POPSignal is a platform designed to enable communities to highlight and celebrate local area technology startups, entrepreneurs and professionals – both off and online.
Who is behind POPSignal?
Brian Balfour is a serial internet entrepreneur and active member of the Boston tech community. Brian is currently founder of his fourth startup, Viximo, a company focused on the emerging virtual goods industry. Viximo is funded by North Bridge Venture Partners and Sigma Partners. Brian was also a founding member of Betahouse, a co-working space for tech entrepreneurs located in Cambridge. Brian specializes in online communities and blogs at socialdegree.com
Jay runs Shareaholic that has produced the leading browser tool for sharing, with over 1 million downloads. Before Shareaholic, Jay oversaw the design, creation and improvement of all products at Lookery, an online user‐targeting network. Previously, Jay was the Product Manager and founding member of the small team that was responsible for creating Compete.com, now part of WPP [Nasdaq:WPP]. He loves creating, lives for technology and innovation, and likes making things happen. Follow Jay on Twitter @meattle or his blog.