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Airbnb Rules Out 2018 Share Offering, Shakes Up Ranks

Homesharing giant Airbnb said Thursday it won’t launch a share offering in 2018 as it announced key changes in its leadership team. Airbnb, one of the most valuable venture-backed startups and a leader in the so-called “sharing economy,” announced that chief financial officer Laurence Tosi is leaving and appointed Belinda Johnson to the position of chief operating officer. The shakeup will delay ... Read More »

500 Startups Changes Leadership As Sexual Harassment Shakes Silicon Valley

Startup incubator 500 Startups is seeing a change in leadership after inappropriate sexual harassment episodes that led to the ousting of co-founder Dave McClure. Even in this day and age, even in the most evolved of societies, women still have to deal with discrimination, sexual harassment and other such inappropriate behavior every now and then. Sexual harassment issues blew up the technology startup ... Read More »

LG shakes up its cellular division after lackluster G5 income

The leadership deck is getting reshuffled at LG’s mobile department as fallout from disappointing income of the flagship G5 smartphone. In keeping with Korea Times, LG confirmed that it has created a brand new application managementworkplace to oversee the cellular department, which feels like a new nanny is on the town to whip the underperformers into form. Advertising and marketing ... Read More »