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Jack Dorsey

CEO and Cofounder, Square, Inc.
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Net worth 2018: $3.79 Billion
Industry: Technology
Residence: St. Louis
Country: United States
BirthDay: 19 November 1976
Height: 1.8 m
Education: Drop Out, New York University
BIOGRAPHY

Jack Dorsey was bornon 19 November 1976 in St. Louis, United States, is CEO and Cofounder, Square, Inc.. Jack Dorsey is #760 in List Billionaires People In The World. Tatooed entrepreneur Jack Dorsey has been CEO of popular social media firm Twitter since June 2015, his second time in that job. Dorsey cofounded Twitter in 2006 with Ev Williams, Biz Stone and Noah Glass and was CEO until 2008. In October 2016 Twitter laid off about 8% of staff, roughly 350 people, to cut costs. Dorsey promised to give one third of his shares to employees over time. He also serves as CEO of payments company Square, which he cofounded in 2009. It went public in late 2015.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2012

$1.1 Billion

2013

$1.3 Billion

2014

$2.7 Billion

2015

$2.2 Billion

2016

$1 Billion

2017

$1.3 Billion

2018

$3.79 Billion

TIMELINE
2018

" In January 2018, it was reported that Dorsey would not seek re-election at Disney's March annual meeting, due to increased difficulty at avoiding conflicts of interest

2016

Dorsey was ranked by Fox Business as the #4 Worst CEO of 2016

2015

On October 14, 2015, Square filed for an IPO to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange

2013

Greer, who holds a psychology degree, and Dorsey have reportedly been dating since June 2013

2012

He was in a relationship with model Lily Cole in 2012 and 2013

2011

He served as a judge for New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's NYC BigApps competition in 2011

2010

The couple was first spotted together in 2010, but they reportedly split not long after

2009

The company grew from 10 employees in December 2009 to over a hundred employees by June 2011

2008

In 2008, he was named to the MIT Technology Review TR35 as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35

2000

In July 2000, building on dispatching and inspired in part by LiveJournal and by AOL Instant Messenger, he had the idea for a Web-based realtime status/short message communication service

1995

Dorsey attended the University of Missouri–Rolla for two-plus years (1995–1997) before transferring to New York University, but he dropped out in 1999, one semester short of graduating

1976

Jack Patrick Dorsey (born November 19, 1976) is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur who is co-founder and CEO of Twitter, and founder and CEO of Square, a mobile payments company

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