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Goodwin Procter LLP is a leading international law firm, with offices in Boston, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Washington, D.C. The firm’s Technology Companies Practice is a highly focused team of 180 lawyers who provide representation to over 800 emerging companies and entrepreneurs, 200 venture capital and private equity firms, and many of the leading investment banks in the country. During 2012, lawyers in the Practice helped clients achieve significant success, assisting in closing 629 venture capital financing transactions, 127 M&A transactions and eight initial public offerings. Goodwin Procter provides Founders Workbench®, a free online resource that helps entrepreneurs navigate the legal and organizational challenges faced by start-ups and emerging companies. To follow Founders Workbench® on Twitter, go to

Constant Contact®, Inc. wrote the book on Engagement Marketing™ — the new marketing success formula that helps small organizations create and grow customer relationships in today's socially connected world. Through its unique combination of online marketing tools and free personalized coaching, Constant Contact helps small businesses, associations, and nonprofits connect and engage with their next great customer, client, or member. Launched in 1998, Constant Contact has long championed the needs of small organizations, providing them with an easy and affordable way to create and build successful, lasting customer relationships.

Microsoft NERD Center

The Microsoft New England Research & Development Center (NERD) is a key part of a long term strategic investment by Microsoft to build a world class center for research and innovation right in the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts. NERD is home to some of Microsoft’s most strategic teams including Microsoft Research New England, Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V), SharePoint Workspace, SQL Advanced Information Processing, Microsoft Advertising, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office 365 and more. NERD has become a hub of activity for the local tech community and has hosted more than 1,000 events and welcomed more than 80,000 visitors since opening. Microsoft is an active member of the community and since 2003 has donated over $78 million in cash and free software to Massachusetts not-for-profits.


Progress Software (NASDAQ: PRGS) is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or in the cloud, on any platform or device, to any data source, with enhanced performance, minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership.


Users worldwide rely on LogMeIn solutions for remote control, file sharing, systems management, data backup, business collaboration and on-demand customer support of PCs, servers, Macintosh computers, smartphones and other connected devices. Our award-winning solutions are easy to try, buy and deploy from any web browser with an Internet connection. Over 125 million devices worldwide have connected to a LogMeIn service.


Carbonite (NASDAQ: CARB) keeps small businesses and home offices running smoothly. Carbonite offers a comprehensive suite of affordable services for data protection, recovery and anywhere, anytime access. More than 1.5 million customers, including 50,000 small businesses, trust Carbonite’s secure, easy-to-use cloud backup solutions and award-winning U.S.-based customer support.


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