Business > Tech

The tech CEO who gained fame after paying all employees at least $70K has just resigned to fight what he calls 'false accusations' of assault

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Gravity Payments
Dan Price, the tech CEO who rose to fame for paying employees a $70K minimum salary, resigned Wednesday.
He faces sexual assault and violence allegations from multiple women, detailed in a report in the New York Times.
Price says the allegations are false and he is resigning to "focus full time" on fighting them.
Dan Price, the Seattle-based tech CEO once lauded a hero for raising his employees' pay, announced he resigned from his post on Wednesday to "fight false allegations." Price faces a slew of sexual assault allegations from many women, including his ex-wife...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Tech      Tech Insider      Sexual Assault      Allegations      Dan Price      Minimum Wage      Tech CEO      Gravity Payments      Twitter      Fame      The Daily Show      The Kelly Clarkson Show      Payments      Domestic Violence  


Editorial: Despite debt, Biden continues to spend

Democrats want to talk abortion, abortion, abortion, hoping intently that voters don't notice the economy, the economy, the economy. But amid a steady torrent of bad economic... Read more ...

Captives of Cannabis: Human trafficking in the marijuana industry

In a three-part report for Nightly Films, Jacob Soboroff details his months-long investigation into labor trafficking in the marijuana black market. Law enforcement tells us... Read more ...

Dear Abby: Woman's living arrangement comes with surprise roommate

Dear Abby: I was in a relationship that abruptly ended because he cheated. We didn't have kids, so I moved in with my parents until I was able to get back on my feet and... Read more ...

The journey a number of econ terms recently went through to get into the...

Earlier this month, Merriam Webster added over 300 new words to the dictionary. A number of econ terms were on the list. Read more ...

Sam Presti And The Dangers Of Diminishing Returns

The threat of a roster crunch may have gone from being a potential problem down the road to something that is already taking effect. Read more ...

Christina Aguilera Expands Latin-Music Range & Honors Her Ecuador Roots On...

As the daughter of an Ecuadorian immigrant, Christina Aguilera has long honored her Latin roots since the start of her career with Spanish albums, covers of classic songs and... Read more ...

How The Dolphins Managed To Pair One Of The Best WR Duos Of All-Time

As we enter Week 4 of the NFL season, there have been plenty of storylines and takes on a team-to-team basis. League-wide however, there is one offensive trend that stands out... Read more ...

Is Season-Tickets For Judge/Pujols' Historic HR A Fair Trade?

The age-old ice breaker: “What would you do if you won the lottery?” has gotten a new twist throughout the remainder of the regular season.Now, the question asked around the... Read more ...

How Derek Harper Could Have Been A Rich Man In Today's Game

Star players of the mid-range era like Reggie Miller or Steve Kerr always come to mind, but even they still made a career for themselves worth recognizing without putting the... Read more ...

Safety Concerns Overshadow Europe's First New Gas Link in Decades

Natural gas is set to flow through a new undersea pipeline between Norway and Poland after suspected sabotage devastated the Nord Stream pipelines. Read more ...