Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg announced the creation of an advocacy group called Fwd.us to lobby for immigration changes, higher academic standards and investments in scientific research.
Reid Hoffman, co-founder and chairman of LinkedIn Corp. and an early investor in Facebook Inc., plans to sell some of his shares in the world’s largest social network prior to its initial public offering this year.
If the attendees at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, this week are the story of people who lead in politics and business or aspire to, the names of those not making the trip tell a different tale.
John Doerr, the lead partner at venture capital powerhouse Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, is joining Zynga Inc.’s board of directors, bolstering governance at the game maker as it seeks to revive growth.
Reid Hoffman, the entrepreneur who created LinkedIn, is also the embodiment of it. As the most connected man in Silicon Valley, Hoffman has leveraged his own vast web of personal and professional connections to get in on the ground floor of most of the hot tech companies of the past decade, including Facebook Zynga, Flickr, and Digg. TONIGHT on Bloomberg Game Changers at 9P ET. (Source: Bloomberg)
Reid Hoffman, co-founder and chairman of LinkedIn Corp., talks about the social media industry and his book, "The Start-Up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career." He spoke with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West" on March 15. (Source: Bloomberg)