Category Archives: Massachusetts

GE launches Current, its new energy company, in Boston.

BOSTON — GE announced creation of a unique energy company and 200 jobs to be headquartered in Boston. Current, powered by GE, is a first-of-its kind energy company that integrates GE’s LED, Solar, Energy Storage and Electric Vehicle businesses with i ...

Sourcewater helps energy producers manage water needs.

BOSTON — Sourcewater is a Boston startup that wants to make it easier and more efficient for oil and gas operators to get water to the right well at the right time. Its online service matches companies that want to find water for hydraulic fracturing ...

Jebbit, Boston tech startup, hiring 20.

BOSTON — Jebbit is a Boston marketing technology startup that will create 20 jobs over the next six months. The two-year-old company will not only double its workforce, but add employees in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Fort Lauderdale. The softwar ...

eClinicalWorks to add 1,000 jobs in Westborough.

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — eClinicalWorks will expand its existing corporate headquarters in a move that will enable it to add another 1,000 employees in Westborough. Currently, its Massachusetts workforce numbers about 1,000. The health IT company, which ...

AbbVie opening research facility in Cambridge.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — AbbVie will open a new research facility in a 43,000-square-foot building in Cambridge. The company, based in Chicago, is one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical firms and also has a research facility in Worcester. AbbVie is the ...

iRobot’s latest Roomba navigates, maps while cleaning.

BEDFORD, Mass. — Robotics firm iRobot, based in Bedford, has introduced its smartest vacuum robot to date. The technologically advanced Roomba 980 is the result of more than $100 million in research and development costs. Roomba 980 can navigate thro ...

Kyruus increasing space, staff in Boston.

BOSTON — Kyruus plans to increase its operations and staff thanks to significant new funding. The five-year-old Boston company provides software that enables health care provider organizations to match patients to the right providers, improve the qual ...

Boston’s Onapsis expanding, hiring 30 by year’s end.

BOSTON — Onapsis, based in Boston, plans to expand its workforce to 110 by the end of 2015, a 37 percent increase. The cybersecurity firm specializes in enterprise application security, and currently employs 80 in its offices in Boston, Europe and A ...

Goji growing in Boston, hiring 100.

BOSTON — Goji, the online auto insurance agency formerly known as Consumer United, plans to hire more than 100 employees over the next 12 months, growing its workforce to 350.  The company has a corporate office in Boston and a call center recently ...

Keolis hiring 64 to improve MBTA service.

BOSTON — The French company that runs the MBTA commuter rail will hire hiring 64 new conductors and assistant conductors in an effort to improve service. Keolis Commuter Services said the new jobs will help ensure the safety and comfort of the 127,00 ...

Tesaro receives first FDA approval, adds jobs.

WALTHAM, Mass. — Tesaro has received FDA approval for its drug to treat nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy. The Waltham drugmaker will sell the drug under the brand name, Varubi. Varubi is Tesaro’s first product to be granted appr ...

Optamark printing success in North Attleboro.

NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. — Optamark is a printing company based in North Attleboro that has become one of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S. in only four years. Tarang Gosalia, a Babson College graduate, decided in 2011 to invest $4,000 in a tradit ...