Digital pharmacy startup Alto has hired Kevin Burns, the former CEO of e-cigarette company Juul, as president and COO, Axios reports . Burns stepped down from Juul in September amid concerns over the way the company marketed its products to young people. San Francisco-based Alto, founded in 2015, raised $250 million from the SoftBank Vision Fund in January....
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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