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Brisbane Times
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workersStarting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overs
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workers
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Starting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overstock.com are too sick to come to work, they'll tell Mila they're not feeling well using an app on their phones or computers. "I'm sorry to hear that," Mila will respond.... Read more
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WA Today
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workersStarting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overs
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workers
WA Today / Posted 20 hours ago
Starting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overstock.com are too sick to come to work, they'll tell Mila they're not feeling well using an app on their phones or computers. "I'm sorry to hear that," Mila will respond.... Read more
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The Age
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workersStarting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overs
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workers
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
Starting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overstock.com are too sick to come to work, they'll tell Mila they're not feeling well using an app on their phones or computers. "I'm sorry to hear that," Mila will respond.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workersStarting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overs
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
Starting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overstock.com are too sick to come to work, they'll tell Mila they're not feeling well using an app on their phones or computers. "I'm sorry to hear that," Mila will respond.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workersStarting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overs
Chatbots are your newest, dumbest co-workers
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Starting this July, when customer service employees at US online retailer Overstock.com are too sick to come to work, they'll tell Mila they're not feeling well using an app on their phones or computers. "I'm sorry to hear that," Mila will respond.... Read more
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Business Wire
ChannelAdvisor Announces First Quarter 2016 Financial ResultsAmerican Apparel, America's Gardening Resource, Anastasia of Beverly Hills, Dyn
ChannelAdvisor Announces First Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
American Apparel, America's Gardening Resource, Anastasia of Beverly Hills, Dynacraft, General Mills, Henkel, Mohawk Home, Overstock.com and Sketchers Inc. Announced integration with Walmart’s global marketplace, as the first launch partner to... Read more
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Deseret News
Gov. Gary Herbert airing first TV commercials in primary raceend with the phrase, "The Steady Hand of Leadership." Neither commercial refer
Gov. Gary Herbert airing first TV commercials in primary race
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
end with the phrase, "The Steady Hand of Leadership." Neither commercial refers to his opponent, the chairman of Overstock.com, but one is clearly directed at Johnson's emphasis on tax increases since Herbert took office in 2009 by citing... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Republicans field commission candidate - May 3, 2016said Lt. Gov Cox. Jonathan Johnson is also running for Governor. He is a busin
Republicans field commission candidate - May 3, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 3 days ago
said Lt. Gov Cox. Jonathan Johnson is also running for Governor. He is a businessman and is the chairman of the board for Overstock.com. He said Utah needs a governor that can say no to Obamacare. He believes rural Utah should have access to its... Read more
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Deseret News
GOP primary in governor's race now focused on moneywill match the governor's financial advantage," Chambless said. About half of
GOP primary in governor's race now focused on money
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
will match the governor's financial advantage," Chambless said. About half of what Johnson raised this year came from Overstock.com founder Patrick Byrne, who recently stepped down as the online company's CEO for medical reasons. Byrne has... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register Can SD tax online sales? State presses to find outPIERRE (AP) � South Dakota wants to collect state sales tax on purchases from O
Brookings Register Can SD tax online sales? State presses to find out
Brookings Daily Register / Posted 6 days ago
PIERRE (AP) � South Dakota wants to collect state sales tax on purchases from Overstock.com and other Internet retailers. The state is pressing for the revenues with a lawsuit against several remote retailers that ultimately seeks to overturn a U.S.... Read more
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Deseret News
Gov. Herbert met with lobbyists to ask for fundraising help in primarymeeting followed Herbert's 45 percent to 55 percent loss at Saturday's Utah Rep
Gov. Herbert met with lobbyists to ask for fundraising help in primary
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
meeting followed Herbert's 45 percent to 55 percent loss at Saturday's Utah Republican Party State Convention to Overstock.com Chairman Jonathan Johnson. The race will be decided by voters in the June 28 GOP primary. Johnson's campaign... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Q&A: Coinbase CEO thinks Bitcoin offers much more promise than perilfor contractors in other countries, things like that. We've signed up a lot of
Q&A: Coinbase CEO thinks Bitcoin offers much more promise than peril
Silicon Valley / Posted 8 days ago
for contractors in other countries, things like that. We've signed up a lot of merchants who are accepting Bitcoin -- Overstock.com, Expedia, Dell Computers. It's still small as a percentage, but they've started. There's people doing donations... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Amazon isn't the only online retail stock to buyShopify(SHOP) , a leading cloud-based commerce platform designed for small and
Amazon isn't the only online retail stock to buy
TheStreet.com / Posted 10 days ago
Shopify(SHOP) , a leading cloud-based commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Online retailer Overstock.com(OSTK) is also up more than 24% this year, after posting strong fourth quarter results in February. Clearly,... Read more
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Deseret News
GOP's hard feelings over SB54 play part in forcing Herbert into primary with Johnsonand a national profile as head of the National Governor's Association. He left
GOP's hard feelings over SB54 play part in forcing Herbert into primary with Johnson
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
and a national profile as head of the National Governor's Association. He left fighting for his political life against Overstock.com Chairman Jonathan Johnson, who poses a more formidable challenge than Leavitt faced 16 years ago. Delegates'... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
With Herbert, Utah GOP cements reputation for opposing incumbentscontentious primary with former State Sen. Dan Liljenquist. Now, Gov. Gary Her
With Herbert, Utah GOP cements reputation for opposing incumbents
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 10 days ago
contentious primary with former State Sen. Dan Liljenquist. Now, Gov. Gary Herbert will face Jonathon Johnson, chairman of Overstock.com, in a June 28 primary. Like Hatch, the governor is a strong favorite going into the primary, with a 77 percent... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Tigers financial comparisons: Oakland Athletics, Minnesota TwinsColiseum Owner: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority Naming rights: None
Tigers financial comparisons: Oakland Athletics, Minnesota Twins
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 days ago
Coliseum Owner: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority Naming rights: None. Salt Lake City-based online retailer Overstock.com Inc. in 2011 agreed to pay $7.2 million over six years to change the name of the Oakland-Alameda County... Read more
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Gawker
Department Stores Must Die Fasterthanks to selfish bastards like you who go lie down on all the mattresses at Se
Department Stores Must Die Faster
Gawker / Posted 11 days ago
thanks to selfish bastards like you who go lie down on all the mattresses at Sears before ultimately ordering one from Overstock.com. Via the Wall Street Journal, a new report from the research firm Greenlight Advisors calculates that if... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Utah Gov. Herbert fails to secure nomination at conventionSaturday, but he'll have one more chance to win in a summer primary election.
Utah Gov. Herbert fails to secure nomination at convention
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Saturday, but he'll have one more chance to win in a summer primary election. Jonathan Johnson, chairman of the board at Overstock.com, won 55 percent of the vote in two different rounds of voting at the state party convention in Salt Lake City... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
The Latest: Herbert fails to beat challenger in conventiondelegates in Salt Lake City, collecting only 45 percent of the vote to Johnson'
The Latest: Herbert fails to beat challenger in convention
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
delegates in Salt Lake City, collecting only 45 percent of the vote to Johnson's 55 percent. Johnson, an executive at Overstock.com, hammered Herbert for what was seen as a betrayal of loyal party delegates and the GOP convention system.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Utah Gov. Herbert fails to secure nomination at conventionJonathan Johnson, chairman of the board at Overstock.com, won 55 percent of the
Utah Gov. Herbert fails to secure nomination at convention
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Jonathan Johnson, chairman of the board at Overstock.com, won 55 percent of the vote in two different rounds of voting at the state party convention in Salt Lake City after attacking Herbert for adopting Common Core and for his reluctance to sue the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Utah Gov. Herbert fails to secure nomination at conventionbattle to become his party's candidate this summer over businessman Jonathan Jo
Utah Gov. Herbert fails to secure nomination at convention
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
battle to become his party's candidate this summer over businessman Jonathan Johnson. Johnson, chairman of the board at Overstock.com, won 55 percent of the vote at the state party convention in Salt Lake City on Saturday. But, he must win... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
The Latest: Herbert fails to beat challenger in conventionbecome his party's candidate this summer over Republican businessman Jonathan J
The Latest: Herbert fails to beat challenger in convention
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
become his party's candidate this summer over Republican businessman Jonathan Johnson. Johnson, chairman of the board at Overstock.com, won 55 percent of the vote at the state party convention in Salt Lake City on Saturday. He needed 60 percent... Read more
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The Washington Times
Republican governor’s race highlights Utah party conventionsand banners touting Utah’s legal battles to defund Planned Parenthood and fight
Republican governor’s race highlights Utah party conventions
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
and banners touting Utah’s legal battles to defund Planned Parenthood and fight same-sex marriage. His challenger, Overstock.com executive Jonathan Johnson, decked out his booth in posters and handed out T-shirts and bags in his campaign’s... Read more
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Deseret News
Gov. Gary Herbert, Jonathan Johnson campaigning hard at GOP conventiongovernor fielded questions about federal overreach. Further back in the hall,
Gov. Gary Herbert, Jonathan Johnson campaigning hard at GOP convention
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
governor fielded questions about federal overreach. Further back in the hall, Johnson was also addressing delegates. The Overstock.com chairman drew applause from a crowd surrounding his bright green booth when he announced the online company had... Read more
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Deseret News
Governor's race taking center stage at state GOP, Democratic conventionsto also gather voter signatures to guarantee himself him a place on the June 28
Governor's race taking center stage at state GOP, Democratic conventions
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
to also gather voter signatures to guarantee himself him a place on the June 28 primary ballot, while his chief challenger, Overstock.com Chairman Jonathan Johnson, is only competing for the nomination at convention. So Johnson has to keep the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Q&A: Coinbase CEO thinks Bitcoin offers much more promise than perilfor contractors in other countries, things like that. We've signed up a lot of
Q&A: Coinbase CEO thinks Bitcoin offers much more promise than peril
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
for contractors in other countries, things like that. We've signed up a lot of merchants who are accepting Bitcoin -- Overstock.com, Expedia, Dell Computers. It's still small as a percentage, but they've started. There's people doing donations... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Q&A: Coinbase CEO thinks Bitcoin offers much more promise than perilfor contractors in other countries, things like that. We've signed up a lot of
Q&A: Coinbase CEO thinks Bitcoin offers much more promise than peril
Silicon Valley / Posted 15 days ago
for contractors in other countries, things like that. We've signed up a lot of merchants who are accepting Bitcoin -- Overstock.com, Expedia, Dell Computers. It's still small as a percentage, but they've started. There's people doing donations... Read more
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Deseret News
Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox calls GOP opponent 'hypocritical' in porn Twitter exchangeSALT LAKE CITY — GOP candidate for governor Jonathan Johnson, chairman of Overs
Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox calls GOP opponent 'hypocritical' in porn Twitter exchange
Deseret News / Posted 16 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — GOP candidate for governor Jonathan Johnson, chairman of Overstock.com, is "hypocritical" for condemning pornography on Twitter while selling it on the online shopping site, Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox said Wednesday. Johnson's... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox calls out Overstock.com’s Jonathan Johnson in tweets about pornSALT LAKE CITY — After gubernatorial candidate and Overstock.com chairman Jonat
Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox calls out Overstock.com’s Jonathan Johnson in tweets about porn
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 16 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — After gubernatorial candidate and Overstock.com chairman Jonathon Johnson decried pornography via Twitter Wednesday morning, Lt. Governor Spencer Cox called him out because Penthouse magazine subscriptions are available for sale on... Read more
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Deseret News
Big money being spent in Utah governor's racenearly $805,000 in cash on hand, his campaign manager, Marty Carpenter, said.
Big money being spent in Utah governor's race
Deseret News / Posted 16 days ago
nearly $805,000 in cash on hand, his campaign manager, Marty Carpenter, said. Herbert's opponent for the GOP nomination, Overstock.com Chairman Jonathan Johnson, has expenditures totalling more than $357,000 and less than $11,500 left, according... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Some online bargains aren’t what they seemless regulated. California, which has relatively strict laws about deceptive ad
Some online bargains aren’t what they seem
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 days ago
less regulated. California, which has relatively strict laws about deceptive advertising, brought a successful case against Overstock.com for illusory discounts. But authorities elsewhere seem to have little interest. Over the last month, more... Read more
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Deseret News
Governor, lawmakers close to agreement on special session to deal with vetoesa veto override vote in favor of a special session comes as Herbert is facing a
Governor, lawmakers close to agreement on special session to deal with vetoes
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
a veto override vote in favor of a special session comes as Herbert is facing an intraparty challenge to his re-election bid, including from Overstock.com chairman Jonathan Johnson, at the GOP state convention on April 23. Twitter: DNews... Read more
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Deseret News
Two debates set for Democratic candidates for governoris being challenged at the Republican state convention, also on April 23, by th
Two debates set for Democratic candidates for governor
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
is being challenged at the Republican state convention, also on April 23, by three candidates, including Jonathan Johnson, Overstock.com chairman. Under the new system to qualify for a spot on the primary ballot, candidates can choose to gather... Read more
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Deseret News
GOP's Karl Rove says Utah could go Democratic in 'time of great turmoil'to come to Utah to help his campaign. The governor could advance to the general
GOP's Karl Rove says Utah could go Democratic in 'time of great turmoil'
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
to come to Utah to help his campaign. The governor could advance to the general election if he is able to win the support of 60 percent of the state convention delegates against Jonathan Johnson, Overstock.com chairman. Twitter: DN... Read more
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The Register
Overstock CEO signs offThe founder and CEO of Overstock.com has gone on "indefinite medical leave." P
Overstock CEO signs off
The Register / Posted 24 days ago
The founder and CEO of Overstock.com has gone on "indefinite medical leave." Patrick Byrne informed stakeholders that he has stage 4 Hepatitis C, has finished treatment for it, and will be stepping down. He recommended that the company's general... Read more
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International Business Times
Overstock's Patrick Byrne: I feel the blockchain revolution is my victory In sudden and sad news, Overstock.com Inc. founder and chief executive Patrick
Overstock's Patrick Byrne: I feel the blockchain revolution is my victory
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
In sudden and sad news, Overstock.com Inc. founder and chief executive Patrick Byrne has been forced to take an indefinite personal leave of absence to battle stage 4 hepatitis C. He contracted the infection in 1984 in China "when a barefoot doctor... Read more
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Macworld
New Facebook developer tools make it easier to share and save contentwill have an even easier way of getting content into the service. The feature
New Facebook developer tools make it easier to share and save content
Macworld / Posted 24 days ago
will have an even easier way of getting content into the service. The feature will have the support of Product Hunt and Overstock.com, along with other partners. It’s something that puts Facebook in conflict with Pinterest, a service that lets... Read more
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USA Today
Tech Five: Facebook kicks off f8 conferenceexperiments with chatbots on Twitter. Facebook is also expected to share more u
Tech Five: Facebook kicks off f8 conference
USA Today / Posted 24 days ago
experiments with chatbots on Twitter. Facebook is also expected to share more updates on its Messenger platform. Overstock.com. The online retailer named Mitch Edwards its acting CEO, after founder Patrick Byrne announced he was taking... Read more
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USA Today
Overstock.com names Edwards acting CEOOverstock.com announced Tuesday Mitch Edwards will take over as acting CEO, aft
Overstock.com names Edwards acting CEO
USA Today / Posted 24 days ago
Overstock.com announced Tuesday Mitch Edwards will take over as acting CEO, after the online retailer's founder revealed he would take an indefinite medical leave of absence. Edwards, who served as the company's senior vice president and general... Read more
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The Economic Times
How blockchain technology can change the financial world as you know itand Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the use of the blockchain as a share own
How blockchain technology can change the financial world as you know it
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the use of the blockchain as a share ownership register for online retailer Overstock.com. For India, the blockchain technology has even bigger potential. Imagine the government sending up an escrow... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
GOP governor candidates debate for first timethis political season, after Gov. Gary Herbert has been accused of dodging deba
GOP governor candidates debate for first time
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 24 days ago
this political season, after Gov. Gary Herbert has been accused of dodging debates for months. Right out of the gate, Overstock.com chairman Jonathon Johnson took a jab at Herbert for his reluctance to debate. "I would like to thank the Utah... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne takes indefinite leave of absence over Hepatitis C complicationsNEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Patrick Byrne, the mercurial CEO of Overstock.com, says t
Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne takes indefinite leave of absence over Hepatitis C complications
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Patrick Byrne, the mercurial CEO of Overstock.com, says that he is taking a leave of absence. It’s unclear Patrick Byrne, the mercurial CEO of Overstock.com, says that he is taking a leave of absence. when — or if — he’ll... Read more
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Deseret News
Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne stepping aside for medical reasonsSALT LAKE CITY — Overstock.com announced Monday that founder and CEO Patrick By
Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne stepping aside for medical reasons
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Overstock.com announced Monday that founder and CEO Patrick Byrne will take an indefinite leave of absence for medical reasons. It is unknown if he will return to work, according to the Utah-based online retailer. In a letter to... Read more
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Deseret News
Gov. Gary Herbert, Jonathan Johnson, spar in first GOP gubernatorial debatetheir first debate. "It’s time that the state brings a lawsuit to transfer lan
Gov. Gary Herbert, Jonathan Johnson, spar in first GOP gubernatorial debate
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
their first debate. "It’s time that the state brings a lawsuit to transfer land back to the state," Johnson, chairman of Overstock.com, told an audience at the Little America Hotel. "I’m ready to bring that suit quickly when I am the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Overstock.com's CEO is taking an indefinite leave of absenceOverstock.com announced on Monday that its CEO, Patrick M. Byrne, is taking an
Overstock.com's CEO is taking an indefinite leave of absence
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
Overstock.com announced on Monday that its CEO, Patrick M. Byrne, is taking an indefinite medical leave of absence. The firm's statement notes that it is unknown if Byrne will return to work. In a letter than accompanied the announcement, Byrne... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Overstock.com's CEO is taking an indefinite leave of absenceOverstock.com announced on Monday that its CEO, Patrick M. Byrne, is taking an
Overstock.com's CEO is taking an indefinite leave of absence
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
Overstock.com announced on Monday that its CEO, Patrick M. Byrne, is taking an indefinite medical leave of absence. The firm's statement notes that it is unknown if Byrne will return to work. In a letter than accompanied the announcement, Byrne... Read more
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Deseret News
Listen live: Incumbent Herbert faces off against Overstock chairman Jonathan JohnsonSALT LAKE CITY — The first Utah GOP gubernatorial debate between Gov. Gary Herb
Listen live: Incumbent Herbert faces off against Overstock chairman Jonathan Johnson
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The first Utah GOP gubernatorial debate between Gov. Gary Herbert and challenger Jonathan Johnson, Overstock.com chairman, will begin at the Little America Hotel at 9 a.m. The debate is hosted by the Utah Federation of Republican... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Overstock.com's CEO is taking an indefinite leave of absenceOverstock.com announced on Monday that its CEO, Patrick M. Byrne, is taking an
Overstock.com's CEO is taking an indefinite leave of absence
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
Overstock.com announced on Monday that its CEO, Patrick M. Byrne, is taking an indefinite medical leave of absence. The firm's statement notes that it is unknown if Byrne will return to work. In a letter than accompanied the announcement, Byrne... Read more
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New York Post
Overstock CEO takes ‘indefinite’ medical leaveOverstock.com founder and Chief Executive Patrick Byrne said Monday he will tak
Overstock CEO takes ‘indefinite’ medical leave
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
Overstock.com founder and Chief Executive Patrick Byrne said Monday he will take an indefinite leave of absence from the online retailer as he battles Stage 4 hepatitis C. Byrne — who said he wanted “to save awkward questions” — volunteered that he... Read more
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USA Today
Overstock.com CEO to take medical leaveOverstock.com founder and CEO Patrick Byrne will take a medical leave of absenc
Overstock.com CEO to take medical leave
USA Today / Posted 25 days ago
Overstock.com founder and CEO Patrick Byrne will take a medical leave of absence with no timetable on a return to the online retailer. In a statement released Monday, Byrne says he was diagnosed with Stage IV Hepatitis C, contracted more than 30... Read more
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