FAST FIVE: San Francisco Tech CEO Emails 10 Million Customers Urging Them To Vote For Biden
According to Bloomberg, the idea elicited “strong debate” within the company, which is based in San Francisco, with some employees disagreeing with the gesture.
But CEO David Barrett, the driving force behind the message, said he decided to press ahead and hit 'send'.
“We needed to stand true for what we believe in and hope that most people agree with us,” Barrett said in an interview.
– Rick Klau (@rklau) October 22, 2020 And yes, I happen to agree with him.
Many customers backed the gesture, Barrett said, though others did threaten to take their business elsewhere.