Built in Seattle: Report: Seattle Ranked Second for Tech Talent in North America

2020 was a tough year for many Americans and local economies. Businesses were forced to move from in-person sales to online transactions, and many were forced to shutter permanently. The tech sector, however, has shown resilience through the pandemic with employment rising nearly 1 percent last year. This compares to a nearly 6 percent decline in administration and sales positions, and a 5.5 percent decline in non-tech occupations.

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Geek Wire: Seattle fintech startup Possible Finance lands $20M to launch ‘safest credit card ever’

May 13, 2022
Possible Finance, a Seattle startup that offers loans, just raised an additional $20 million and plans to launch a new credit card. Read the full article here.

Built in Seattle: AccelByte Raises $60M to Grow Product and Engineering Teams

May 12, 2022
Seattle is known for being a game development hub. The city has been been the birthplace of popular games such as the original Halo and the wildly popular Pokemon Go....

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