Tech icon criticizes San Francisco, announces move to Florida: ‘Impossible to stay here’

Bay Area tech icon Keith Rabois announced he’s leaving San Francisco permanently — and he is criticizing the city on his way out.

Rabois, an early executive at PayPal, Square, LinkedIn and more, told Fortune he is “moving imminently” because he’s finding it “impossible to stay” in San Francisco. After living in the Bay Area for 20 years, he said he plans on moving to Florida.

“I think San Francisco is just so massively improperly run and managed that it’s impossible to stay here,” Rabois told Fortune. He told the publication other friends in his peer group have done the same, and a look at his Twitter account shows multiple tweets about the so-called San Francisco exodus.

Rabois is a legend in Silicon Valley as an investor and a tech exec. He rose to prominence as part of the PayPal Mafia,

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Seacoast icon, Markey’s Lobster Pool, for sale

By Angeljean Chiaramida
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SEABROOK – Markey’s Lobster Pool, one of the Seacoast’s most famous restaurants, is up for sale, and it can be yours for under $4 million.

Currently owned and operated by Thomas S. Markey III, the riverside Seabrook eatery was opened by his father in 1971, and has been a staple for fish and lobster lovers for about 50 years.

“I am very sad,” said Salisbury Selectwoman Wilma McDonald. “Their lobster bisque and fish sandwich are amazing. It’s a pound of haddock on a hamburger bun. I don’t know what I’m going to do.”

McDonald said scores of youths from throughout the Seacoast and the Merrimack Valley got their first jobs at Markey’s, going back year after year during the summers.

“My niece and my nephew worked there,” she said. “Everyone worked there, and they were incredibly generous to their employees.”

Markey’s is located on Route

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