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Gilt Grabs Citi’s Tracey Weber for COO Spot

Online retailer Gilt has hired Tracey Weber as chief operating officer from Citibank, where she ran the company’s online and mobile banking services. Weber will report to new CEO Michelle Peluso, who joined Gilt after working at Citibank parent Citigroup.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work