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GrubHub cofounder opens up about making a ‘metric shit ton of money’ from IPO

GrubHub cofounder opens up about making a ‘metric shit ton of money’ from IPO
Last April, Mike Evans lived out every founder’s dream: After a decade of work, he watched his company finally go public. And he got rich in the process. “Our pricing landed at $ 26 dollars, up from $ 18 at the ‘flip’ just 4 weeks before,” Evans, the …
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37signals cofounder Jason Fried offers advice in new book, “Rework”

37signals cofounder Jason Fried offers advice in new book, “Rework”
Fried, who grew up in Deerfield and moved back to Chicago after college, did end up starting his own company—37signals, which makes web-based productivity software for small businesses. Founded by Fried in 1999 with two partners (Ernest Kim, who now …
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