Friday Jul 25
The Washington Post
LivingSocial's losses narrow in the second quarter
District-based deal purveyor LivingSocial narrowed its losses in the second quarter of the year, regulatory filings show, after enduring financial struggles that included steep losses, business closures and layoffs.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
11 Job Openings in Fredericksburg: Geico, Wells Fargo, LivingSocial, Teavana and More
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Thu Jul 17, 2014
M&C management moves through July 17
In a July 17 letter to Microsoft employees, CEO Satya Nadella promised to implement the cuts "in the most thoughtful and transparent way possible."
Three questions for new LivingSocial CEO Gautam Thakar
More than half a year after LivingSocial announced the planned departure of CEO Tim O'Shaughnessy , we know the name of his replacement.
Daily: Investors Cash Out of Payments, Airbnb's New Logo
Investors Cash Out Of Payment Technology Startups Even as a clutch of new payment technology companies, it seems like investors are no longer paying out for payment companies.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Daily: Snapchat Adds Location Filters, Yelp Opens API
Snapchat Adds Location-Based Photo Filters Snapchat announced the development of Geofilters, which let you add a filter over your photo that shows your location.
Wall Street Journal
The Daily Startup: Siemer Ventures, Now Wavemaker, Seeks 'Reasonable' Valuations With New Fund
Los Angeles-based Siemer Ventures announced it has changed its name to Wavemaker Partners and raised nearly half of a $45 million fund, which will focus on early-stage startups in e-commerce and ad technology, Lizette Chapman reports for VentureWire.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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LivingSocial Names Gautam Thakar as CEO and President
Jul 15, 2014--LivingSocial today announced that Gautam Thakar will be joining the company as its new Chief Executive Officer and President.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
LivingSocial Taps eBay Ad Exec to Replace O'Shaughnessy as CEO
LivingSocial can begin its new beginning. The troubled daily deals site has hired Gautam Thaker, the former CEO of Shopping.com, to replace co-founder Tim O'Shaughnessy who announced he would step down earlier this year.
Who is Gautam Thakar, LivingSocial's incoming CEO?
Gautam Thakar is LivingSocial's next chief executive. Here, in no particular order, is what we know about the man replacing CEO Tim O'Shaughnessy: He's been with eBay for a decade, first in its India operations and later in the U.S. He joined the company following its $50 million acquisition of Mumbai-based Baazee.com, where he was chief ... (more)
LivingSocial gets a new CEO: eBay exec Gautam Thakar
The UpTake: LivingSocial turns to an executive with experience in both advertising and e-commerce as its new CEO, replacing co-founder Tim O'Shaughnessy at a time when the company is in search of a new strategy and profitability.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Online deals expand Baltimore museum reach, but at a cost
Like other nonprofit museums, the Baltimore Museum of Industry has a limited budget, so marketing and events director Claire Mullins often has to think creatively about how to broaden the museum's audience.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Daily: Yodle Files for IPO, RetailNext Raises $30M
Marketing Software Company Yodle Files for IPO Marketing software company Yodle filed with U.S. regulators on Tuesday to raise about $75 million in an initial public offering of common stock.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
To Drive New Takers For Deals, LivingSocial Adds Personalized Emails, ...
LivingSocial - the daily deals site that has raised nearly $1 billion but has been hit with claims of waning interest in its business model based around offering consumers discounts on local goods and services - is today announcing some services that it hopes it will help bring old users back into the fold, and to maybe bring in some new interest ... (more)
Daily: LivingSocial CFO Departs, New Features for Swarm
LivingSocial CFO to Depart; New CEO Due Soon LivingSocial CFO John Bax will be leaving later this month.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Washington Post
LivingSocial loses another top executive as CFO steps down
District-based online deals purveyor LivingSocial is set to lose another top executive as John Bax prepares to leave the company after nearly four years as chief financial officer.
LivingSocial CFO John Bax to step down
John Bax will step down this month as chief financial officer of LivingSocial Inc., leaving a role he's held since 2010.
Mobile Marketing Summit New York Sept. 10: NYT, Amazon's Zappos,...
Registration is open for the fifth annual Mobile Marketing Summit: Holiday Focus 2014 New York conference Wednesday, Sept.