Jeff Weiner gave up his job as the chief executive of LinkedIn, a Microsoft company, earlier this week. He will occupy the office of the executive chairman. I have known Jeff in a professional capacity for a while — he was the guy leading some interesting changes at Yahoo, back when Yahoo was a thing. As someone who … Continue reading Jeff Weiner, the Next Disney CEO?
Fellow photography lover, Kevin Scott, is the new chief technology officer of Microsoft. He comes to Microsoft after spending time at AdMob, Google and LinkedIn. All around great guy! Made with Lecia SL and Leica f2/50mm Summicron APO.
Sean Gourley, who cofounded Quid is one of my favorite people and we often catch up for a coffee and an unstructured conversations about virtually anything, though often it is about data and its role in our contemporary lives. Yesterday, however we met to commiserate about the respective spankings our cricket teams received at the … Continue reading LinkedIn & Zynga & a tale of two hired guns
It has been a few days since I had a chance to sit and read the web — blame it on the slower 3G and WiFi speeds one tends to encounter when traveling. Nevertheless, here are some that are worth reading today. Oakland As are money balling again. [Fangraphs] 8 steps for engineering leaders to … Continue reading What I am reading today
Dick Costolo, CEO, Twitter Evan Spiegel, CEO, SnapChat Jeff Weiner, CEO LinkedIn. Continue reading These three guys are not afraid of Facebook