Gurbaksh Chahal

  • RadiumOne Issues Not-Quite-Apology For Ousting CEO Who Pled Guilty To Domestic Violence

    RadiumOne Issues Not-Quite-Apology For Ousting CEO Who Pled Guilty To Domestic Violence

    Ad platform RadiumOne and its former CEO Gurbaksh Chahal have issued a joint statement that is intended to “bring an end to all disputes they have had.” RadiumOne removed Chahal in April following media criticism of his guilty plea for charges of misdemeanor domestic violence battery and battery. “The Board did not intend to hurt Gurbaksh,” the statement reads. The… Read More

  • Ousted RadiumOne CEO Gurbaksh Chahal Promises To Sue His Board

    Ousted RadiumOne CEO Gurbaksh Chahal Promises To Sue His Board

    In a publicly released letter, former RadiumOne CEO Gurbaksh Chahal promised legal action against his former board of directors today. He also announced his resignation from that board and provided context, from his perspective, into how legal choices were made to protect the company’s potential IPO. Read More

  • RadiumOne Confirms That It Has Fired CEO Gurbaksh Chahal

    RadiumOne Confirms That It Has Fired CEO Gurbaksh Chahal

    RadiumOne just announced that its board of directors terminated CEO and Chairman Gurbaksh Chahal on Saturday night. The company said in an emailed statement that Chief Operating Officer Bill Lonergan will be taking over as CEO. Chahal’s firing was first reported in Re/code. Read More

  • The Weekly Good: Gurbaksh Chahal, BeProud.org And Putting An End To Hate

    The Weekly Good: Gurbaksh Chahal, BeProud.org And Putting An End To Hate

    Sometimes, it’s not political powerhouses who have the power to change the world, sometimes it’s true-blue entrepreneurs who live to solve problems. One such person is Gurbaksh Chahal, who has launched BeProud.org, launched after the shootings at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in August 2012, with some pretty impressive backers. The point of the multi-million dollar campaign is to put… Read More

  • There’s Real Money in Virtual Goods

    Editor’s note: The following guest post is by Gurbaksh Chahal, the CEO of gWallet, a virtual currency offers startup. Previously he founded BlueLithium, which was sold to Yahoo for $300 million in 2007. Don’t be surprised if one day soon the must-have item of the season doesn’t even exist. Not in the real world, anyway. Then again, what did reality ever have to do with… Read More