All roads lead to Indianapolis as tech community attracts more coastal firms

Tech companies across the globe are rethinking where, how and even if they plan to reopen or establish an office post-pandemic. Online real estate company Zillow Group referred to this decision-making process as the “Great Reshuffling,” but the geographic broadening of the tech sector to include more flexibility for work-from-home and remote work was already […]

Hybrid Work Is Hot. Don’t Get Burned.

Each year, the good folks at Merriam-Webster crown a “Word of the Year” as a way to document the concept, phrase, or conversation that dominated the cultural zeitgeist. Late last year, to absolutely no one’s surprise, “pandemic” won the title. For 2021, it doesn’t take psychic powers to see the clear front-runner. “Hybrid work.” According […]

Production partners are key to making virtual events a success

It’s been a little over a month since the 22nd annual TechPoint Mira Awards gala, and as I reflect on how we produced the last two virtually, I feel compelled (out of pride) to acknowledge the great work of our production partners who truly helped us transform these overwhelming challenges into memorable and successful celebrations […]

Have Tech Employees Stayed Grounded During the Pandemic?

“It’s like being an astronaut on the International Space Station.” This is how I heard someone describe life during the pandemic. I think they were thinking of work, in particular, because of it’s solitary quality right now. So many of our interactions coming through a screen—at once close and distant. Maybe also on their mind […]

ActiveCampaign Raises $240 million, hiring 40 people in Indianapolis

As founder and CEO of ActiveCampaign, my favorite part of growing the customer experience automation (CXA) category is watching the impact that it has on growing businesses and community. I’m thrilled to share that ActiveCampaign has crossed 145,000 customers in 170 countries, and has raised a $240M Series C funding round to continue accelerating the […]