CoStar is already using Xceligent CEO’s firing for PR Data giant sent email to customers Tuesday night
CoStar’s CEO Andrew Florance and Xceligent’s former CEO Doug Curry
Barely two hours after news of Xceligent CEO Doug Curry’s firing broke Tuesday evening, rival CoStar sent out an email to its customers touting the decision as a moral victory and alleging that he was fired because of CoStar’s accusations in court.
“It seems obvious that Xceligent s board did not find Doug s denials credible,” CoStar wrote, without providing evidence.
CoStar, the leading provider of commercial property and leasing data, sued its rival Xceligent in December, alleging that it systematically stole its data. On Friday it notched a major victory, when an Xceligent contractor told a judge that it was directed to scrape CoStar’s database. Xceligent alleges that CoStar pressured the contractor爱上海同城对对碰