Francoise Brougher

Hellllooooo, 2021! Welcome back to Human Capital, a weekly newsletter that details the latest in the realms of labor, diversity and inclusion. Not a ton happened this week so I…

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Pinterest’s former chief operating officer has filed a lawsuit accusing the company of gender discrimination. Françoise Brougher, who says she was abruptly fired from the company in April, is suing…

Former COO sues Pinterest, accusing it of gender discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination

The origin story of BlackBird, a startup that links travelers to planes and commercial pilots through an app, didn’t begin with air travel. It was prompted by car sickness. BlackBird…

Flight-hailing startup BlackBird raises $10 million to replace driving with flying

Andréa Mallard, the former chief marketing officer of Athleta, has joined Pinterest as its first-ever CMO.

Pinterest taps former Athleta exec as first CMO

Pinterest today is adding another executive to its upper c-suite with the hire of Francoise Brougher, who was most recently business lead at Square and prior to that VP of…

Pinterest hires former Square and Google exec Francoise Brougher as its first COO

Square has announced the hiring of a new Business Lead, Francoise Brougher, and she comes straight from spending eight years at Google. For the past three years, Brougher held the…

Square Hires Former Google SMB Of Global Sales and Operations, Francoise Brougher, As Business Lead