Dan Price, left, chief of Gravity Payments, walks to the park for an impromptu meeting with employees in Seattle. When Price set a minimum salary of $70,000 for his employees, he didn’t anticipate the outpouring of attention — both positive and negative.
Dan Price, left, chief of Gravity Payments, walks to the park for an impromptu meeting with employees in Seattle. When Price set a minimum salary of $70,000 for his employees, he didn’t anticipate the outpouring of attention — both positive and negative. MATTHEW RYAN WILLIAMS NYT
Dan Price, left, chief of Gravity Payments, walks to the park for an impromptu meeting with employees in Seattle. When Price set a minimum salary of $70,000 for his employees, he didn’t anticipate the outpouring of attention — both positive and negative. MATTHEW RYAN WILLIAMS NYT

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