HomePoint cuts 45 jobs; McGarraugh departs

Carroll, Brian
July 2000
Furniture/Today;07/24/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 45, p20
Trade Publication
Presents news about United States-based business-to-business Internet company HomePoint. Job reductions; Departure of Cody McGarraugh, senior vice president of business development.


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