Monthly Archives: January 2013

Casey, Godreau join startup accelerator 9Mile Labs – The Seattle Times (blog)

Casey, Godreau join startup accelerator 9Mile Labs
The Seattle Times (blog)
Microsoft Vice President Tom Casey, head of the company's online commerce platform, is leaving to help run a new business-focused startup accelerator. Longtime Seattle venture capitalist Enrique Godreau III is also joining 9Mile Labs, which will begin
B2B startup accelerator 9Mile Labs taps Microsoft VP, veteran VC to lead the GeekWire
9Mile Labs Steps up Momentum by Expanding Partner TeamEquities.com

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Obama Backs Immigration Bill That Silicon Valley Loves – Business Insider


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Obama Backs Immigration Bill That Silicon Valley Loves
Business Insider
"We're giving them all the skills they need to figure that out, but then we're going to turn around and tell them to start that business and create those jobs in India or China or Mexico or someplace else. That's not how you grow new industries in America.
Canada Creates Startup Visa For Immigrant EntrepreneursSmall Business News from Gaebler.com
Canada to launch new entrepreneur start up visa schemeEmigrate.co.uk
US visa reform holds vital lessons for Irish economyIrish Times
Vancouver Desi (blog)
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FTC Goes After MLM Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing; Is Herbalife Next? – Benzinga


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FTC Goes After MLM Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing; Is Herbalife Next?
Benzinga
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it had seized the assets of Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing on Monday. The FTC called the company a “classic pyramid scheme.” FHTM describes itself as “direct selling company.” On its website, it states that
Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing accused of operating 'massive pyramid scheme'Fort Worth Star Telegram
Federal, state regulators shut down Fortune Hi-TechUSA TODAY
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Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette –WHAS 11.com (subscription)
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