The corporate backlash only grew late Thursday. Salesforce chief executive Marc Benioff, who championed the fight against similar legislation in Indiana, corralled other company honchos to blast Georgia’s proposal.
Yelp chief executive Jeremy Stoppelman:
PayPal co-founder Max Levchin:
Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich:
CNBC host Jim Cramer:
Dow Chemical executive Kevin Kolever:
Live Nation head Michael Rapino:
And Twitter executive Colin Crowell sent this to Deal:
"It is essential that our employees live and work in Georgia without the fear of being denied essential services or suffering institutional discrimination. We strongly urge you to veto this bill."
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