‘The New Crossroads of IoT’ – where Indiana’s backbone meets the Internet of Things

Every conference I’ve attended lately kicks off with thought-provoking ideas or questions that frame the day’s presentations. At IndyIoT on Wednesday, Oct. 25, that meant hearing ClearObject CEO John McDonald list three opinions that really stuck with me: In five to seven years, we’ll have cars that drive us. IoT of tomorrow asks why things […]

Hoosier Sales Pros powered by AA-ISP helps Indy tech community grow more, better deals

Imagine this scenario. You’re sitting at your desk at the tech startup you joined last month. You are a sales professional and are leading a new crop of eager sales talent. Your team is meeting their goals, but you’re looking for the next big thing to do to increase the capabilities of your team. Where […]

Marketing from the ground up at fast-growing startup Sigstr

This is the first post in a three-part series on marketing at tech startups and scale-ups. (Tags: Tech Marketing Series) When should marketers be hired to join fast-growing startup companies? How do you build marketing teams when the company is less than 25 employees? What are the biggest priorities for marketers who are pulled in multiple […]

120WaterAudit wins Indy’s first Rise of the Rest

Hundreds of people representing all facets of our Indiana tech community gathered at The Union 525 on Thursday, October 12 to see the Rise of the Rest tour with AOL founder Steve Case. Of the 10 startup pitches, only one could be the winner – and that was 120WaterAudit. Megan Glover, co-founder and CEO of […]

Jobs in Tech Report: Q3 2017 jobs announcements in Indiana tech companies

Last month, Glassdoor ranked Indianapolis one of the 25 best cities for jobs in 2017, and CIO magazine says Indy is one of 13 best-value cities for hiring tech talent. Those are great rankings to see if you are an entrepreneur planning your next venture or for CEOs looking to expand their footprint. Below is a list […]

Kronos and analytic.li simplify human capital management analytics

Return on investment (ROI) used to apply solely to profit and loss of an activity or project. But in today’s digital age, ROI is often discussed amongst areas that used to be hard to measure. For example, can you effectively measure how your talented staff directly impacts business performance? Maybe you’ve been in one of these […]

IND Airport is more West Coast connected than ever before

On Tuesday, September 26, Alaska Airlines lifted off out of the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) on its inaugural flight to San Francisco – making it the third daily, year-round nonstop flight from Indy to the Bay Area city and Silicon Valley. With recent air service announcements, this makes up the most West Coast connectivity in […]

Building a coworking studio: The launch of Launch Indy

Thanks to the vision of John Wechsler and the City of Fishers community building space, Launch Fishers is a household name in the Indiana tech community. High school students visit for Fail Fest, the community hosts and attends events, and companies are dreamed up and built out all under the same roof. Fishers was first. Now, […]