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This article was published on June 2, 2011

    Apply for the Ultimate Hipster Job

    Apply for the Ultimate Hipster Job
    Courtney Boyd Myers
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    Courtney Boyd Myers

    Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups gr Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups grow internationally. Previously, she was the Features Editor and East Coast Editor of TNW covering New York City startups and digital innovation. She loves magnets + reading on a Kindle. You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter @CBM and .

    Hipster, an under the radar company based in SOMA, San Francisco says it’s building a fun way to uncover the vast amount of information about real-world locations that isn’t yet available online. The company was founded in 2010 by Doug Ludlow, Ethan Czahor, and Steffen Hoffman.

    Yesterday, they published a rather interesting job post, seeking to hire both mobile and Ruby engineers. The stunt is that if you apply or refer a friend, “you could win $10,000, a year’s supply of PBR, and so much more…”

    The “so much more” is as follows:

    I’d like to say one thing: This hipster booty is totally sexist. I suggest swapping out the stache grooming services for unlimited bang trims, worn brown boots for Tom’s and the pinstriped bowtie for a $100 gift certificate to American Apparel. That is all.

    Thanks to @Hugh for sending.