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Good thing Uber has a lot of drivers because they’ve got a LONG way to go: Uber board member cracks ‘inappropriate’ joke about women at company event on sexual harassment

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Brian Fung and Craig Timburg report in the Washington Post:

Billionaire businessman David Bonderman, a member of Uber’s board, apologized Tuesday for making what he called an “inappropriate” comment about women at a company-wide meeting that was aimed at addressing the harassment of women and other unprofessional conduct within the company.

At the event, Bonderman made a joke about women, saying that adding female board members would make it “much more likely there’ll be more talking,” according to several people who heard the remarks.

The comment came as an interruption of fellow board member Arianna Huffington, who was explaining the benefits of having more female representation on Uber’s board. . .

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Written by LeisureGuy

13 June 2017 at 3:06 pm

Posted in Business

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