Brian is the Cofounder & CEO of HubSpot. So far they have grown it to 300 employees since forming it out of Sloan 4 years ago and raising $65million in venture along the way.
Brian is also the bestselling author of two marketing books: Inbound Marketing and Marketing Lessons From The Grateful Dead.
He was VP of Sales at Groove Networks where he grew revenues from $0 to $20 million in four years prior to getting acquired by Microsoft.
Brian was also a VP of Sales at PTC, a company he joined when it had $11 million in revenue and left when it had $1 billion in revenue. He started the Asia operation and grew it from $0 to $80 million in revenue.
Brian holds a BSEE from UVM and an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.
In Brian's words: "I tried the big company thing – it sucked."
Additional Personal and Professional Interests:
Brian is a rabid Boston sports fan, PBS geek, web2.0 geek, and marketing transformation geek.
To schedule time with Brian Halligan or for more information about the Entrepreneurs in Residence program, please email Martin Trust Center student evangelist Christina Chase.