SILICON VALLEY: ​Ellen Pao signs book deal to detail tech's 'toxic culture'

SILICON VALLEY — Ellen Pao, who rocked Silicon Valley with a gender discrimination lawsuit against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers last year, signed a book deal that will detail her experiences with the tech industry’s “toxic culture.” Pao’s memoir, titled “Reset,” was acquired by the Random House imprint Spiegel & Grau. The book promises to be a “fearless first-person account exposing the toxic culture that pervades the tech industry and defined her experiences both as a Kleiner… Continue reading at 'Silicon Valley Business Journal'

[ Silicon Valley Business Journal | 2016-06-09 00:00:00 UTC ]
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