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Box Secures $100 Million Funding at $2 Billion Valuation

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Box Inc. has secured $100 million in funding at a valuation of about $2 billion, said chief executive Aaron Levie, as new international investors plan to help the online storage provider...

Via Wall Street Journal

The Continuous Productivity of Aaron Levie

Friday, November 29th, 2013

Aaron Levie bounds onstage with the swagger of a standup comic. But he’s not performing at the Comedy Store. He’s in the Grand Ballroom at San Francisco’s Hilton Union Square...

Via MIT Technology Review

Paranoia is the Key to Success: Inc. Magazine’s Entrepreneur of the Year

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Aaron Levie has successfully run a $1.2 billion company for eight years, and he’s only 28-years old. This year Levie, CEO of Box, a cloud computing company, has been named Entrepreneur...

Via Yahoo! Finance

Box buys tech to let admins better track, protect stored content

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Cloud storage vendor Box has acquired the technology behind a company called dLoop, which it will use to add more controls that give enterprises more features for protecting their content.

Via Computerworld

At Full Speed: How Box’s Aaron Levie Became Entrepreneur of the Year

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Aaron Levie was just 20 years old when he co-founded Box. Today he has raised more than $300 million in funding and serves 20 million global users.

Via Inc Magazine

Don’t Bet Against Aaron Levie

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

The improbable but beautifully executed pivot. The prescience about technological change. The insight about what users want and need. Aaron Levie, the 28-year-old CEO of the billion-dollar...

Via Inc Magazine

Most Productive People: Aaron Levie

Monday, November 18th, 2013

A lot of being productive personally is determined by how you organize your entire business. You can’t separate those two things. We brought in a COO specifically to solve this...

Via Fast Company

The Grill: Rosetta Stone CIO Pradeep Mannakkara makes a rapid move to the cloud

Monday, November 18th, 2013

When Pradeep Mannakkara took the CIO position at Rosetta Stone, he encountered an IT infrastructure that was nearly the same age as the 21-year-old language-learning company. So Mannakkara...

Via ComputerWorld

Start-Up Leaders Recall Choice to Cash In or Stay Independent

Sunday, November 17th, 2013

“As life experiences go, turning down a lot of money is hard to replace,” said Aaron Levie, the co-founder and chief executive of Box, an online business data storage service.

Via New York Times

IT Can No Longer Afford to Ignore Its Users

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

The history of enterprise technology has been fairly unforgiving to the people intended to use it. For the past half-century, most information technology models propagated two unassailable...

Via Harvard Business Review

Box Furthers its Push into Legal with New Integrations

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Last July, I reported here that Box, the file-sharing and collaboration platform, was making a ramped-up push into the legal industry. Today, Box followed up on that news in a big way,...

Via LawSites

Following healthcare, Box eyes wrapping up legal industry

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Box is checking another, well, box of its list of business verticals to target with a new ecosystem and set of services dedicated to the legal community. Reflecting a 150 percent spike...

Via ZDNet

British Business and Transport Embrace The Cloud With Help From Silicon Valley

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Britain’s small and medium businesses, Gatwick Airport and National Rail are to move their operations to the cloud in a bid to improve and streamline their services, thanks to...

Via International Business Times

Review: Box beats Dropbox — and all the rest — for business

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Box trumps Dropbox, Egnyte, Citrix ShareFile, EMC Syncplicity, and OwnCloud with rich mix of file sync, file sharing, user management, deep reporting, and enterprise integration.

Via InfoWorld

Box: From College Project to $1.2Bil Startup

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Aaron Levie, CEO and Co-Founder of Box, discusses the possibility of Box going public and valuations being bandied about. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.”

Via Bloomberg TV