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‘We have a point of view on fashion, culture and style:’ GOAT Group CEO on latest funding round

The sneaker market is hotter than a firecracker, and online sneaker marketplace GOAT Group is already off to a hot start to its summer. After successfully closing a $195 million series F funding round, the company has more than doubled its valuation, to $3.7 billion, offering further proof that the sneaker market shows no signs of slowing.

Though GOAT group is known primarily for its secondary market offerings, GOAT Co-Founder & CEO Eddy Lu tells Yahoo Finance Live that the company, through its partners, has deep ties to the primary market as well.

“This is a testament to our continued

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Sony Music Australia CEO Dismissed Amid Allegations of Toxic Workplace

Denis Handlin has been removed as CEO of Sony Music Australia, the country’s most successful label, amid allegations of a toxic work environment, The Guardian reports. Former employees alleged that Handlin oversaw a “boys’ club” workplace where sexual harassment, intimidation, excessive drinking, and sexism went unchecked. (Handlin himself is not accused of sexual harassment.) Reached by The Guardian, the chairman of Sony Music Entertainment, Rob Stringer, said in a statement that Handlin would leave the company immediately.

Until his dismissal, Handlin’s 50-year tenure at Sony Music Australia made him Sony’s longest-serving employee worldwide. He became chief executive in

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Jury can hear limited evidence of CEO lifestyle

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes leaves the Robert F. Peckham Federal Building with her defense team in downtown San Jose, Calif., on Tuesday, May 4, 2021.

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Jurors in the trial of Elizabeth Holmes will hear evidence about her extravagant lifestyle as Theranos CEO but with some limitations.

That’s the ruling issued by U.S. District Court Judge Edward Davila late Saturday as part of a 100 page response to motions in Holmes’ upcoming criminal trial.

The judge granted in part Holmes’ motion to exclude evidence referencing her extravagant lifestyle

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