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Primary Role
Venture Partner @
Investments
4 Investments in 4 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://about.me/dickcostolo
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Person Details

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Since October 2010, Dick has been the Chief Executive Officer of Twitter, where he was responsible for the growth and management of the overall business. Previously, as Twitter’s Chief Operating Officer, he oversaw monetization and day to day operations.

Before joining Twitter, Dick was co-founder and CEO of FeedBurner, a digital content syndication platform that was acquired by Google in 2007. While at Google, Dick was Group Product Manager on the Ads team responsible for social media ads.

Previously, Dick lived and worked in Chicago, where he founded and ran two digital media companies: SpyOnIt, a web page monitoring service, and Burning Door Networked Media, a web design and development consulting company. Dick was also an improv performer with the acclaimed Annoyance Theater.

He graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S. in Computer Science.

Jobs (4)

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Venture Partner

2016 - Current   (9 months)
Past
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Oct 1, 2010
Jul 1, 2015
CEO
2007
Jul 1, 2009
Group Product Manager, Ads
2003
2007
Co-Founder, CEO

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Investments (4)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Apr, 2016$4.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2010$4.75M / Series APersonal Investment
Oct, 2007undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2007$5M / Series APersonal Investment

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