February 7, 2023
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Powering up a vision: Visus founder turned setbacks into software


Michael Daoud, founder of Santa Barbara-based custom software firm Visus, came to the U.S. after fleeing war in Lebanon. He started his own company after losing a job. (Alex Drysdale photo) With less than two dozen people, Santa Barbara-based Visus has helped some of the  biggest names in the region, including Deckers Outdoor Corp. and…


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