TiE Boston held its Annual Gala Dinner in Boston on November 8th, where Chitika CEO Venkat Kolluri was honored with the “Crystal Award.”

TiE Boston held its Annual Gala Dinner in Boston on November 8th, where Chitika CEO Venkat Kolluri was honored with the “Crystal Award.”

The Crystal Award is given to a TiE Charter Member for building and growing a successful company from the ground up with no external funding (Chitika grew from a $5 investment to become a multi-million dollar company in just 5 years!). Venkat was also a TiE Star at TiECON East 2011.