A new year, a new milestone for Fiksu. Thanks to our rapid growth, we’ve been busting out of the seams of our Boston headquarters for some time now. So on January 5th, we expanded our offices by opening a new floor at 31 St. James Avenue, nearly doubling our space to 43K total sq. ft. “It’s great to move in to this space and really see this space as a symbol of growth and a celebration of that growth,” said Fiksu CEO Micah Adler. “It’s interesting to look back on all the previous moves and expansions we’ve had, and see…..
Growth has always been a part of the Fiksu story — but it’s not every day that we get directly rewarded for it. As reported in the Boston Globe today, Fiksu has been awarded a tax incentive as part of a new state program being run by the Massachusetts Economic Assistance Coordinating Council. In return for pledging to hire 120 employees in our Boston office next year, we’re able to take advantage of $120,000 in state tax credits. Just four firms were able to get into the first round of the expanded program, which emphasizes hiring instead of capital improvements: Wayfair,Demandware,…..
Fiksu is proud to be named a nominee for BostInno’s Coolest Companies Competition, an awardwe took home last year. With our own bar, weekly company lunches, a fully-stocked kitchen, unlimited vacation, awesome team outings and all-around great people, we definitely think we’re one of Boston’s coolest companies. We know we’re not alone though. Take a look at all the great nominees that join us on the list. Winners will be announced at BostInno’s Boston Fest on August 7th.
In the day-to-day excitement and chaos of running a fast-growing technology business, it’s sometimes hard to get perspective on where we really fit in the larger community. Because of that, outside perspectives like today’s Boston Magazine article on the state of ad tech in Boston are incredibly valuable. Author Michael Fitzgerald (@riparian) investigated the exploding Boston-area ad tech landscape through five companies: DataXu, Nanigans, Swoop, Hubspot, and Fiksu. His article explores the relationship between investors, emerging businesses, and long-term regional development. We’re honored to be considered part of Boston’s Next Tech Gold Mine and hope that the ad tech industry does stay a…..