Kalanick made no such reference in his public statement, in which he thanked Jeff for his six months of service and wished him the best going forward.
Jeff Jones, Uber's president, is quitting the company, citing differences over beliefs and leadership approaches as the compelling reasons for his exit. In a statement to Recode, Jones said that "the beliefs and approach to leadership" that he believed in were "inconsistent" with those of Uber. A former chief marketing officer of retailer Target and executive veep of global marketing for apparel concern Gap, he was brought in get the ride-sharing-with-harassment-on-the-side company growing beyond early adopters. He was responsible for Uber's operations, marketing and customer support globally.
There are thousands of incredible people at the company, and I truly wish everyone well.
The past month-and-a-half has been particularly bruising for the company's image. Uber asked Amit Singhal, a vice president of engineering, to resign, after the company learned he'd failed to disclose an allegation of sexual harassment against him at his former employer, Google.
Uber has been through a lot of pain lately, and it's just not ending. His appointment at Uber was a sign that the young company is mature enough to poach executives from more established firms. After a recording of Mr. Kalanick getting into a warmed contention with a driver had surfaced for this present month, Mr. Kalanick said he would look for administration help, inciting the search of Chief operating officer.
Also departing this month is Brian McClendon, the vice president of maps and business platform.
Even ignoring the spate of resignations and departures, Uber has had a troubled 2017 so far, with CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick frequently at the centre of controversy. He plans to return to his native Kansas and explore a career in politics, he said in a statement provided by the company. He has also been blamed for not properly dealing with the company's continuing human resources issues. And others from Uber's staff have recently stepped down, including vice president of product and growth Ed Baker and security researcherCharlie Miller.
Finally, a report in the New York Times outlined Uber's use of a secret tool to evade regulators in cities where it was not allowed to operate.
It's been a rough couple of months for Uber, with the brief-but-viral #DeleteUber campaign, and the company's CEO being caught on camera berating one of his own drivers. In addition to a new COO, Kalanick now has to find a president who's willing to handle the garbage fire that the company's inner workings have become.
The original iPhone, iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS both had curved rear casings, made with either aluminium or plastic. The Korean news site says the rounder corners are supposed to resemble those from the original iPhone.
One of the angry tweets branded her "shameless" while another furious tweet said: " Angelina Jolie is a trick ass ho in this pic". The sting of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's divorce announcement has dulled slightly in the half a year since the news broke.
The authors attributed the dip to a decrease of social and personal freedoms as well as an increase in perceived corruption. However, economic factors remain a certain contributor to achieving social cohesion and overall happiness, the report finds.
Chris Collins was right. "We had all the momentum", Collins told reporters after the game ( per Yahoo Sports ). When the replays were shown, it was clear that Zach Collins had reached up through the rim to block the shot.
The 2017 net worth of all 2,043 billionaires also set a record - $7.7 trillion - an 18 percent jump from past year . This year marks the first time Forbes' billionaire club features more than 2,000 people.
The country with most of the billionaires, a record 565 (28 percent), is the United States, followed by a fast-rising China (319). Due to his taking a civil service job that pays about $500,000 per year - and distancing himself from his corporate empire - U.S.
The five least happy countries were Rwanda, Syria, Tanzania, Burundi and the Central African Republic . In Africa, Ghana placed 25th happiest country on the continent out of the 44 countries looked at.
Interestingly, two of the other countries in top five-which include Iceland , Switzerland, and Finland-are also Nordic. The least happy countries included the African and Arab countries of Yemen , South Sudan, Syria, Tanzania and Burundi.
The title match was recently made official, only it was announced that it would be a triple threat match instead of a four way. Jax is exactly like Charlotte and Sasha at Mania in that she'll be looking to take the belt off of Bayley .
Celtics hold off Wizards for 110-102 win
Within minutes the Celtics extended their lead by continuing to share the ball and cycling through scoring options. The official Boston Celtics Twitter Page is providing the Live Score of this match and also, other Celtics games.