TV News LIES

Saturday, Jan 19th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Economy Hustle, the Political Text Messaging Service, Fires One-Third of Its Staff

Hustle, the Political Text Messaging Service, Fires One-Third of Its Staff

E-mail Print PDF
Hustle, Campaign text messaging service, fires one third of staff

Hustle Inc., a text messaging startup that worked with more than 1,300 Democratic campaigns in the 2018 midterms, has fired over 35 percent of its staff in the wake of the election.

Hustle has regularly been heralded as one of the biggest success stories in the nascent industry of politically minded tech startups. It raised more than $40 million in venture capital funding to date, from investors like Social Capital, Insight Venture Partners and Alphabet Inc.’s GV. The company’s stumble illustrates a fundamental weakness of businesses who count electoral campaigns as their primary client base. Hustle’s chief executive officer, Roddy Lindsay, first disclosed the job cuts in a blog post Thursday.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Trump supporter eyes moving factory to Mexico over tariffs

EBW Electronics may move to MexicoA supporter of President Trump is considering moving his company's production headquarters to Mexico in an...

Dow Jumps More Than 1,000 Points in One Day

Dow Jumps More Than 1000After weathering the worst Christmas Eve market drop in history, the Dow Jones Industrial Average came...

Key reading of the manufacturing sector falls to lowest level in more than 2 years

US manufacturing at lowest point in last three years Activity in the U.S. manufacturing sector expanded at a much slower pace than expected last month,...

Dow Suffers Record-Breaking Christmas Eve Losses

NY Stock Exchange on Xmas Eve, 2018 The stock market was only open for half a day Monday, and that was more than...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!