MindTouch is proud to be featured in the Downtown San Diego Partnership's Downtown Tech & Real Estate Review for December, spotlighting the company's relocation to San Diego's Energy Star-labeled and LEED-certified "Vertical Campus" earlier this year. A leader in the SaaS industry with over 300 customers, MindTouch joined resident organizations like the The Vine community, which along with EvoNexus mentors seed-stage entrepreneurs and startups in a work-sharing space. Origin Code Academy … [Read more...] about MindTouch offices profiled by the Downtown San Diego Partnership
What’s behind a sea change? A wave. There’s no denying that chatbots are upon us, and quietly changing business as we know it. And they are changing business because the way we communicate has changed. We have gone from phone to email to text to chat to chatbot. Think about it. We send five times as many texts as we make phone calls. Text messages are a way of life. Using the latest data available: worldwide more than 7 trillion SMS text messages are sent every year, 561 billion per month, … [Read more...] about Why Conversational Commerce Is Transforming Business as We Know It
Representing another step in San Diego’s tech diversity, 101 W. Broadway’s vertical campus partners with its newest tenant, MindTouch, Inc., to strengthen The Finest City’s global visibility in technology. MindTouch’s move is a lot more than just a bigger, better office. Aaron Fulkerson, CEO and CO-founder of MindTouch states, “It represents the growing diversity that the Regional EDC’s Economic Feasibility Study proves out. San Diego is more than beaches and borders, it is a hub for growth, … [Read more...] about A Giant Leap for Customers–MindTouch Opens New Global HQ
Before the EDC revealed its Economic Feasibility study, Andrew Gazdecki, CEO of Bizness Apps, carefully looked at the numbers and decided to move his entire company from Silicon Valley to San Diego. He chose San Diego over many other locations including, Washington, Arizona, and Nevada. The fact that San Diego has an incredible amount of high value college students graduating and entering the workforce means younger employees can grow in tandem with a company. These are the same potential … [Read more...] about San Diego’s Lifestyle a Key Advantage for Talent Recruitment: Andrew Gazdecki of Bizness Apps
Unveiling the truths behind the San Diego Technology ecosystem, Mark Cafferty, CEO of the EDC, references the top statistics that have pushed the city into ranking 7th out of all the top metropolitan areas in the US. The Economic Feasibility study covered an incredible spectrum of data points, revealing the strength and support the growing industry has here in San Diego. Mark hits the nail on the head when he points out that even though this is the 7th largest city in the country, you still … [Read more...] about Driving San Diego’s Tech Ecosystem: An Interview with Mark Cafferty
San Diego a tech hub? No way. Defense? Yes. Tourism? Yep. Beer? Absolutely! But tech? No WAY! Well, that is not what the data shows. Even as you read, more and more tech companies are migrating south for the future. Kicking things off in Underground Elephant’s state of the art headquarters (not yet open to the general public), the SD Regional Economic Development Corporation held a PR event giving us a sneak peek at the results of their most recent research project. The findings come from a … [Read more...] about Top 4 Reasons San Diego Tech Ecosystem is for Real
PulseLocal: A look at what Success Specialists are doing to further the conversation (not just exchange business cards) that has the San Diego tides changing. MindTouch just hosted its first PulseLocal event and the turnout, content, and collaboration was incredible, not to mention the food and drinks didn’t suck. The Gainsight-founded PulseLocal function is a meetup geared specifically towards helping elevate the Customer Success community. It is 100% about the customer success … [Read more...] about PulseLocal San Diego is Off and Running
After over four years of hard work, MindTouch has finally completed it's 100th sprint! As an agile development house, MindTouch development teams work in two-week long sprints to fulfill new product goals and iterate based upon feedback. The expectation is that, with such tireless dedication by our team, MindTouch will be able to deliver a better, more seamless experience for all of our customers (including top tier businesses like MakerBot, Accenture, Paypal, Code42), and their end users. To … [Read more...] about [Engineering] MindTouch Completes Its 100th Sprint!
Drum roll please . . . DACCI ‘T" BAMDAS won Challenge 3, The Egg Drop. The challenge started in the MindTouch office and ended on the sixth level of the Columbia Center. The three tribes were given 2 eggs, 100 straws, 1 meter of tape and 20 minutes to construct an egg protector. Each tribe presented their drop protector, explained the physics/theory behind their protection system, and provided the exact amount of straws that were used. If all eggs survived, the tribe that used the least amount … [Read more...] about Who is in the lead for the MindTouch Survivor Challenge?
San Diego, CA, April 23, 2014 - MindTouch is proud to announce that on May 5th, two of our own - Product Manager, Corey Ganser, and CTO, Steve Bjorg - will be shipped off to Portland, Oregon for an two-day, intensive “Write The Docs” Conference. MindTouch will be sponsoring the event along with Twitter, Rackspace, Mozilla, Esri, Wordpress.com, New Relic, Atlasssian, and Urban Airship. This conference brings together a “tribe” of technical documentarians - developers and enterprise users - to … [Read more...] about Write The Docs Conference: Technical Documentarians Are Invading Portland on May 5th!