Jack Dorsey Biography
Jack Dorsey is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur. He was born as Jack Patrick Dorsey. Jack is the co-founder and CEO of Twitter? He is also the founder and CEO of Square, a mobile payments company.
In his younger days, Jack occasionally worked as a fashion model. By the time he was 14 years old, Jack had become interested in dispatch routine and some of the open-source software he created in the area of dispatch logistics is still used by taxicab companies.
Jack Dorsey Age
Jack is 46 years old as of 2022, he was born on 19 November 1976.
Jack Dorsey Height
Jack stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.1.8 m.
Jack Dorsey Education
Jack went to the Catholic Bishop DuBourg High School. He later attended the University of Missouri–Rolla for two-plus years between 1995 to 1997, before transferring to New York University where he dropped in 1999 one semester away from graduating.
Jack Dorsey Family
Jack was born to his mother Marcia Dorsey and Tim Dorsey in, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Jack Dorsey Wife
Jack is not yet married. He is still dating. He is rumored to be in a relationship with model Raven Lyn Corneil. In the year 2012, Dorsey moved to the Sea Cliff neighborhood of San Francisco.
Jack Dorsey Girlfriend
Rumors making rounds is that Jack is dating model Raven Lyn Corneil who is 23 years old. This was after Jack and Raven were spotted at the Harper’s Bazaar Icons event in September 2018 during New York Fashion Week.
In the year 2018, Raven was named one of Maxim’s Beautiful Girls after she earned a coveted spot in the Sports Illustrated Swim’s 2018 rookie class.
Jack was previously romantically linked to several women the most serious one being artist Kate Greer. The two were said to have been in a four-year on-again-off-again relationship that began back in 2010.
Jack is also said to have dated ballet dancer Sofiane Sylve and British model/actress Lily Cole. Rumors of his relationship with Cole emerged after he was photographed with Cole on a yacht in St Barts over New Year’s 2012/2013.
Jack Dorsey Gay
Jack was at some point rumored to be gay but his relationship history proves that the allegations were nothing but mere rumors. Jack Dorsey On Joe Rogan’s Podcast.
Jack Dorsey Net Worth
Dorsey has an estimated net worth of 13.6 billion USD. His primary source of career is his work as a technology entrepreneur and philanthropist who is the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, and the founder and CEO of Square, a financial payments company.
Jack Dorsey Twitter
Williams, Stone, and Noah Glass co-founded Obvious Corporation, which later spun off Twitter, Inc., with Jack as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Jack saw the startup through two rounds of funding by venture capitalists and he reportedly lost his position for leaving work early to enjoy other pursuits, such as yoga and fashion design.
As the service began to grow in popularity, Jack chose the improvement of uptime as a top priority, even over creating revenue, which, as of 2008, Twitter was not designed to earn. He described the commercial use of Twitter and its API as two things that could lead to paid features. His three principles as he says, are simplicity, constraint, and craftsmanship.
On October 16, 2008, Jack became the chairman of the board while Williams took over as CEO. Later on March 28, 2011, Jack returned to Twitter as Executive Chairman after Dick Costolo replaced Williams as CEO. Dick Costolo, on June 10, 2015, announced that he was resigning as CEO of Twitter, effective July 1, 2015. Upon Cotolo’s departure, Jack assumed the post of Interim CEO and was later named as the permanent CEO of Twitter on October 5, 2015.
Jack Dorsey Square
Along with co-founder Jim McKelvey, Jack developed a small business platform to accept debit and credit card payments on a mobile device called Square which was released in May 2010. The mobile device which is square-shaped attaches to iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Android devices via the headphone jack and as a mini card reader, it allows a person to swipe their card, choose an amount to transfer to the recipient, and then sign their name for confirmation.
It is also a system for sending paperless receipts via text message or email and is available as a free app for iOS and Android OS. In December 2009, the company grew from 10 employees to over 100 by June 2011. Their office is on Market Street in San Francisco. In September 2012, Square Inc. was valued at US$3.2 billion by Business Insider magazine. Jack is the CEO of Square, Inc and owns around 24.4% of the company.
Jack Dorsey Jewish
Jack on January 21, 2019, acknowledged to a Huffington Post that he had taken advice from a figure known both as Ali Alexander and Ali Akbar. Jack said he took advice on dealing with conservatives from a far-right figure who tweets extensively about Jews, complaining that they are “over-represented” and peddling “Jewish supremacy” and occasionally praising them.
The Wall Street had first reported that Jack had delayed the removal of provocateur and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from Twitter on the advice of Akbar. Jack, however, said, “I don’t act on all of his comments. I listen, and I think that’s the most important thing. I was introduced to him by a friend, and you know, he’s got interesting points. I don’t obviously agree with most. But, I think the perspective is interesting.”
Jack Dorsey Trump
Jack, on 19th January 2019, in an interview with Huffington Post, responded to a hypothetical question on whether Donald Trump would be removed from Twitter if he asked each of his followers to murder one journalist.
In response, Jack said, “That would be a violent threat. We’d definitely… You know we’re in constant communication with all governments around the world. So we’d certainly talk about it.” And when pressed on whether Trump would be subject to a ban, Jack failed to commit to such a ban.
Jack Dorsey Quotes
- Make every detail perfect and limit the number of details to perfect.
- I’ve always been fascinated by cities and how they work. And I taught myself how to program so I can
- understand how the city works.
- A founder is not a job, it’s a role, an attitude.
- You don’t have to start from scratch to do something interesting.
- You can worry about the competition… or you can focus on what’s ahead of you and drive fast.
- Expect the unexpected. And whenever possible, be the unexpected.
- I really like any colony-based structure, where you have a strong dependence on a network… Aspen trees
- grow in groups. If one of them dies, they all suffer.
Twitter is about moving words. Square is about moving money.
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