shutdown Archives - Philly


Nov. 12, 2018 1:02 pm

Old City design agency Interactive Mechanics has shut down

The Old City digital design agency laid off its seven staffers at the end of October. We asked founder Mike Tedeschi for lessons from the closure.

Nov. 9, 2018 10:09 am

New York Code + Design Academy is shutting down

"We hope the spirit of NYCDA will continue to live on through our vast alumni network around the world," said the company's head of marketing in a Slack message to the bootcamp's community.

Mar. 19, 2018 12:59 pm

ImmERge Labs shuts down

Founder Marion Leary said long sales cycle contributed to the company being dissolved. Here's what the leadership team will be up to next.

Mar. 21, 2017 11:17 am

Mike Krupit’s startup IntroNet shut down. Here’s what he learned from its demise

IntroNet ran out of cash and couldn't find its product-market fit. The serial founder shares what he'd do differently. More of this, please!

Mar. 17, 2017 3:53 pm

Report: A West Coast firm has acquired most of Zonoff’s staff

After an acquisition by Honeywell fell through, Ring reportedly swooped in to snatch the Philly talent.

Feb. 9, 2017 11:35 am

Grubhub just scooped up 30 Zoomer staffers

Grubhub CEO Matt Maloney announced the news on a recent earnings call.

Jan. 30, 2017 12:38 pm

Confirmed: Zoomer is shutting down. Here’s the email drivers got on Friday

Though management has kept quiet thus far, restaurants and drivers were notified on Thursday that the company is calling it quits, citing competition from similar services.

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