“Zynga called the leave a “mutual decision” and appointed another Zynga vice president, Sean Kelly, to the head the New York office.”
Zynga: Game over for Dan Porter [CNet] [Biz Times]

“Last week, Eventbrite said it hit $1.5 billion in gross ticket sales since its inception in 2006, up from $1 billion announced just last June.”
Eventbrite hires a CFO [Biz Times]

“The coffee menu won’t be too different from Tierra Mia’s SoCal locations, which specialize in Latin-inspired coffee drinks, like Panama Geisha coffee, Horchata Latte and Mocha Mexicano; they also offer frappes. “
Tierra Mia Coffee inks a deal for its first location in San Francisco [Chron]

“KTVU is hiring the news director at the Fox affiliate in Indianapolis to head its newsroom at Channel 2 in Oakland. “
KTVU names new news director [Press Club]

“The company has now grown its user base to 10 million, and increased revenue by over 4,000 percent since its Series A in 2009.”
Credit Karma Raises $30 Million Series B, Becomes More Like Mint As It Expands Beyond Credit Monitoring [TC]

“The work should be finished by August of this year, if things go as planned.”
Red Vic Progress Report [Uppercasing]

“The new space, expected to open for the holiday season, will replace the current, simple small box store with an expansive storefront using curved glass,”
Apple tripling size of its crowded San Francisco Stonestown store [Apple Insider]

“The union is urging Hyatt to create a new position for a hotel worker on the hotel’s board of directors in an effort ‘to give workers a voice in Hyatt’s corporate governance,'”
Protests resume against San Francisco Hyatt hotels [Biz Times]

the author

Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at eve@sfappeal.com.

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