Posts Tagged ‘co founder’

Jerry what??
Don’t worry you will soon know who he is …

These are the five things you’ve known about him…

1). He is a Chinese American entrepreneur and the co-founder, former CEO of Yahoo! Inc.

2). Yang graduated from Sierramont Middle School, and Piedmont Hills High School, then went on to receive his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford University

3). He co-created in April 1994 with David Filo an Internet website consisting of a directory of other websites called “Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web”. It was renamed “Yahoo!” (an exclamation).

4). Yang is married to Akiko Yamazaki, born in Costa Rica. She graduated from Stanford University with a degree in industrial engineering. They met each other at Stanford during the Kyoto overseas program in 1992.

5). Jerry Yang and his wife gave USD $75 million to Stanford University, which went to building the “Jerry Yang and Akiko Yamazaki Environment and Energy Building

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Paul who? that’s what most people say before i tell them five things which they should have known about him..

The five things…

1). He co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates
2). Allen is the 32nd richest person in the world, worth about $10.5 billion.
3). He is 12th on its list of the richest Americans
4). He is the founder and chairman of Vulcan Inc and Charter Communications
5). Allen owns three professional sports teams: the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League, the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association[3], and the Seattle Sounders FC.

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