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Former Uber Head Kalanick’s New Gig

Travis Kalanick

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick will be running a company focused on redeveloping distressed property, particularly old industrial sites. Kalanick, who resigned as head of Uber last year, said on his Facebook page that the company, called City Storage Systems, will be the first “big bet” for an investment fund that …

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Sarasota Joins Effort to Snag Amazon HQ

Amazon HQ

With the clock winding down and the competition intensifying, the Economic Development Corp. of Sarasota County submitted a bid Thursday to snag Amazon’s $5 billion second headquarters. By John Hielscher | Sarasota Herald-Tribune The Sarasota EDC joined a national mania of more than 100 communities — including Manatee County — vying …

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