SMS Assist, one of Chicago’s biggest venture-backed companies, didn’t have to look far for a new CEO. Promoted to the top job was Marc Shiffman, the company's former president and chief financial officer and one its earliest employees. Read the full story.
SMS Assist hired longtime technology executive Kevin McDunn as chief product officer. McDunn will lead all aspects of the tech platform’s product innovation strategy for multisite property management.Read the full story.
SMS Assist, one of Chicago's fastest-growing technology companies, has been named for the third consecutive year to the Forbes Cloud 100, the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world. Check out the full list.
SMS Assist won the Illinois Technology Association's 2017 CityLIGHTS Lighthouse Award. The CityLIGHTS Awards is the premier annual event in the region that elevates and honors achievements from the local tech community. Read the full story
One of Chicago's most likely IPO candidates has a new CEO. Taylor Rhodes, who took cloud-computing company Rackspace public and then private, takes over for SMS Assist founder Michael Rothman, who becomes chairman. Read the full story
When you think of the rapid evolution of technology, the first thing that comes to mind is likely self-driving cars or artificial intelligence, not the real estate industry. But just because the real estate industry is not at the forefront of the technological revoluti...
When nearly 72,000 fans stream into NRG Stadium in Houston to watch the Atlanta Falcons face the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI on February 5, they’ll be more focused on the big game than the behind-the-scenes preparations. Read the full story here.