Gawker’s former president explains how she told 200 people the company was going bankrupt without making them hate her for it
|01/09/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Heather Dietrick is the CEO of The Daily Beast and the former president and legal counsel of media company Gawker.
- At the end of its tenure, Gawker was engaged in a lawsuit with the former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan that ultimately led to its demise in 2016.
- Dietrick said facing Gawker’s staffers to tell them the company was filing for bankruptcy made her a better leader by teaching her how to lead with empathy.
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