technology industry layoffs 2017

Wi-Fi Startup Eero Lays Off 20% of Its Workforce


Eero Inc., a Wi-Fi startup company, quietly laid off 20% of its workforce as it looks to focus on its core products. In the spring of 2017, Eero had around 150 employees, meaning a 20% reduction in headcount translates into around 30 employees. The decision to lay off 20% of the company comes after Eero (more…)

Layoffs Continue at Fortior Solutions, Formerly Known as SureID

Layoffs at Fortior

Despite the name change, layoffs continue to plague Fortior Solutions. SureID, Inc., doing business as Fortior Solutions, filed a notice with the Oregon Dislocated Worker Unit saying it is laying off 25 employees. The Fortior layoffs will take place between November 8, 2017 and January 24, 2018. In October, struggling SureID sold its name and (more…)


SureID in Crisis, Layoffs Continue As Top Executives Jettisoned

Job cuts

It’s been a few weeks of pain for workers at Hillsboro, Oregon-based SureID, Inc.. A leading provider of identity authentication, background screening, and identity management and enforcement, SureID announced that it laid off at least 60 employees a day after it sent many of its top executives packing. Including this latest round of cutbacks, SureID (more…)