Surging HubSpot Stock Makes Software Firm’s Cofounder A Billionaire

HubSpot’s cofounders, chief technological officer Dharmesh Shah (left) and executive chairman Brian Halligan (right). Boston Globe via Getty Images As more businesses across the U.S. moved online and expanded their use of cloud-based software during the Covid-19 pandemic, software firms such as HubSpot—which helps companies manage digital marketing, sales and…