StripeCEO Patrick Collison got engaged this weekend, and he announced it on Twitter Sunday with an industry joke. “Hit our engagement metrics this weekend!” Collison wrote on Twitter, with well-wishing commenters-including fellow Silicon Valley execs – playing along with the joke. Collison, who keeps his personal life private from social […]
College students accrued more than $US1 trillion in debt last year pursuing higher education. However, there are incredibly successful tech executives, such as Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates, who started multi-billion-dollar companies without ever getting a college degree. Here are 23 tech founders and executives who never graduated college, but […]
Stripe, the payments company founded eight years ago by two Irish brothers, is now worth $US9.2 billion ($AU12.4 billion). Patrick Collison, the 29-year-old CEO of Stripe, says he still wakes up 20 emails in his inbox telling him all the things Stripe is doing wrong. On an episode of NPR’s […]
On a foggy day in San Francisco in May, politicians and tech moguls gathered outside Salesforce Tower, the tallest office building west of the Mississippi, to celebrate the skyscraper’s grand opening. This was peak San Francisco – a display of power and influence topped off by Marc Benioff holding hands […]
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