Start-up financiers have deferred boardroom control to founders in recent years. Travis Kalanick’s ouster indicates that could be changing.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JULY 11, 2013
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NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - COLLECTIBLE CAPITAL INC.
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