Employees sometimes actually do leave the den of happiness at Zappos, but we assume it’s always for a higher cause. Like the three guys who took a whacky idea drummed up during Las Vegas Startup Weekend and turned it into the Rumgr iPhone app, which allows users to snap a picture of unwanted items and post them for sale. How successful has Rumgr been? Not only did the trio bail on Zappos, but they recently attracted $500,000 in venture funding. Here’s hoping they don’t spend it all on cubicle decorations and hanging ferns.
Best of the City 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products