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GENOVESE VANDERHOOF & ASSOCIATESA Cultural Management Consulting Firm EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY DAVID A. STRAZ, JR. CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSPRESIDENT/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICERTampa, Florida The President & Chief Executive Officer provides the overall institutional and creative vision, ensuring the Straz remains a forum for wide-ranging artistic expression that serves diverse audiences, and spearheads outreach and education initiatives. Reporting to the Board of Trustees, the Presiden...
Tags: Art, Florida, Jobs, Board of Trustees, Straz Center, Straz, David A Straz Jr Center, Performing Arts Inc, Performing Arts Centers, Margaret GenoveseSenior PartnerGenovese Vanderhoof, Patel Conservatory, Broadway Comprehensive

Namely, a former high flier, slashes staff as demand for its HR software dries up in the pandemic

Namely, an eight-and-a-half-year-old, New York-based company that sells payroll, talent management and other HR services to mid-size businesses across the U.S. via subscription software, has let go of upwards of 40% of its employees. The cuts are across the board, from high-ranking staffers, including a CFO who was brought on almost exactly two years ago, and a chief security officer who has spent just the last year with the company, to its entire customer success team. Namely CEO Larry Duniv...
Tags: Startups, TC, Layoffs, New York, HR, Venture Capital, Silicon Valley, Sequoia Capital, True Ventures, Namely, Matrix Partners, Steele, Bennie, Straz, Matrix Partners True Ventures, Matt Straz

Exclusive: HR startup Namely, once a high flier, gets a new CEO and $60 million in new funding to soar again

Namely, a 400-person, six-and-a-half-year-old company, has mostly had the kind of trajectory that other startups envy. Mostly. The startup’s mobile-first platform — which sells payroll, talent management, and other HR services to mid-size businesses across the U.S. via subscription software — has for years been seen as among New York’s most promising businesses. Investors like True Ventures and Lerer Hippeau (not to mention a very long list of angel investors) poured into the company’s early ...
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GROWING PAINS: Why $345 million HR startup Namely lost its CFO, CTO and many others

For weeks we've been hearing about a top-level executive exodus and a lot of employee turnover at highly-funded HR software startup Namely. The internal changes have raised eyebrows and stoked speculation of more trouble in a corner of the tech industry already famous for the high-profile implosion of Zenefits in 2016. Namely was one of the startups that saw a pickup in its business as a result of Zenefits' troubles, making recent reports of layoffs and turmoil at Namely all the more notable.  C...
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Review: New 'Phantom of the Opera' at the Straz still an alluring spectacle

Some things in life are just reliable. A Delmonico from Bern's Steakhouse. A quality cashmere sweater.
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