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Company Overview of Twitter, Inc.
Twitter, Inc. operates as a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. It offers various products and services for users, including Twitter that allows users to create, distribute, and discover content; and Vine and video, a mobile application that enables users to create and distribute short looping videos. The company also provides promoted products and services, such as promoted tweets, promoted accounts, and promoted trends that enable its advertisers to promote their brands, products, and services; and subscription access to its data feed for data partners. In addition, it offers a set of tools, public APIs, and embeddable widgets that developers can use t...
1355 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Founded in 2006
Key Executives for Twitter, Inc.
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $124.0K
Senior Vice President of Engineering
Total Annual Compensation: $276.7K
Senior Vice President of Product
Total Annual Compensation: $254.6K
Director of Communications, General Counsel and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $284.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.
Twitter, Inc. Key Developments
Twitter Announces Appointment of Kinda Ibrahim as Director of Media Partnerships for the Middle East and North Africa
Nov 12 15
Twitter has appointed Kinda Ibrahim as Director of Media Partnerships for the Middle East and North Africa. Kinda's team will work to accelerate Twitter's push for content partnerships across the news, politics, sports, TV and entertainment verticals. Her team will work with key publishers to prioritize Twitter as their platform to engage with their audience across Twitter's live, public platforms, including Twitter, Vine and Periscope. Kinda has over 12 years of international experience in digital media, marketing and analytics acquired in both the Middle East and North America. She joins Twitter from Microsoft where she was the Editor-in-Chief responsible for English MSN Arabia.
Twitter Hires Mark Little as Vice President of Media for Europe and Africa
Nov 10 15
Mark Little, the founder of News Corp. owned social news agency Storyful, has been hired as a senior executive across Twitter's international operation. Little will take the role of vice president of media for Europe and Africa. He will report to Katie Jacobs Stanton, Twitter's vice president of social media, starting in December based out
of Twitter's Dublin office.
Flipboard Sale Stalled
Oct 29 15
Flipboard, Inc. sale talks have been stalled due to the departure of several top executives. There are no active takeover discussions, according to Bloomberg, citing sources familiar with the plans but who asked not to be identified. Flipboard has been the subject of takeover talk by Apple Inc. (NasdaqGS:AAPL), Yahoo! Inc. (NasdaqGS:YHOO), Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) and Alphabet Inc. (NasdaqGS:GOOGL).
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