agency holding companies, independent agencies and brands, and key ad technology luminaries. The additions to the board come after two straight years of record revenue growth and profitability driven by innovations […]

Legally blind Leafs’ fan sees Friday’s game with eSight4 glasses

Eric MacDonald, 78, a father of four from Halifax was in town to watch his beloved Toronto Maple Leafs play the Boston Bruins with his grandson Mathew Smith. MacDonald has COPD and suffers from diminished vision. A charity “We Are Young” heard about his predicament and partnered with eSight to grant his wish to attend a Leafs game with an eSight 4 device – a high-def, high-speed camera, two OLED screens allowing him to actually see it. in Toronto […]

David Zamarin Named Young Entrepreneur of the Year

The Small Business Administration (SBA) has named David Zamarin the 2022 Young Entrepreneur of the Year for Massachusetts and New England. DetraPel is an advanced materials company that manufactures protective coatings without any cancer-causing fluorochemicals. DetraPel offers revolutionary cleaners and disinfectants along with stain removers. All products are researched, developed, designed, manufactured, and distributed to retailers, industrial partners, and direct to consumers from DetraPel’s facility in Framingham, MA. Appearing on season 9 of ABC’s Shark Tank in 2017, […]

Wasabi Technologies Partners with Signiant to Deliver Mission-Critical Infrastructure to Media and Entertainment Industry

Wasabi Technologies, the hot cloud storage company, has capped off tremendous momentum in the Media and Entertainment (M&E) industry with a new technology alliance partnership with Signiant, the market leader in intelligent file transfer software, to enable accelerated transfer of media assets and associated metadata from customer locations into and out of Wasabi hot cloud storage. By leveraging the power of Wasabi hot cloud storage and Signiant intelligent file transfer, joint users can rapidly ingest content files of any […]