Bay Area VC founder thinks Portland could benefit from trends in tech employment

Neil Sequeira, who co-founded Defy Partners three years ago with Trae Vassallo, said tech firms looking farther afield for talent will likely turn to Portland......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

Bay Area man pays record price for Glide’s Warren Buffett lunch to chat about blockchain tech

San Francisco-based Glide Foundation said Monday that the winner of this year’s Warren Buffett charity lunch is Justin Sun, founder of cryptocurrency platform Tron and CEO of file-sharing service BitTorrent. Sun paid a record price of $4,567,888.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2019

Bay Area techies plan to ditch San Francisco for these 5 cities: Survey

Even the tech crowd thinks San Francisco is too expensive for homeownership. That's according to the findings from a recent survey by robo-advisor Wealthfront. Here's where they would rather be......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcMay 22nd, 2019

Demand for technology jobs grows in South Florida

The Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach metro area outpaced the national average for year-over-year growth in technology jobs. In 2018, South Florida saw a 3 percent rise in net tech employment — an increase of 4,262 jobs year-over-year — ac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2019

DexCom positioned to benefit from trends in CGM, pump tech, says William Blair

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 26th, 2018

A busy 10 days of capital for Portland tech

Funding rounds tend to come in cycles and it seems Portland area companies are in a major funding cycle......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Billionaire and Duke alum David Rubenstein gives his take on Amazon"s HQ2

The Carlyle Group co-founder, billionaire and Duke University alum David Rubenstein thinks the Washington, D.C., area has a lot going for it in its attempt to lure's second headquarters – and the promise of millions of square feet of off.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2018

Why a Silicon Valley venture fund thinks Baltimore can be an East Coast tech hub

Investors, including UnderArmour founder Kevin Plank, want to build a bustling waterfront business center that will bring high-paying jobs and world renown to a now-blighted section of South Baltimore......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 18th, 2018

Portland-area law firms report rise in litigation activity in the last year (Infographic)

Nearly every law firm we survey has at least one attorney specializing in litigation. Employment and labor cases generate the most cases but litigation flash points are all over the map......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2018

Cincinnati expert: What’s trending in employment law

Trying to keep up with shifting trends in the employment area can be dizzying......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2019

Why a local tech firm is investing $1M in area startups

A Leawood tech company is betting on Kansas City regional startups and has committed to providing at least $1 million of in-kind services in exchange for an equity stake. Full Scale co-founder Matt DeCoursey shares the details......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2019

Tech company Yext to hire 500 workers in Arlington

Yext's founder, Howard Lerman, said his company chose Arlington to benefit from the area’s pool of skilled technology workers. There are no tax incentives involved, he said......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 24th, 2019

Here are the top salaries for Generation Z tech employees in the Bay Area

With graduation season coming to a close, another cohort of new college graduates is now entering the job market: Generation Z. More and more of Generation Z — generally considered to be born between the mid-1990s and late-2000s — is entering the w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 36 min. ago

Internet Trends Report: Why Immigration Is Critical To The US Tech Industry

Immigration is an important driver of the United States technology industry – without immi.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 17th, 2019

Huawei says U.S. ban will cost it $30 billion in sales

The founder of the Chinese tech giant compared his company to “badly damaged plane.”.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 17th, 2019

Portland economist Joe Cortright on inclusionary zoning: "It"s kind of a slow motion disaster"

Urban economist describes "historic reversal" in urban living preferences and outlines what he thinks are good and bad approaches for promoting housing affordability.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Silicon Valley congressman: ‘It is embarrassing how technologically illiterate most members of Congress are’

As federal regulators sharpen their focus on big tech, expect to see and hear more from Rep. Ro Khanna, a Silicon Valley congressman who is shaping legislation with a Republican counterpart that is tantamount to an internet Bill of Rights......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2019

Learning by doing: Students took an active role in the design of the Bay Area"s high school

Design Tech High School, a tuition-free public charter school, sits on the edge of Oracle Corporation’s tech campus, in Redwood Cit.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJun 11th, 2019

Tampa Bay investors look to make millions off Salesforce-Tableau $15.7B acquisition

More than a dozen Tampa Bay area financial investors look to benefit from the agreement......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

5 Key Takeaways From Stitch Fix CEO Katrina Lake

Is this personal styling service misunderstood by the market? The founder and CEO shared her insights at a recent tech conference......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2019

Nike is expanding its daycare benefit, and its employees are furious

Nine miles outside of Portland, Ore., Nike’.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 8th, 2019