Entries in Harvard (3)

Tuesday
May122009

Bill Gates | Microsoft

Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955 in Seattle, Washington. He attended Harvard University before dropping out in 1975. Gates along with Paul Allen founded Microsoft, one of the most succesful start-ups of the computer age. In 2000 Gates and his wife Melinda created the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the largest transparently operated charitable foundation in the world.

 

 

 

Tuesday
Jun022009

Chris Hughes | Facebook

image source: USV/Flickr Chris Hughes was born on November 26, 1983. He attended Harvard University where he along with college roommates Mark Zuckerberg and Dustin Moskovitz founded Facebook. During the 2008 presidential campaign he played a very integral role in developing the social networking aspect of Barack Obama's campaign on My.BarackObama.com.

 

 

 

Tuesday
Jun022009

Mark Zuckerberg | Facebook

image source: Elaine Chan and Priscilla Chan/Wikimedia Commons

Mark Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984 in White Plains, New York. He attended Harvard University where he along with his roommates Chris Hughes and Dustin Moskovitz started Facebook. Facebook is one of the most successful social networking sites to date.