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Last week, over 125 staff at one of Calgary’s tech darlings got the axe.
At an online all-staff meeting on January 18, Kelly Schmitt, CEO of corporate donation technology company, Benevity Inc., announced that 14 per cent of employees would be let go.
The explanation for the cuts was straight-forward. While the company has grown significantly over the last decade buoyed by corporate demand for community impact opportunities, the market has now slowed.
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