Tech Moves: vet takes helm at Allrecipes; Cascadia hires investment banking vet; etc.

Former vice president of e-commerce Stan Pavlovsky has been named president of, an appointment that comes after longtime exec Lisa Sharples announced that she’d be leaving the company next month. Founded in 1997, Allrecipes was acquired a year ago by magazine publisher Meredith for $175 million. “Stan has the ultimate combination of marketing… Read More


Janrain lands $33 million for social sign-in technology

In what’s being described as one of the largest venture capital rounds in a Portland startup, Janrain has reeled in $33 million in fresh financing from the likes of Millennium Technology Value Partners,, Epic Ventures, DFJ Frontier and others. Total funding now stands at about $53 million. The Oregonian’s Mike Rogoway notes that the $33… Read More