VC Report: Q2 2017 investments in Indiana technology companies

For scale-up technology companies in Indiana, the second quarter of 2017 increased in deal size but decreased in the number of deals. During the first quarter of 2017, Indiana companies totaled $27 million in investment through 11 deals. Of that amount, $25 million and 9 deals were specifically in tech companies. Read the full Q1 report on […]

PolicyStat acquired by go-to-market companion iContracts

PolicyStat President Steve Ehrlich has told me more than once that his company is boring. Of course, he was mostly joking each time he said it. Steve and the 65 PolicyStat employees are passionate about what they do and very proud of the award-winning, “Best Places to Work” company they have built. His point was […]

Why all job interviews should include doing *real* work

The most important part of my company, PolicyStat, is our people. The processes, the tools, the software, the legal entity… all of that pales in importance compared to our team. Our team is what makes our customers successful, and making our customers successful is why we exist as an organization. This means that hiring/recruiting is […]

22 Indiana tech companies make Inc. 5000 ‘Fastest Growing’ list

Inc. magazine ranks “America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies” every year and this year 22 Indiana tech firms made the Inc. 5000 list. DoubleMap, a three-time TechPoint Mira Award winner, broke into the Inc. 500 and will be featured in the September issue of the magazine. Now in its 35th year, the annual Inc. 500|5000 list looks […]