Jason Fried

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Jason Fried
Nationality United States
Occupation Software entrepreneur, author
Known for Founder of Basecamp
Notable work Rework
Remote: Office Not Required

Jason Fried is an American software entrepreneur and author. In 1999, he co-founded the web application company 37signals in Chicago, Illinois.[1][2][3] In 2014, 37signals changed its name to Basecamp after the company's flagship product, Basecamp (software).[4] Fried previously served on the board of directors for Groupon.[5] He is the co-author of several bestselling nonfiction books, including Rework (2010) and Remote: Office Not Required (2013).[6][7]

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  1. ^ Whitman, Sarah (March 13, 2015). "Catching Up with Basecamp Founder Jason Fried". Print Magazine. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 
  2. ^ Caplan, Jeremy (May 17, 2007). "Small Is Essential: With a million users and a payroll of eight, software sensation 37signals excels by doing more with less". Time. Retrieved 19 September 2016. 
  3. ^ Silverman, Rachel Emma (August 6, 2013). "Some Tech Firms Ask: Who Needs Managers?". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 
  4. ^ Hinkle, Haley (October 21, 2015). "Basecamp's Jason Fried aims to let 'great ideas set the course'". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 19 September 2016. 
  5. ^ Hardy, Quentin (June 3, 2011). "Groupon IPO: Bad Love". Forbes. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 
  6. ^ Mims, Christopher (March 5, 2013). "Jason Fried's next project, "Remote," is a book-length refutation of Yahoo's ban on telecommuting". Quartz. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 
  7. ^ Hendershot, Steve (March 31, 2012). "37Signals vaults from base camp to summit". Crain's Chicago Business. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 

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