Business News Roundup, May 2

Business News Roundup, May 2Jawbone founder has a new ventureThe founder of Jawbone, the failed maker of Bluetooth earpieces and fitness wristbands, is reportedly talking with investors in the hope of funding his medical device startup. He is looking to raise $40 million to $50 million, said a person who asked not to be identified […]

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Second executive resigns from foundation amid scandal

Amid a storm of complaints of workplace harassment, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation announced Tuesday that its executive in charge of human resources will be leaving. Daiva Natochy, who served as vice president of the nonprofit’s Talent, Recruitment and Culture division, reportedly resigned voluntarily this week. In an anonymous letter sent to board members, 65 […]

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Silicon Valley Community Foundation Hires 2nd Law Firm to Investigate Harassment Claims

https://t.co/yB4CNc8Gcj — Emmett Carson (@emmettcarson) April 19, 2018The two third-party law firms hired to review the allegations will scrutinize Carson’s role in perpetuating the culture of bullying and harassment, foundation officials said. The 140-employee community foundation admits that it grapples with high turnover—73 percent of its staffers have left since the start of 2016. But […]

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Silicon Valley Community Foundation exec resigns after …

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s second-in-command has resigned amid allegations she sexually harassed and abused co-workers, the nonprofit organization announced last week. The creation of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation — the result of a merger of two local community foundations — exacerbated the problems, former employees said. Carson released a brief statement on April […]

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MV foundation exec resigns after reports of misconduct

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s second-in-command has resigned amid allegations she sexually harassed and abused co-workers, the nonprofit organization announced on Thursday afternoon. Mari Ellen Reynolds Loijens — the Mountain View nonprofit’s chief business, development and brand officer — resigned Thursday, April 19, after a investigative article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy was published April […]

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Foundation exec resigns after reports of misconduct

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s second-in-command has resigned amid allegations she sexually harassed and abused co-workers, the nonprofit organization announced on Thursday afternoon. Mari Ellen Reynolds Loijens — the Mountain View nonprofit’s chief business, development and brand officer — resigned Thursday, April 19, after a investigative article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy was published April […]

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