Here’s The Moment LinkedIn Became A Publicly-Traded Company

LinkedIn NYSE

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Today, LinkedIn became a publicly-traded company.That means Reid Hoffman and other LinkedIn executives spent the morning on the NYSE trading floor ringing the opening bell.

We got a hold of some of the photos from LinkedIn’s PR people.

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