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Beneath The Ink

Creating the best digital content possible: where the world of text artfully meets the world of media.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location Boulder, CO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded December 2011
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

Beneath the Ink provides a cloud based authoring portal for creating dynamic interactive digital documents quickly, easily and cost effectively. We specialize in giving our clients the tools and data to increase their Document Engagement Index (DEI) for any material including product specs, sales enablement collateral, tech training and even newsletters.


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    Sherisse Hawkins
    CEO & Cofounder

    Ms. Hawkins has over 20 years of experience in engineering, design, development, and deployment of large scale customer facing technology projects. Her career has spanned the gamut (and globe) from System Engineer at Walt Disney Imagineering to VP of Software Development at Time Warner Cable where she lead a team through the design and deployment of new product to over 13M subscribers.

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    Alex Milewski
    Technical Cofounder

    Alex is a recent graduate from University of Colorado with a bachelor’s degree in Engineering and minor in Technology Arts and Media. Alex developed the first prototype for Beneath the Ink functionality and continues to be a driving force in executing on the Beneath The Ink vision for the future of digital publication enhancements. He has been an avid web and and application developer for over 10 years.

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    Jon Drori
    Outside board member

    Jonathan Drori works with public, private and start-up companies to help them innovate and develop business strategy. Jon has deep knowledge of digital media, education and publishing. He is a frequent public-speaker on science, technology and media, including 4 talks for TED.
    Jon spent 18 years with the BBC as Head of Commissioning and Editorial Director for BBC Online and Head of Digital Media and Learning Channels for BBC Education.


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    Bill Roberts (Roberts & Olivia)
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    Financial/Accounting/Fractional CFO

Previous Investors

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    Investors through Innovyz startup accelerators
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    Local individuals