Firm Client Applied BioMath Recognized in Greater Boston’s 2016 Small Business of the Year Awards

MBBP is thrilled to announce that client Applied BioMath, LLC is one of ten winners of the 2016 Small Business of the Year Awards (SBOY), announced by The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce.  The SBOY recognizes smaller for-profit companies within the Greater Boston area who possess product innovation, workplace excellence, community and social responsibility, strong …

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Firm Client PMS Bites to be Featured on Shark Tank!

MBBP client PMS Bites will appear on ABC's Shark Tank on May 20, 2016.  PMS Bites are indulgent, yet nutritious, snack balls made to satisfy chocolate cravings during the week women need it most! All bites are gluten free, vegan, and made with all natural ingredients. Tune in on Friday May 20th at 9pm to …

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Fenway Summer Ventures Leads Financing in StreetShares

Congratulations to our client Fenway Summer Ventures for leading a Series A financing in StreetShares. Endeavor Equity Holding and Pivot Investments also participated in the initial $4.5 million Series A closing. Led by co-founders Mark Rockefeller and Mickey Konson, StreetShares brings together business owners in search of funding and investors looking for both financial and social returns. The online …

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MBBP Attorney to Host Office Hours at TechSandBox on October 20, 2015

On Tuesday, October 20th MBBP Attorney Howard Zharoff will host Office Hours at TechSandBox, providing legal guidance on topics that include licensing, partnering, and copyright, as well as on general business matters. These pro bono sessions give you access to experts in topics such as intellectual property, business formation, benefits, taxes, marketing, sales funding, IT and …

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MBBP Co-Hosts ‘Best Practices for Powerful Relationships between Innovative Small Companies & Successful Large Companies’

MBBP's Robert Finkel is pleased to co-host the Boston IE (Innovation and Enterprise) Club's panel session, 'Best Practices for Powerful Relationships Between Innovative Small Companies and Successful Large Companies' on Monday, June 9th at the Venture Café at CIC. Registration is complimentary, please RSVP here. The event will begin at 6:30pm with networking over refreshments followed by the panel session …

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Yottaa, Inc. Releases New Internet Service

On October 11th, MBBP client Yottaa, Inc. made available a new service called Yottaa Site Speed Optimizer. The service speeds up websites for the end-user by making it easy and cost-effective through automation. The Site Speed Optimizer is targeted primarily at small to midsize businesses and costs around $29 per month but can push close to $1,000 …

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Mayor Menino Declares November 27th “Small Business Saturday”

On November 16th, Boston Mayor Thomas Menino signed a proclamation formalizing November 27th, which falls between what is traditionally two of the busiest shopping days of the year, “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday", as "Small Business Saturday", to help highlight the importance of supporting the city's small businesses. "Small Business Saturday" encouraged customers to patronize locally-owned businesses that contribute …

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Massachusetts Life Sciences Center Announces New Small Business Matching Grant Program

The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) has announced the launch of its new Small Business Matching Grant (SBMG) Program. The program is designed to support early-stage life sciences companies and grow employment opportunities, promote manufacturing and commercialization, and stimulate innovation across the Commonwealth. The primary objective of the SBMG is to provide grants to commercialization-ready life …

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Robert Shea to Speak at SBANE Seminar

In February, the Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) HR Committee is presenting "2010 Legal Update" seminar to bring employers up to speed on recent developments in employment law. This seminar will cover topics such as complying with wage-hour and independent contractor rules, utilizing non-compete, non-solicitation and confidentiality agreements, and modifications to the Americans with …

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SBANE’s Robert Baker Interviewed On Tools to Help Small Businesses

On January 10, The Boston Globe interviewed Robert Baker, President of MBBP client the Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE), in regards to small businesses. He discussed the mission of his company and how SBANE can help small companies not just survive but grow despite the troubled economy. Please see The Boston Globe online for the …

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