Patrick Byrne

Type: Person
Name: Patrick Byrne
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

10 Facts About Bitcoin | Big Think TV

Bitcoin is the virtual currency that's all the craze right now. It even has some powerful allies, like Overstock.com's C.E.O.[1] Patrick Byrne whose popular shopping site accepts Bitcoin and promotes reward programs to push the use of the currency.But ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Bruce Patrick Byrne, performed in many community musicals

, surrounded by his loving family. Bruce was an entertainer who performed in many community musicals and sang at weddings and events. He was a gentle spirit with a generous nature.He enjoyed golf, Seton Hall University basketball games, and attending ... [Published Bernardsville News - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Overstock Makes Executive Moves

Patrick Byrne has relinquished his role as chairman of Overstock.com and Stormy Simon was named president of the online discount retailer. Byrne will continue to serve as CEO while current executive vice chairman Jonathan Johnson assumes the chairman ... [Published Retail Online Integration - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Overstock.com Names Simon President, Announces Executive Changes

Overstock.com, Inc. has appointed Stormy Simon president in a move that signaled additional executive changes. She was co-president and will continue in her other role as a board member.Jonathan Johnson will shift positions from executive vice chairman ... [Published Homeworld Business - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Chutes & Ladders: Sears appoints new president of supply chain, Dunkin Brands' looses VP resigns

Welcome to this week's Chutes and Ladders, our roundup of hirings and firings throughout the industry. Please send the good word--or the bad--from your shop to Nicole Melton at nmelton@fiercemarkets.com and we will feature it here at the end of each ... [Published FierceRetail - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Overstock.com shuffles executives

Salt Lake City -- Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne has relinquished his role as chairman of the company. In other moves, co-president Stormy Simon was named president of the online discount retailer.Byrne will continue to serve as CEO, while current executive ... [Published Chain Store Age - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Overstock.com Named 1 of '100 Most Trustworthy Companies' by Forbes

Overstock.com, Inc., an online shopping site, announced it has been ranked as one of America's "100 Most Trustworthy Companies" by Forbes. According to a release, the media outlet's list finds and recognizes the "most transparent and trustworthy businesses ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Overstock.com One of '100 Most Trustworthy Companies' Per Forbes

PR NewswireSALT LAKE CITY, April 2, 2014SALT LAKE CITY"We are thrilled to be recognized by Forbes for our credibility and ethical behavior," said Patrick ByrneTo develop this list, Forbes used GMI Ratings. GMI, a provider of environmental, social accounting ... [Published Digital Journal - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 2 reports

Overstock.com Launches Pet Adoption Service

Overstock.com, Inc. has announced that it is launching a pet adoption service. The company does so as it is advertising 10% off select pet supplies prominently on its website landing page.The pet adoption service provides users with access to real-time ... [Published Homeworld Business - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 3 reports

Questions over NZ plane crash probe

Fox Glacier ... on a snow-capped mountain side of West Coast on South Island of New Zealand. Source: SuppliedQUESTIONS are being raised about the conclusions reached by an official investigation into a deadly 2010 skydiving plane crash at New Zealand’s ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

Patrick Byrne, CEO & Chairman of Overstock.com, to Keynote Bitcoin 2014

The Bitcoin Foundation is pleased to announce that Patrick M. Byrne, CEO and Chairman of Overstock.com will be the keynote speaker at Bitcoin 2014 taking place 15-17 May at the Passenger Terminal Amsterdam. Byrne began to express interest in Bitcoin publicly ... [Published Individual.com - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

ID.me Raises $7.5M to Help Teachers, Veterans Get Deals Safely Online

U.S. Army combat veterans Blake Hall and Matthew Thompson, co-founders of ID.meCourtesy ID.me For years, Overstock.com Inc. Chief Executive Patrick Byrne wanted to give special deals to U.S. active military personnel and veterans to show patriotic ... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Mar 19 2014]

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"For 12 years Stormy has been our secret weapon," Byrne said in announcing the executive changes. "her ideas and her leadership have been crucial to overstock's success. stormy walked in off the street for a temp job, but within a few months was building our early b2b business, then dreamed up, wrote and produced our famous "have you discovered the secret of the big o?" commercials and the vast majority of our ads since then. she ran all of marketing through some of our periods of greatest growth, left that to take over customer care, then quickly built it into what some regard as the best such organization in the world, stood up a similar organization called partner care that faces up the supply chain, and for the last year has taken over supply chain, warehouse, international and overstock's hr function, which we call people care."
"For 12 years Stormy has been our secret weapon," said Byrne. "her ideas and her leadership have been crucial to overstock's success. i have long maintained that simply as a matter of good institutional design, the roles of chairman and ceo should be split. for that reason my father held the position for years, as much as his health and other duties permitted. it has been back in my hands for some years, but for the completion of many of the duties of chairman i have come to rely more and more on jonathan johnson, another long-termer at the company who has made enormous contributions in the areas of finance, legal, and government affairs, and who has also had, at one time or another, nearly every piece of the company reporting to him.”"
"we are thrilled to be recognized by forbes for our credibility and ethical behavior" said Patrick Byrne, Overstock.com Chairman and CEO...

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Overhyped by Overstock? Amazon says no to accep... [Published King5.com - Apr 14 2014]
10 Facts About Bitcoin | Big Think TV [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 14 2014]
Bruce Patrick Byrne, performed in many communit... [Published Bernardsville News - Apr 13 2014]
Overstock Makes Executive Moves [Published Retail Online Integration - Apr 12 2014]
Overstock.com Names Simon President, Announces ... [Published Homeworld Business - Apr 11 2014]
Chutes & Ladders: Sears appoints new president ... [Published FierceRetail - Apr 11 2014]
Designers and Techies Need To Play Nice If Wear... [Published Business Insider - Apr 11 2014]
Overstock.com shuffles executives [Published Chain Store Age - Apr 10 2014]
Overstock.com Names Stormy Simon President, Jon... [Published RTTNews.com - Apr 10 2014]
Bitcoin: a risky investment [Published Insurancetimes.co.uk - Apr 09 2014]
Will Bitcoin Be A Champion Like The Connecticut... [Published Benzinga.com - Apr 08 2014]
Overstock.com Named 1 of '100 Most Trustworthy ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 07 2014]
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Overstock.com One of '100 Most Trustworthy Comp... [Published Digital Journal - Apr 02 2014]
Bitcoin virtual currency a reality for one Tamp... [Published Tampa Bay Times - Apr 01 2014]
Overstock.com Launches Pet Adoption Service [Published Homeworld Business - Apr 01 2014]
Bitcoin investors are fans; public is cool (AAP) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Apr 01 2014]
Overstock goes to the dogs and cats [Published Retailing Today - Mar 31 2014]
Bitcoin Is Providing Big Profits to E-Tailers [Published Motley Fool Discussion Boards - Mar 29 2014]
What does the future of Bitcoin look like for e... [Published The Next Web - Mar 28 2014]
IRS Decision to Treat Virtual Currencies as Pro... [Published Government Technology US - Mar 27 2014]
Fund Focus: Falcon Global Bullish On Bitcoin [Published FINalternatives - Mar 27 2014]
LTE: Question Of God Deserves More Consideration [Published BC Heights - Mar 27 2014]
Southern Health Care Sells 33,000 SF in Coulter... [Published CoStar Group - Mar 27 2014]
Overstock.com And Bitcoin Shop Offer Virtual Cu... [Published Seeking Alpha - Mar 26 2014]
Joyce M. Byrne [Published Wisconsin Watertown Daily Times - Mar 26 2014]
Questions over NZ plane crash probe [Published Tasmania Mercury - Mar 26 2014]
Questions over deadly NZ plane crash probe [Published Special Broadcasting Service - Mar 26 2014]
Questions over deadly plane crash probe [Published MSN New Zealand - Mar 26 2014]
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ID.me Raises $7.5M to Help Teachers, Veterans G... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Mar 19 2014]
U.S. Army combat veterans Blake Hall and Matthew Thompson, co-founders of ID.meCourtesy ID.me For years, Overstock.com Inc. Chief Executive Patrick Byrne wanted to give special deals to U.S. active military personnel and veterans to show patriotic ...
The Daily Startup: VCs Boost Google Glass Devel... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Mar 19 2014]
Top stories in today’s VentureWire: Art by Mike Lucas Augmedix , a startup that aims to bring Google Glass into hospitals and doctors’ offices , has raised what appears to be the first publicly announced round of venture financing for a developer ...
A Guy Who Owns A Bitcoin-Only Electronics Store... [Published Clusterstock - Mar 18 2014]
Reddit user "Leeburg" has written a post on his nine months and counting of experience in running a Bitcoin-only storefront online. The site is called CoinsForTech , and it deals in smartphones, computers, and all order of electronic gadgets wanted ...
Overstock CEO: We're Doing $20k - $30k In Bitco... [Published Clusterstock - Mar 12 2014]
Last week, Overstock announced that it has so far seen over $1 million in Bitcoin purchases through its site. Overstock began accepting the digital currency on January 9 through a partnership with Coinbase, the popular Bitcoin exchange. We spoke ...
Overstock.com CEO discusses Bitcoin transactions [Published FOX Business - Video - Mar 05 2014]
Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne on reaching $1 million in sales with Bitcoin. ...
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Overstock.com Commends Chairman and Judiciary C... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 21 2013]
Overstock.com Victorious in Federal Lawsuit [Published PR Newswire - Aug 21 2013]
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