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Imagine having a virtual company and then selling the company after two years in operation to Yahoo for an undisclosed amount. Seems like a nice ending, and a new beginning, for the five person operation with 45,000 members that has been running virtually from all points […]

Imagine having a virtual company and then selling the company after two years in operation to Yahoo for an undisclosed amount. Seems like a nice ending, and a new beginning, for the five person operation with 45,000 members that has been running virtually from all points in the US. The CEO met the co-founders via LinkedIn. Om has the details over at GigaOm, and as he mentions, this could be one of the first few virtual company acquisitions to date.

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