This former CFO knew AI could do his job better — so he built a company to do just that

  Small businesses that don’t have a CFO but still handle significant amounts of money often struggle to manage and forecast their finances effectively. Large certified public accountant (CPA) firms are increasingly looking to expand their services to include financial forecasting and modeling in order to stay ahead of their competition. Clockwork’s accounting software uses…

These advertising underdogs use computer intelligence to keep margins low and returns high

  As their name suggests, Programmatic Mechanics have shunned the all-rounder label in favor of perfecting their niche. They run programmatic advertising campaigns for companies and agencies that don’t want to handle this specialized type of marketing in-house, but still want all the benefits. In programmatic advertising, computers analyze data to determine where an ad…

This CEO Grew His Company to Become a $1.6 Billion Market Leader. Now He’s Written a Book on the Anatomy of Innovation

When Chuck Swoboda was hired at electronics manufacturer Cree in 1993, household light bulbs came mostly in two flavors: incandescent and fluorescent. The company had just gone public and generated just over $6 million in annual revenue.   But the product that would grow the company into a $1.6 billion global market leader –– the…