SureID has eliminated 550 American Jobs, more cuts are coming

SureID tells employees more cuts are coming

SureID notified employees Friday evening that it had received “surprising and disappointing” news from its largest client, the U.S. Navy. As a result, the Hillsboro company said it plans more job cuts.

Once among the Silicon Forest’s most highly touted young tech businesses, SureID has been in crisis since April, when it lost a major deal to supply identification technology to the Navy.

SureID has laid off half or more of its roughly 550 workers in cuts that began May 8.

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