Facts of Jack Dorsey
|Full Name:||Jack Dorsey|
|Age:||44 years 0 months|
|Birth Date:||November 19, 1976|
|Birth Place:||St. Louis, Missouri|
|Net Worth:||8.3 billion USD|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed(Italian, German, Irish)|
|Profession:||Internet Entrepreneur, Businessman and Computer Programmer|
|Father's Name:||Tim Dorsey|
|Mother's Name:||Marcia Dorsey|
|Education:||New York University|
|Hair Color:||dark brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces|
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When people come to Twitter and they want to express something in the world, the technology fades away. It's them writing a simple message and them knowing that people are going to see it
The interesting products out on the Internet today are not building new technologies. They're combining technologies. Instagram, for instance: Photos plus geolocation plus filters. Foursquare: restaurant reviews plus check-ins plus geo
The idea of Twitter started with me working in dispatch since I was 15 years old, where taxi cabs or firetrucks would broadcast where they were and what they were doing.
Relationship Statistics of Jack Dorsey
|What is Jack Dorsey marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|Is Jack Dorsey having any relationship affair ?:||Yes|
|Is Jack Dorsey gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Jack Dorsey was in a relationship with the English cartoonist Lily Cole for six months. The relationship started from December 2012 and ended in June 2013. They don’t have any children from this relationship.
Jack is currently in a relationship with the 31-year-old American personality Kate Greer. She is a New York yoga instructor.
They have been together since 2013 and the relationship seems to be going strong as the couple has posted numerous pictures of them together of their visits on the social sites.
The future of the relationship is not discussed by them and no news regarding affairs of any kind has emerged as of now. They don’t have any children from this relationship.
- 1 Who is Jack Dorsey?
- 2 Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Nationality and Ethnicity
- 3 Jack Dorsey: Education, School/College University
- 4 Jack Dorsey: Professional Life and Career
- 5 Jack Dorsey: Salary and Net Worth(1.44 billion)
- 6 Jack Dorsey: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 7 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 8 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Who is Jack Dorsey?
Jack Dorsey is an American internet entrepreneur, businessman and a computer programmer mostly known as the co-founder and CEO of Twitter. He is also the founder of a mobile payment company ‘Square’. He is one of the most successful entrepreneurs of this generation.
Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Nationality and Ethnicity
Jack was born on November 19, 1976, in St. Louis. His ethnic background is Italian, German and Irish. His nationality is American.
His mother’s name is Marcia (Smith) and father’s name is Tim Dorsey. His uncle’s name is Daniel Dorsey. There is no information on his siblings.
Jack Dorsey: Education, School/College University
Having developed an interest in computers at an early age, Jack began programming while he was still a student at Bishop DuBourg High School.
He later joined Missouri University of Science and Technology and then transferred to New York University. He dropped out of college before receiving a degree from other computer science entrepreneurs.
Jack Dorsey: Professional Life and Career
After dropping out of college, Jack started his own company in 2000 in Oakland. The company’s function was to dispatch couriers, taxis, and emergency services from the Web. He first came up with the idea of Twitter while he was still at the New York University.
After approaching Odeo to pitch his concept, he started a new company along with Evan Williams. The first tweet was tweeted by Jack on March 21, 2006.
Although mocked by many upon its release, Twitter started gaining support and the number of the active users in the site started rising gradually. Twitter also became a platform for U.S. Presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain in 2008 and was used as a method for updating their supporters while on the campaign trail.
By 2010, Twitter already had more than 105 million users who tweeted 55 million times a day. Jack started to get involved in other projects after the success of Twitter.
He invested in the social networking company Foursquare and launched a new venture, Square. Square allows people to receive their credit card payments through a tiny device which is plugged into their mobile phone or computer.
After getting involved in numerous projects, Jack’s fortune grew tremendously. He soon became a Billionaire. As of now, he is serving as the CEO of Twitter. He is also an on-record donor to Democratic Party candidates.
He also became a new member of the board of directors of The Walt Disney Company on December 24, 2013.
Jack Dorsey: Salary and Net Worth(1.44 billion)
Jack Dorsey’s net worth is a large sum of 8.3 billion USD making him one of the youngest Billionaire of this generation.
Jack Dorsey: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Jack has been part of numerous rumors in his career. His company Twitter was rumored to be on the verge of being sold to Disney. His firing from Twitter was a subject of numerous controversies. Him getting rid of Noah Glass from the company had also been criticized by many.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Moving towards his body measurements, he has a good height of 5 feet 10 inches with bodyweight 75kg. He has dark brown hair color and his eye color is blue.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Jack Dorsey is active on Instagram and Twitter but he is not active on Facebook. He has more than 201 k followers on Instagram and has more than 4.7 m followers on Twitter.