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If Coupa goes public, will it ruin the company? by Jon Hansen

November 11, 2015


YES! I just wanted to remove the mystery or any possible doubt surrounding what my answer would be to the question “if Coupa goes public, will it ruin the company?” By the way, what prompted the question (and this post), was a very recent  Bloomberg interview with Coupa CEO Rob Bernshteyn. By the way – and I […]

Freightos: A Dragon’s Den View by Jon Hansen

January 17, 2014


Editor’s Note: On January 14th, 2014 I had the opportunity to interview Year in the Life candidate Freightos, a New Wave company that combines a vision for the future of the freight industry with a passion for technology.  In the post-show commentary, our Dragon’s Den (or Shark Tank if you prefer) panel of experts provide […]

Coupa’s Latest “Cloud” Innovations Brings Back Memories of the Late 90s

September 16, 2010


I can remember the first time we attempted to use the geographic polling capability of what at the time was referred to as the Interactive Parts Ordering System or “IPOS” in a production environment. The concept was fairly simple although advanced for the time whereby a buyer would plug in the MRO part number that […]

With Baxter Kawasaki Let’s The Good Times Roll!

August 18, 2010


In another one of those moments when you realize that your are just a few short years away from wearing plaid shirts, pants that buckle over your belly button and running shoes (not because your athletic but because you need the arch support), the first thing that came to mind when I received word that […]