Computerworld - https://www.computerworld.com/article/3238467/it-industry/sometimes-just-drop-the-good-natured-ribbing-ok.html#tk.rss_all
It’s just a few years ago, and this small Canadian tech startup is running critically low on cash, reports a pilot fish on the scene.
“Fortunately, thanks in part to the work of our Business Development Officer — an American, who works for us remotely — we may be able to secure investment from a German firm,” fish says.
“There’s a slight wrinkle, in that the firm wants to send some representatives over to make sure we’re a valid business and not a fly-by-night operation. Our office is far from professional looking, but we do what we can to spruce the place