A Needham company makes the Top 10 highest-paid tech CEOs list.
Boston Business Journal has tallied a Top 10 list of most highly paid tech CEOs in Massachusetts. Number 8 on the list, according to BBJ: James Heppelmann, CEO of Parametric Technology Corp., a Needham firm that provides technology solutions for product development. Heppelmann was paid $7.7 million in 2011. If you're curious, Number 1 on the the high-tech big-money list: Paul Ricci, CEO of Nuance Communications Inc., in Burlington. He made $40.9 million in 2011. Who else is on the list? For the BBJ's complete Top 10 list, see this slideshow.
Volunteers from Needham-based PTC picked up trash near Cutler Park on Friday, April 27.
On Friday, April 27 Needham-based Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC) hosted a park clean-up as part of the company’s Global Earth Week activities. Volunteers from the local business worked with a representative from the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation to pick up trash around Cutler Park close to Route 128/I-95/I-93 in Needham. The volunteers worked for two hours and cleared up two truckloads of garbage including an old mattress, a television set, a car seat, eight tires, a gas tank, about 100 feet of cable and tons of bottles and trash. Located at 140 Kendrick St., PTC is one of the world's largest and fastest-growing software companies, according to the company website.