News For Week of April 21: Rob Mancabelli’s Startup BrightBytes Honored for Best Web Education Platform in the 18th Annual Webby Awards


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Rob Mancabelli- BrightBytes'Rob Mancabelli‘s Startup BrightBytes was honored for Best Web Education Platform in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. BrightBytes provides the first SaaS-based data analytics platform that measures and links technology use in education to learning outcomes.


Chad ArimuraChad Arimura, Founder of announced they are partnering with OpenShift Marketplace to bring the power of Red Hat’s OpenShift Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) partner ecosystem directly to OpenShift Online customers. is a cloud application services provider.


Ioannis Verdelis, SyntelliaIoannis Verdelis, Founder of Fleksy Smart Keyboard announced an international pushFleksy is the first software keyboard to allow blind typing on a smartphone.



Marisa Bryce, Co-Founder and CEO of ConversePointMarisa Bryce, Founder of ConversePoint announced they are joining Mayor of Chicago, Rahm Emanuel, in creating jobs rapidly across the countryConversePoint is an intelligent, dynamic, contextual communication platform that facilitates more relevant conversations.


sagi solomonSagi Solomon‘s startup Vetter Software announced record first quarter resultsVetter Software is the leading provider of cloud practice management software for veterinarians.



Domingo GuerraDomingo Guerra‘s startup Appthority announced several key upgrades to the Appthority Service. Appthority helps the enterprise identify and manage the risks hidden in mobile apps.


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