The Boston Innovation Guide

A spotlight on retail, health and wellness, education, civic, and startup innovations born in Boston.

Boston has become a hotbed of innovation thanks to the collaborative culture fostered by the city’s universities, businesses, and government. In this guide, PSFK creates a cheatsheet of inventive business concepts and new creations in the retail, health and wellness, education, civic, and the startup sectors.

Published July 2016

Summary Presentation

The 25+ page report includes:

  • Freedoms necessary for Innovation
  • 40 best-in-class examples of innovative places, products, tools and services born in Boston
  • Maps to explore the locations mentioned in the report.
  • Lessons for retailers, health and wellness, educators, cities, and startups.
  • Plus a bonus 26+ page presentation
  • Member content


    Private Presentations

    The team at PSFK Labs can present tailored versions of the findings of the report to private corporate teams and at public events. To book an in-person presentation, contact reports@psfk.com.

    Team Workshops

    Turn the trends into action, with a PSFK Workshop. Customized specifically for your business' goals, needs and culture, this is a two-day intensive, hands-on dive into the ideas and trends in our reports, with a focus on implementing them for your own business or clients. Your team will leave not just inspired and informed, but ready to take action. To discuss a private workshop contact reports@psfk.com.