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Away Chief Steph Korey Reverses Resignation

12:51 | Jan 14th

2 recommendations

After an explosive report from The Verge detailing a "toxic" workplace at Away, Co-founder and CEO Steph Korey resigned. But now, just a few weeks later, she's reversing course. Columnist John Stoll j...Show More


mm recommended:Jan 18th

The latest in the Away drama where Steph Korey is now back as co-CEO. Not to diminish Korey’s wrongdoings, but I can’t help but think that folks like Travis Kalanick got away with way more crap before he was finally removed.

aliceko recommended:Jan 15th

What?! I was shocked by this announcement. I'm really interested to see how this 'reversal' of 'company founder leaving amid social media backlash' is going to impact the tech industry going forward. Should founders be executives? Should 'co-ceo' be more of a thing? Can founders be the only ones to ...Show More

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