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Geekwire: Employees buy Tesla for Dan Price, the $70K CEO

Employees at Gravity Payments chipped in to buy a Tesla for their boss, Dan Price.

<p>Employees at Gravity Payments chipped in to buy a Tesla for their boss, Dan Price. Photo: Facebook / Dan Price.</p>

Employees at Gravity Payments chipped in to buy a Tesla for their boss, Dan Price, the CEO who famously raised the minimum salary art his company to $70,000.

The employees celebrated Price's victory in court against his brother, the company's co-owner, last week.

"Shocked. Still in disbelief. Never imagined this was possible," Price wrote in a Facebook post. "Gravity employees saved up and pitched in over the past six months and bought me my dream car. A brand new, gorgeous blue #Tesla. Still in shock. How do I even begin to say thank you?"

Read the full story on Geekwire.


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