Kevin Systrom, Entrepreneur and Engineer
Systrom is best known for being the CEO and co-founder of Instagram. Instagram was launched in San Francisco in 2010 and hit 80 million users by July 2012, being one of the quickest growing services ever. After graduating from Stanford, the entrepreneur worked at Google as an associate product marketing manager. He co-founded Instagram and sold it to Facebook for $1 billion in cash in April 2012. In one interview with Forbes, he said “Instagram is a new form of communication that’s an ideal fit with the always-with-you iPhone in today’s social media world. Instagram’s a social network built around photos, where people can quickly comment on or ‘like’ photos and share them on Twitter or Facebook.â€ Check out the CEO’s dynamic page for yourself!