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Build a Digital ‘Company Town’ and Start Selling to Its Residents

Ray ManleyApril 15, 2015 The quaint hamlet of Scotia, nestled among Northern California’s tall redwoods, was the country’s last company town. Since 1863 the entire community was owned by the Pacific Lumber Company. After a 2008 bankruptcy, the town fell into the hands of a Manhattan hedge fund and residents weren’t pleased, but that’s another … Continue reading Build a Digital ‘Company Town’ and Start Selling to Its Residents