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Many ‘advisers’ to the company in its formative years were paid between 0.1 to 0.25 per cent of the company, according to a former employee. This now translates into tens and hundreds of millions.
After a 5-for-1 stock split in October 2010, the engineer would now have the right to buy around 325,000 shares. Assuming a $40 share price, that would yield a profit of more than $12million.
Windfall: The new millionaires will no doubt already be flicking through catalogues of luxury cars and yachts
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Facebook employees past and present are already hatching plans on spending potential new wealth, even as regulations typically prevent employee stock options from being cashed in for six months.
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Office: Facebook’s headcount has swelled from 700 employees in late 2008 to more than 3,000 today. There will be more than a thousand people looking at million-dollar-plus paydays after it goes public
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The artist who painted Facebook’s 1st office took stock instead of cash — and now he is worth $200 million The artist who painted Facebook’s 1st office took stock instead of cash — and now he is worth $200 million
Facebook’s headcount has swelled from 700 employees in late 2008 to more than 3,000 today. There will be more than a thousand people looking at million-dollar-plus paydays after it goes public.
‘Facebook aspires to build the services that give people the power to share and help them once again transform many of our core institutions and industries,’ he wrote.
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The state of California will also benefit from the IPO by reaping hundreds of millions of dollars in capital gains taxes, from investors and employees profiting from Facebook stock sales.
‘At Facebook, we’re inspired by technologies that have revolutionised how people spread and consume information’
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As a college-focused social network, Mark Zuckerberg’s company was everything Choe, who had dropped out of school and had no interest in anything like MySpace or Friendster, hated.
A graffiti artist who painted the walls of Facebook’s first headquarters seven years ago is set for a bumper payday of $200million after he agreed to take Facebook stock instead of cash for his work.
Outstanding graffiti: Mr Choe’s work is seen here on a lift, left, and stairwell, right, of the Facebook offices
Artist David Choe hated college and social networks, but took the stock anyway.
Graffiti artist who took shares instead of cash for painting Facebook’s first HQ seven years ago to make $200MILLION in stock market float Social networking giant filed documents last night to begin trading publiclyStock expected to start trading in May; employees set for huge windfallPutting together bucket lists of purchase ideas including space travelCharity donations, house sales and car purchases expected to boom
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‘At Facebook, we’re inspired by technologies that have revolutionised how people spread and consume information.
California, which has a state government facing a $9.2billion deficit, taxes capital gains from stock sales and could be in for a big revenue boost when Facebook goes public.
Engineers are the most richly rewarded. A former Facebook recruiter said in 2009, the company gave an engineer with 15 years’ experience options to buy about 65,000 shares at $6 per share.
Many “advisers” to the company at that time, which is how Mr. Choe would have been classified, would have received about 0.1 to 0.25 percent of the company, according to a former Facebook employee. That may sound like a paltry amount, but a stake that size is worth hundreds of millions of dollars, based on a market value of $100 billion. Mr. Choe’s payment is valued at roughly $200 million, according to a number of people who know Mr. Choe and Facebook executives.
Dustin Moskovitz Age: 27 Net worth: $3.5billion Holds a 6 per cent stake in Facebook previously worth $1.3billion ROLE: A co-founder and the social-networking site’s first chief technology officer, Moskovitz left in 2008 and started Asana, a software company that allows individuals and small companies to better collaborate.
“I believed in Sean,” Choe said. “I didn’t care about Face[book]. I’m like, this kid knows something, and I’m going to bet my money on him.”
‘When wealth is created like that and folks are holding highly appreciating assets, it’s a great opportunity to start a philanthropic legacy’
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He is looking into a space trip that would cost $200,000 or more with Virgin Galactic or one of the other companies working on future space tourism. He expects his shares to be worth $50million.
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The flotation of Facebook could see a billion-dollar windfall for Irish singer Bono.
Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg outlined five core values for Facebook, in a letter to potential investors. The letter appears in regulatory filings for Facebook’s initial public offering of stock. Here are the five values:Focus on ImpactIf we want to have the biggest impact, the best way to do this is to make sure we always focus on solving the most important problems. It sounds simple, but we think most companies do this poorly and waste a lot of time. We expect everyone at Facebook to be good at finding the biggest problems to work on.
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The filing laid bare a number of key facts about the previously secretive firm – and exposed Mr Zuckerberg’s strict control over many aspects of the company’s management.
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“He got a super-sharp haircut, started working out every day, got tan, got a nice suit,” Choe added. “I’m like, ‘This guy’s crazy.'”
Choe said he was there when Thiel invested in Facebook, so knew the company would be able to pay the $60,000 he had asked for.
Bono has been accused in the past of alleged tax avoidance in his native Ireland and was the subject of a protest at Glastonbury last year.
Wealth managers and investment advisers are also looking to win new clients. ‘A lot of them are going to be multimillionaires at 30 and live to be 100,’ said one based in San Ramon, California.
For many of Facebook’s staffers, the IPO will help pay off school loans and buy a house or car. Many homeowners and real-estate agents in California are eagerly anticipating a surge of new buyers.
The imminent flood of Facebook dollars is sure to provide a welcome boost to various local businesses in the Silicon Valley area, from high-end car dealerships to wine merchants.
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While weak financial markets downsize IPOs, Facebook seems destined to set a new benchmark in a region famous for minting fortunes, with even the rank-and-file employees reaping millions.
“Most people would have said, ‘Look, you know the odds of anybody really taking off with an internet company,'” Stern said in his interview with Choe. “Most of these companies come and go all the time, especially back then. So, you must have been half out of your mind to turn down the $60,000.”
The company is also, perhaps surprisingly, concerned too many users will adopt Facebook apps for smartphones and other mobile devices – because the apps do not carry advertising, and therefore do not bring in revenue for the site.
But Choe said it was his faith in Parker that convinced him to take the stock.
Despite owning no more than a quarter of shares, he will control 57 per cent of votes even after the sale of shares to the public.
Waiting on Wall Street: Facebook’s IPO filing is revealing how much it intends to raise from the stock market, what it plans to do with the money and details on its own financial performance and future growth prospects
Cartoon graphics: Mr Choe’s work is also on the stairs, left, and bathroom, right, of the Palo Alto headquarters
In its regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Facebook said it hopes to raise $5billion in its IPO – a new record for a tech company, surpassing Google’s $1.9billion IPO in 2004.
The company hopes to list its stock under the ticker symbol ‘FB’ on the New York Stock Exchange or Nasdaq Stock Market.
‘We often talk about inventions like the printing press and the television – by simply making communication more efficient, they led to a complete transformation of many important parts of society.
But the company faces the risk that talented staff will leave with their newfound wealth to make their own mark in technology by becoming entrepreneurs or investing in other promising start-ups.
Although Mr Choe reportedly considered the idea of Facebook ‘ridiculous and pointless’ at the time of his painting, he took the stock when offered the option, reported the New York Times.
Sean Parker persuaded artist David Choe to take stock instead of cash for painting the walls of Facebook’s first office. Now that stock is worth $200 million.
The filing makes it clear that China, where Facebook is currently banned, is the next big target – but expresses doubt that it can craft a censorship policy which would be ‘acceptable to us and to the Chinese government’.
Now, after a blockbuster $5billion Facebook stock exchange flotation moved a step closer last night, he is one of at least 1,000 company employees finally on their way to becoming millionaires.
By Mark Duell and Hugo Gye Updated: 00:46 BST, 3 February 2012
‘Facebook aspires to build the services that give people the power to share and help them once again transform many of our core institutions and industries’
While it may seem that everyone in the English-speaking world has a Facebook account, in fact the site has only penetrated 60 per cent of the market in the U.S. and the UK, and is most popular in Chile, Turkey and Venezuela.
Choe had been charging more and more for his work, but having just come out of prison, he was broke. So he asked Facebook for $60,000 to decorate the whole building. Instead he walked away with stock — and no guarantees Facebook would amount to anything.
‘In reality, hacking just means building something quickly or testing the boundaries of what can be done’
So when Facebook’s first office needed decorating, Parker called on Choe.
According to another former Facebook employee, it was not unusual for the company to offer some executive-level hires up to 100,000 restricted shares as recently as three years ago.
Big spending: Facebook employees set to benefit from the upcoming IPO are looking at space voyages with Virgin Galactic, left, and an expedition to Mexico with an archaeological Mayan ruins programme, right
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But he will not prove much of a burden to the company financially – his salary, which was $500,000 in 2011, is set to drop to just $1 next year.
Other work: Mr Choe also did the cover art for Jay-Z and Linkin Park’s hit 2004 music album Collision Course, left, and even created a poster of President Barack Obama that reportedly hangs in the White House, right
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. as he reveals he’s already met Zara’s parents Love Island: Caroline Flack reveals the truth about Georgia and Jack’s kiss in new footage as she brands Wes a ‘liar’ Dramatic Ferne McCann flaunts her sensational figure in a TINY gingham top and frilly shorts combo as she soaks up the sun Welcomed her daughter eight months ago Beauty guru Joyce Bonelli reaches out to the Kardashian clan on Instagram.
.. after the famous family ‘fire’ and unfollow her on social media ‘I hope he stays like this’: Kate and Archbishop of Canterbury share joke about Louis as she cradles ‘very relaxed and peaceful’ Prince Lara Stone puts on an affectionate display as she shares a kiss with beau David Grievson in the crowd at Wimbledon Looked close Stella McCartney, Amber Heard and Lara Stone lead the Wimbledon fashion as they serve up this summer’s top trends in greens and stripes Lottie Moss turns heads in pea green pyjama-style ensemble for a girls’ day out at Wimbledon with Tina Stinnes Bold style statement Chip off the old block! Mary McCartney’s son looks the spitting image of his very famous grandfather as he enjoys a day out at Wimbledon Georgie Ainslie dazzles in a chic white floral dress as she and Sir Ben join a star-studded Wimbledon audience to see week two kick off in style Jennifer Lawrence takes a smoke break while sporting ruffled dress and cowboy boots as she chats to friends at party Animated Kris Jenner, 62, looks chic in a midnight blue maxi dress as she hits the shops with toyboy Corey Gamble, 37, in Italy Still going strong Chanelle Hayes flaunts her jaw-dropping weight loss with impressive before and after picture after embarking on a healthy lifestyle Fit and healthy Lady Victoria Hervey, 41, flaunts her peachy posterior in TINY aztec bikini during idyllic Malibu beach day British socialite topped up her tan Julia Louis-Dreyfus, 57, looks impressively toned as she vacations in Hawaii after ‘great results’ from cancer fight Good times Khloe Kardashian reveals she stopped breast-feeding daughter True.
.. three months after giving birth She gave birth on April 12 Sofia Richie, 19 poses in a bikini top just after Scott Disick’s ex Kourtney Kardashian, 39, did so… and fans call her out for it Not happy Love Island’s Ellie insists she did NOT enter the villa to break up Jack and Dani.
.. as Darylle reveals they’re all getting matching tattoos Love Island: Laura left heartbroken as new Jack REJECTS her attempts at reconciling with him after Georgia kiss argument Unlucky in love Holly Willoughby flaunts her legs in a pink mini-dress.
.. as she reveals This Morning autocue is so large because she and Phillip ‘can’t read very well’ Love Island’s Montana Brown flaunts her incredible figure in a striking yellow bikini as she enjoys sun-soaked trip to LA Showcased her derriere Glam on the go! Kate Beckinsale touches up her lipstick as she heads out in stilettos and elegant black jumpsuit Chic The Bachelorette: Colton Underwood, 26, reveals virgin status to Becca Kufrin and still gets rose Finally told Becca about his lifelong chastity Kerry Katona is SLAMMED by fans as she posts shirtless ‘body-builder’ photo of her 10-year-old son.
.. and reveals ‘he’s been training hard’ Karrueche Tran struts around in gold hot pants and matching crop to as she performs Cardi B’s hit Bodak Yellow on Lip Sync Battle Katie Price claims ‘lying and manipulative’ estranged husband Kieran Hayler didn’t take sex addiction therapy seriously Doubts Giuliana Rancic takes a hike with Bill.
.. as the couple vacation with friends ahead of her return to the E! News network Three-year hiatus Ciara and husband Russell Wilson dance as they head to South Africa for their honeymoon… two years after wedding Quality time Tyra Banks confirms Life Size 2 movie sequel starring Francia Raisa.
.. as it appears Lindsay Lohan won’t return Sequel to 2000 Disney original Abbey Clancy poses with a huge plate of fries as she joins Denise Van Outen at her sister Elle’s Prosecco-filled 21st birthday bash Revealed: The special reason Victoria Beckham is including POCKETS in designs (and it’s all to do with the crystals she carries for a confidence boost) Josie Gibson enjoys a well-deserved pamper day at beauty event as pregnant reality star awaits the arrival of her baby boy Mother-to-be Kelly Brook shocks as she goes completely NAKED during private massage in lavender field in Kent Stripped off on This Morning Cristiano Ronaldo brushes lips with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez in racy snap as footballer gets over Portugal’s World Cup exit with family holiday Emily Ratajkowski leaves little to the imagination as she flaunts her perky posterior in a plunging thong swimsuit Racy Victoria Silvstedt, 43, cuts a youthful figure in a skimpy pink bikini while luxuriating on a yacht in Saint Tropez Luxuriated on the French Riviera Liam Payne puts on a bizarre American accent during his first public appearance in France following split from Cheryl Unusual Niall Horan strips off his shirt to soak up the rays in Brazil as he enjoys some downtime during South American leg of his world tour Rest and relaxation Padma Lakshmi, 47, shares stunning throwback bikini photo after complaining Western food is dictated by ‘a few dead Frenchmen’ Hugh Jackman beams as he overhears neighbour playing Greatest Showman song after bike ride in San Francisco Couldn’t hide his delight Kylie Jenner reveals she’s had ALL her lip filler removed as she shows off noticeably smaller pout Broke the news on Instagram Vicky Pattison shows off her curves in pretty print dress for date day with fiance John Noble at Wimbledon Katie Price, 40, and toyboy Kris Boyson, 29, pack on the PDA as they slip into matching robes for a relaxing spa day Had fun on a golf cart Lady Kitty Spencer shares footage of herself in floods of tears backstage before opening Dolce & Gabbana’s breathtaking Alta Moda show Naomi Campbell wows in feathered gown.
.. while Ashley Graham sizzles in plunging lace dress as they walk in Dolce & Gabbana’s Alta Moda Show in Italy Gemma Collins flatters her famous curves in vibrant frilled frock as she films new reality show in Marbella Cut a typically glamorous figure Geordie Shore’s Chloe Ferry and Sophie Kasaei sport VERY risque outfits for a drama-filled night out in Newcastle Revealing Love Island’s Rosie Williams PICTURED with footballer Harry Winks.
.. amid claims she is ‘set for new bust up’ with rival Zara McDermott over date Gemma Atkinson reveals losing her dad at 17 taught her the importance of a healthy lifestyle… and says he would have ‘loved’ boyfriend Gorka Inside Nelly’s 4th birthday bash! Billie Faiers shares snaps of wonderland-themed party.
.. featuring lavish buffet, her name in giant letters and a FAIRY The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will serve slices of their wedding fruit cake from SEVEN YEARS ago to guests at Prince Louis’ christening Model Maye Musk, 70, dons an ornate floral headdress and feather-embellished gown as she struts her stuff at Dolce & Gabbana’s star-studdedshow John Leslie accuses police of failing to disclose CCTV that would have cleared him of sexual assault as he makes bizarre Love Island reference Prince Harry spends £8,000 on first edition Winnie The Pooh as a gift for nephew Louis’ christening today Splashed out on a 1926 version Handcuffed Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to new rape charges, then shares a laugh with his lawyer after judge rules he can remain on house arrest James Franco washes his cares away as he hits the waves for a day of surfing in the Hamptons He’s been quietly getting on with work Kendall Jenner’s boyfriend Ben Simmons ‘considers hiring more security’ as his ‘obsessive’ ex Tinashe parties at same clubs as new couple Jack Depp, 16, cosies up to his girlfriend amid speculation over his health as he enjoys blissful beach day with mum Vanessa Paradis and her new husband Brooklyn Beckham, 19, parties with gorgeous girlfriend Lexy Panterra, 29, at Wireless Festival in London Let their hair down Madison Beer braves heatwave in simple yet elegant floral minidress as she takes her expensive Porsche out for a spin Cruise control Step aside, Becky! Meet the VERY glamorous Croatian WAGs set to cheer on England’s opponents at the World Cup semi-final Hailey Baldwin’s engagement ring from Justin Bieber REVEALED as fans share photos of the couple New bling Louis becomes the eighth royal baby to wear the historic Honiton lace christening robe on his special day – just like his big brother and sister before him Zara Tindall says she was ‘more adventurous’ when choosing her baby name than cousin Prince William after announcing Lena Elizabeth’s moniker Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin: The moment the engaged couple first laid eyes on each other in video from 2009 Love at first sight? Tab Hunter, a 1950s Hollywood icon who starred in Damn Yankees and dated Psycho star Anthony Perkins, dies at age 86 Legendary star Ariel Winter adopts a FIFTH dog as she introduces ‘new sister’ German Shepherd to the pack She’s clearly an animal lover Ashley Tisdale ‘gets that blonde ambition back’ with off a chic new bob after chopping off long brunette locks There’s nothing like a fresh new haircut Selena Gomez is all smiles as she enjoys boating trip with her BFF amid ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber’s engagement news Brave face Gwen Stefani wears double denim as she takes her sweet son Kingston, 12, and his young gal pal to buy flowers Doting mother Kourtney Kardashian hits back at troll who asks her where her children are as she poses in skimpy bikini on holiday Social media spat Kimberley Garner shows off her toned abs and peachy derriere in TINY white bikini on sun-soaked Mykonos break Skimpy Charlotte McKinney gets pulses racing as she flashes the flesh in skimpy bikini frolicking on Malibu beach Caught the eye as she hit the beach The changing face of Kylie Jenner: How a reality TV teen transformed her pout and built a lip kit empire before quitting fillers Quite a difference Kim Kardashian flaunts her ample assets in nude bodysuit to announce new ambassador role TV personality showed off her curves Kris Jenner rocks polka dot pajamas while dining on a yacht in Italy with boyfriend Corey Gamble Enjoyed an extended coastal vacation Rebekah Vardy insists she’s ‘not remotely bothered’ by vile trolling from Russian fans at the World Cup Has been subjected to vile abuse Barbara Windsor’s Alzheimer’s battle: Pam St Clement can’t face visiting former EastEnders co-star and worries it will ‘confuse’ her Kate Garraway is snapped at by ‘rude’ Sir Bernard Jenkin during an interview on the Brexit fallout – and is branded ‘vile’ by GMB viewers Lisa Riley, 41, reveals even her closest friends were shocked she lost half her body weight and she wishes she could show her late mum Mel B ‘is unable to pay her back taxes amid ongoing divorce battle with Stephen Belafonte.
.. as it’s estimated the pair owe up to $650k’ Love Island’s Rosie Williams ‘set for new bust-up’ with rival Zara McDermott as it’s revealed she is ‘dating her footballer ex Harry Winks’ Love Island: Fans cringe as Adam accidentally calls Zara ‘ROSIE’ in a VERY awkward blunder as he professes his love on Aftersun Victoria Beckham shares sizzling snap of shirtless David relaxing in the pool after World Cup celebrations as they move on from divorce claims Geordie Shore’s Chrysten Zenoni shows off her baby bump as she reveals fellow cast mates Alex Macpherson and Nick Murdoch will be ‘baby daddies’ Lily Allen flashes her midriff in vibrant crop top at Wireless after-party.
.. after admitting she considered heroin following Sam Cooper split Cheryl and Liam Payne split: Kimberley Walsh reveals pressures of parenthood and long-distance put a strain on their relationship Look away Beatrice! Princess of York’s ex Dave Clark marries Lynn Anderson in a lavish beach wedding at a five-star Italian resort costing €150,000 a DAY The man behind the royal lens: British photographer Matt Holyoak will take official images at Prince Louis’ Christening – after impressing the Queen Prince Louis to be christened TODAY: Royals gather for the baptism of Kate and William’s 11-week-old son at St James’s Palace Camilla Kerslake and Chris Robshaw tie the knot during romantic ceremony in France.
.. after keeping their engagement secret for TWO YEARS Games Of Thrones star Tom Hopper announces birth of daughter on Instagram and shares bonding moments Happy news Emma Roberts slips into tiny bra and leggings as she shows off her funky workout wardrobe after fitness class Toned and trim Jennifer Lopez turns up the heat as she flaunts her ample cleavage and toned tummy in striped crop top Looking good Kourtney Kardashian dances with cute son Reign while aboard yacht during family vacation in Italy Cute Simon Cowell displays VERY painful-looking sunburn at British Summer Time festival with partner Lauren Silverman Ouch Lizzie Cundy, 50, shows off her new conservative look after revealing her sons were left embarrassed by her risqué outfits Changed her image Coronation Street’s Jennie McAlpine displays her blossoming baby bump in new pregnancy shoot and says motherhood has changed her life Liam Gallagher enjoys a pint of beer with daughter Molly Moorish, 21, at local pub in London after 19 years apart Reunion Ryan Thomas celebrates England’s World Cup win in style as he scores an invite to Pretty Little Things mogul Umar Kamani’s lavish football bash Love Island: Georgia is branded a ‘delusional psycho’ for believing her own lies as she goes from nation’s sweetheart to villa villain Love Island: Fans left in hysterics after the boys bring light relief with hilarious Yorkshire accents and a ‘Do Bits Society meeting’ TV gold Celine Dion rocks an eye-catching sports luxe ensemble as she jets into Taiwan on a private jet ahead of her sold-out tour Her flight will go on Rosie Huntington-Whiteley goes make-up free in black jumpsuit for her flight to LAX Comes three days after she shared steamy snaps from her new campaign Kristen Stewart flashes a peek at her toned tummy as she rocks crop top under check shirt on lunch date with friends in LA Revealing Olivia Culpo slips into a nautical-inspired ruffle bikini as she poses up a storm for desert shoot in Palm Springs Turned up the heat in desert temperatures Charlotte McKinney puts on a cheeky display as she stuns in oversized knit for beach shoot Pranced around Malibu Beach Queen Máxima stuns onlookers as she waves her arms in the air to Shaggy’s hit Hey Sexy Lady at a pop concert with King Willem-Alexander Naya Rivera sells her jaw-dropping five-bedroom LA home for a cool $3.
55 million after finalising her divorce from Ryan Dorsey Stunning property Kylie Jenner rocks curve-clinging attire as she shows off body… and considers going back to blonde The majority of her fans said no Duke of Marlborough’s brother marries his German fiancée in glittering Blenheim Palace ceremony in front of guests including Kate Moss Besotted Princess Madeleine of Sweden posts an adorable snap of her ‘little angel’ Princess Adrienne as she turns four months old Ferne McCann puts on a stylish display on Love Island: Aftersun as fans praise straight-talking star for speaking ‘the truth’ Honest Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin ‘engaged’ as singer ‘pops the question on romantic Bahamas getaway’ Whirlwind romance Ariana Grande defends her and Justin Bieber’s quick engagements after fan blames their shared manager Hitting out Zac Efron continues to sport his hair in dreadlocks following accusations of cultural appropriation Three days since he debuted new look Love Island’s Kendall Rae Knight shows off her legs in white minidress.
.. as Kem Cetinay DENIES romance claims Single Helen Flanagan shares throwback pre-baby body bikini snap after welcoming daughter Delilah last month Can’t wait to get back in shape Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain reveals she only eats one meal a day to keep her weight under control Calorie control Avril Lavigne packs on the PDA with billionaire boyfriend Phillip Sarofim in West Hollywood bistro Enjoying the early days of her romance Jennifer Lopez flaunts her fit figure in striped crop top and matching pant while out in Los Angeles Visited Craig’s in West Hollywood Doting mother Chrissy Teigen shares sweet snapshot of her shirtless husband John Legend sleeping next to their newborn son Miles Family life Hilary Duff shows off growing baby bump in clinging grey top while out with son Luca and boyfriend Matthew The couple are expecting a baby girl Janet Jackson, 52, winds back the clock during powerhouse 2018 Essence Music Festival performance Only days ago she lost her dad Joe Robin Wright breaks her silence on Kevin Spacey’s sexual assault claims and says she rarely interacted with her costar while filming House of Cards Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi brings up rare topic of her adoption as a baby from Chile in YouTube video Discussed the issue with her fans Danny Dyer reveals he’s been teetotal for 18 months as he admits he ‘hates’ the effects of alcohol following his ‘well-documented problems’ Simon Cowell looks every inch the family man on day out with girlfriend Lauren Silverman and son Eric in Malibu Softer side to Simon Love Island’s Adam Collard and Zara McDermott spotted in London after Newcastle getaway.
.. as they rebuild their relationship Rita Ora, 27, flaunts her incredible curves in daring black bikini as she poses alongside her age-defying mother Vera, 52, in Monaco Lookalikes Sofia Richie keeps her cool in casual jean shorts and sheer white crop top as she jets off with boyfriend Scott Disick Romantic date Lily Allen makes shocking confession she considered ‘trying heroin’ following her split from ex-husband Sam Cooper Troubled time Maria Fowler EXCLUSIVE: Ex-TOWIE star shares results of SECOND hair transplant after admitting first procedure ‘knocked her confidence’ ‘I’ve been to hell’: Michael Bublé opens up about his four-year-old son Noah’s cancer battle as he calls him a ‘superhero’ Brave Kourtney Kardashian displays her incredible bikini body as she goes for a swim with her kids during yacht trip around Italy Olivia Culpo braves 117F-degree heat in Palm Springs for Vital Proteins campaign shoot The fifth city she’d visited in 24 hours Abby Lee Miller posts fun snap of herself relaxing in summer sun as she continues cancer battle Just weeks after spinal surgeries Gal Gadot is real-life superhero as she visits children’s hospital in Wonder Woman tiara and bodysuit The actress did a good deed Stephen Baldwin appears to confirm daughter Hailey’s engagement to Justin Bieber with ‘congrats’ tweet Breaking his silence Liam Payne PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Carefree 1D star beams as he rubs shoulders with glamorous models at Dolce & Gabbana runway show in Italy.
.. It was goodbye at last to the Reverend/rapist Osborne Whitworth. But the course of true love still ran far from smoothly for Drake and Morwenna in Poldark Furious Chrissy Teigen hits back at online critic who shamed her for sharing ‘narcissistic’ breast-feeding photo Speaking out Whitney Port flaunts her washboard abs while out with husband Tim and 11-month-old son Sonny Enjoyed some quality time with her family Kate Hudson jokes she and Danny Fujikawa are ‘pregnant together’ as she shows off musician’s food baby in social media snap Happy couple Will Smith celebrates his son Jaden’s 20th birthday with sweet throwback photo of the youngster dressed as Spider-Man Blast from the past ‘Diana would be ashamed’: Meghan’s bitter half-sister calls Prince Harry a ‘wuss’ for ‘allowing the Duchess of Nonsense to mistreat everyone’ Millie Mackintosh flaunts her enviable figure in a black bikini on idyllic Greek honeymoon with Hugo Taylor Looking good Kendall Jenner dons a crop top and jeans for dinner with rumored beau Ben Simmons in Los Angeles Model and sports star looked cosy Mick Jagger, 74, arrives in Poland with girlfriend Melanie Hamrick, 31, and lookalike son Deveraux ahead of Rolling Stones gig Alessandra Ambrosio showcases her toned physique in brown bandeau bikini as she relaxes with friends in Ibiza Beach babe Heidi Klum keeps it casual as she arrives at LAX with beau Tom Maulitz, daughter Lou and mother Erna Opted for the casual chic look Plan B weight loss: Rapper reveals cutting out sugar and booze from his diet helped him to slim down during Sunday Brunch appearance Inside Emma and Matt Willis’ star-studded vow renewal: The couple celebrate 10th anniversary with friends, guests dressed in gowns and McFly Joely Richardson, 53, enjoys night out with her lookalike screen legend mother Vanessa Redgrave, 81, at event in London Family outing Busy Philipps jokingly calls ex-boyfriend Colin Hanks a ‘psychopath’ on Twitter Dated back in college while attending Loyola Marymount University Paloma Faith makes a bold fashion statement in an eccentric tinsel dress during Cornwall gig.
.. after returning to work following money woes Queer Eye couple William Mahnken and Shannan Eller get married in beach ceremony on Amelia Island Romantic Elle Macpherson reveals the secret to preventing jet lag while travelling, her favourite cabin bag and the in-flight beauty routine she swears by ‘My little ladybug’: Kourtney Kardashian throws birthday bash for Penelope as she turns six during family vacation in Italy Family fun Love Island SPOILER: Georgia brands new Jack ‘a liar’ over THAT awkward kiss before Laura ends their romance
Band of brothers: Co-founder and original Facebook spokesman Chris Hughes, 28, left, is worth $700 million, and the social-networking site’s first chief technology officer Dustin Moskovitz, 27, is worth $3.5billion
Simon Cowell puts on an animated display as the sunburnt star joins his glamorous partner Lauren Silverman at his annual Syco Summer Party Simon Pegg reveals he was ‘owned’ by his battle with alcoholism and depression which almost killed him ultimately forcing him to enter rehab The Grand Tour: Sebastian Vettel films with James May and Richard Hammond after British GP win Shocked onlookers as he met with the hosts Katie Price’s mansion is still strewn with rubbish and old furniture as mum Amy forces her to tidy up home in reality show teaser It’s bye bye bun! How the Duchess of Sussex ditched her signature style for a sleek new ponytail at Prince Louis’ christening Sophisticated look Revealed: How a young Meghan Markle’s immaculate handwriting shows she was a ‘disciplined and confident’ teen with a ‘penchant for perfection’ Tristan Thompson serenades and kisses Khloe Kardashian on social media as they move past infidelity Made a public display of affection Hailey Baldwin CONFIRMS engagement to ‘incredible person’ Justin Bieber.
.. but doesn’t want him to have a mustache at the wedding Hailey Baldwin’s ring from Justin Bieber is similar to Blake Lively’s $2m rock… and that may be because the model tweeted in 2012 she liked it EXCLUSIVE: Actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers is surrounded by cops after getting into a ‘drunken fight with his wife and smoking e-cigarette’ on flight
Princess Charlotte and Prince George are gripped by stunning RAF centenary fly-past as 100 iconic aircraft soar over Buckingham Palace – but the grown-up Royals get to watch from the balcony Thailand parties through the night! Country erupts in celebrations as trapped football team is freed from cave and rescue chief praises successful mission fuelled by the ‘POWER OF LOVE’ ‘The Brexit dream is dying’: Boris twists the knife into May with savage parting shot at PM – accusing her of ‘suffocating’ Britain’s exit from the EU and warning country will be ‘a colony’ Try not to smirk too much, Boris: Johnson poses for picture of himself signing his lengthy resignation letter as he accuses May of letting ‘Brexit dream die’.
.. and Jacob Rees-Mogg says he will make a ‘brilliant’ Prime Minister Now even MORE Britons want to leave the EU – an increase of nearly 15% since the Brexit referendum, survey claims Body of teen killed in a New Orleans shooting is dressed in his favorite Boston Celtics jersey and propped up in a chair surrounded by his favorite snacks for memorial service Grieving parents release ‘awful’ final photo of their daughter, 15, who died after ‘taking a single ecstasy tablet branded Duplo’ May makes Jeremy Hunt Foreign Secretary after facing down rebel MPs and telling them they’ll make CORBYN PM as she AVOIDS a no confidence vote (for now) Australian diving expert who rushed from holidays to join the Thai cave rescue reveals the tragic moment he was called to retrieve the lifeless body of a colleague after she ran out of air Hollywood hostage actor who lost his eye, had nose and tongue slit, and was ‘deprived of a member of his body’ by kidnappers breaks his silence – and claims fellow victim had a relationship with captor Sadiq Khan and Piers Morgan clash over Trump ‘baby’ balloon as GMB host asks London mayor: ‘Would you endorse a flying black baby of Obama in a nappy?’ Daredevil free jumper plummets 112ft into a flooded quarry and tears EVERY ligament and tendon in his knee Russian girl, 17, is left sterilised after ‘boyfriend’s jealous ex sexually assaulted her and tortured her with scalding hot water from a shower hose’ ‘The UK’s in turmoil.
.. Meeting Putin might be easier!’ Donald Trump risks snub row with extraordinary comments ahead of visit to UK (but insists Boris is his FRIEND) A&E doctor, 34, ‘blackmailed her landlord by falsely claiming he had abused his daughter in battle to get back her flat deposit’ How the court jester had the last laugh: Tearaway Guy Pelly – who took the blame for Harry’s teenage drug-taking and has two drink drive convictions – is made a royal godfather Final four Thai cave boys and coach are in ‘good health’ but must remain trapped underground for at least one more night as rescuers reload oxygen tanks and pray water levels don’t rise Up to 70,000 people line The Mall as ONE HUNDRED aircraft take to the skies above London in historic fly-past to celebrate RAF centenary – as Typhoons spell out 100 and Red Arrows roar overhead From Spitfire to stealth fighter: How Battle of Britain planes and cutting-edge new jets were among 100 aircraft thundering across skies for RAF centenary Rebekah Vardy shows off the lavish mansion she now shares with England footballer husband Jamie and their five children which even has its own bar as well as a massive garden Mother of murdered Alesha MacPhail pays tribute to her ‘strong little girl’ as she speaks out for the first time since her daughter was found dead Nigel Farage says he may RETURN as Ukip leader if Brexit is not ‘back on track’ by March next year All friends now! May hails ‘productive’ first meeting of new-look Cabinet as she struggles to draw a line under bombshell resignations – but Brexiteers warn she must change policy or face leadership challenge Fury as headteacher posts ‘offensive’ picture of herself in a wheelchair on Facebook while her friends joke about ‘special needs’ as parents call for a misconduct probe Wrapped in the flag! Her Majesty, 92, struggles with the wind as she presents RAF with a new Queen’s Colour ahead of centenary fly-past British Novichok victims were exposed to a ‘substantially higher’ dose of the Russian nerve agent than Skripal and his daughter ‘My heart is broken’: Photographer shares tragic images of her homeless, drug addict son, 20, passed out in the street MOST READ IN DETAIL
‘Watch for Facebook proceeds to buy Palo Alto real estate,’ said David Cowan, a venture capitalist at Bessemer Venture Partners who backed business social network LinkedIn, among other companies.
The artist who painted Facebook’s 1st office took stock instead of cash — and now he is worth $200 million
Be OpenWe believe that a more open world is a better world because people with more information can make better decisions and have a greater impact. That goes for running our company as well. We work hard to make sure everyone at Facebook has access to as much information as possible about every part of the company so they can make the best decisions and have the greatest impact.
Love Island: Wes and Megan shock as they ‘do bits’ with the LIGHTS still on… as she tells the girls she wants him to be her boyfriend Steamy Love Island: Meet new hunks Kieran and Idris set to shake up the villa.
.. as BOTH reveal they have their eyes on Kaz Watch out Josh Liam Gallagher calls his neighbours ‘fantastic people’ after being accused of going on a foul-mouthed rant at them outside new £2.1million home ‘I’m the female Peter Pan’: Nancy Dell’Olio claims YOUNGER men are attracted to her because she never ages – and insists sex in her 50s is better than ever How YOU can steal Rihanna’s glow: Star’s make-up artist reveals her easy tricks – from setting brows with soap to colour-matching foundation ‘You work at H&M!’ Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain reveals how she was mistaken for a SALES assistant while shopping with her daughter Piers Morgan, 53, poses with newly-single Cheryl, 35, and jokes she’s ‘bouncing back with older men’ following split from Liam Payne, 24 Elsa Hosk looks effortlessly chic in polka dot midi dress as she steps out in NYC Highlighted her statuesque figure in the plunging dress Victoria’s Secret model Joy Corrigan flashes her assets as she goes braless in sheer top and hotpants Displayed her phenomenal figure Ariel Winter flashes her ample bust and toned legs in plunging scarlet maxi dress as she steps out in LA Couldn’t resist teasing her sensational frame
The company’s filing even singled out Mr Zuckerberg’s control as a major risk which could jeopardise the company’s performance in future – it pointed out that he was able to vote ‘in his own interests, which may not always be in the interests of our stockholders generally’.
In 2005, Mr. Choe was invited to paint murals on the walls of Facebook’s first offices in Palo Alto, Calif., by Sean Parker, then Facebook’s president. As pay, Mr. Parker offered Mr. Choe a choice between cash in the “thousands of dollars,” according to several people who know Mr. Choe, or stock then worth about the same.
Mr Zuckerberg also pledged to stay true to Facebook’s scrappy roots even on the road to becoming a multinational corporation.
David Choe, 35, was asked to paint the offices in Palo Alto, California, in 2005, and was offered the choice by then-president Sean Parker of being paid a few thousand cash or the equivalent in shares.
Already billionaires: Former Facebook president Sean Parker, 31, right, is worth $2.1billion and owns 4 per cent of Facebook; while co-founder of Facebook Eduardo Saverin, 29, left, is worth only slightly less at $2billion
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Eduardo Saverin Age: 29 Net worth: $2billion Most recently held a 5 per cent stake in Facebook, previously worth $1.1billion, which he has since sold more than half of to invest in new start-ups. ROLE: Co-founder of Facebook
Mr. Choe, who has said that at the time that he thought the idea of Facebook was “ridiculous and pointless,” nevertheless chose the stock.
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Parker, this “skinny, nerdy kid,” told Choe he was going to raise money for Facebook.
If Facebook is eventually valued at $100billion, as most analysts believe, that would make his share worth $1billion.
‘When wealth is created like that and folks are holding highly appreciating assets, it’s a great opportunity to start a philanthropic legacy,’ charitable giving expert Rob Mitchell told MSNBC.
Katie Price admits hitting ‘rock bottom’ in year of hell… as she discusses moving on from her ‘three ex-husband b*****s’ Speaking out Tulisa flaunts her hourglass curves in a baby blue crop top and matching wrap skirt at Syco bash Never been afraid to play around with fashion Chrissy Teigen dons sheer white dress on date night with John Legend at The Handmaid’s Tale finale gala Happy couple Elizabeth Moss and pregnant Yvonne Strahovski dazzle in black as they lead the stars at The Handmaid’s Tale finale screening Side by side Olivia Culpo keeps casual in ripped denim hotpants and a tank top as she enjoys an afternoon of pampering The model caught the eye Kourtney Kardashian rocks sweats as she touches down into LAX with her kids following Italian getaway Back in her native California Kim Kardashian shares cute video of daughter Chicago.
.. after The Game endorsed her for POTUS 2020 Her five-month-old Kylie Jenner flaunts new smaller pout… before making her lips bigger again with lipstick Revealed her thinner lips on Monday Bella Hadid PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Model dons skimpy mismatched bikini as she cools off in Malibu amid heatwave Looking good Blac Chyna flaunts voluptuous curves in lace-up purple crop top and matching skirt while out in LA Paired her ensemble with purple heels
But before he even started painting, Choe had agreed to take a chance on the company.
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Even without access to the Chinese market, and with relatively few users in countries like Japan and South Korea, Facebook made $668million in profit last year, out of total revenue of $3.7billion.
DON’T MISS Princess Charlotte and Prince George are gripped by RAF centenary fly-past as aircraft soar over the Palace – while parents watch from the balcony Caroline Flack, 38, announces she’s SPLIT from fiancé Andrew Brady, 27.
.. amid claims ‘he USED HER and is full of lies’ All over Love Island SPOILER: Jack vows to win Laura back after claiming the spark had gone… as new Islander Idris vies for her affection Man with a mission ‘His head hit the windscreen and he fell to the ground’: Horror moment George Clooney crashed his motorbike into Mercedes in Sardinia Love Island SPOILER: Georgia brands herself ‘loyal’ FOUR TIMES in one sentence.
.. as she flirts up a storm with newbie Idris after gushing ‘I love boys’ Love Island reject Alex Miller begs to go back into the villa to expose ‘deceitful’ Megan Barton Hanson He previously claimed he would ‘wait’ for Megan Drake supports married ‘ex’ Serena Williams at Wimbledon’s Centre Court.
.. but fans beg him to leave as they claim he ‘jinxes’ her matches Rihanna has VERY tense exchange with Hassan Jameel on holiday in Mexico… one month after singer ‘dumped Saudi businessman’ Kylie Jenner removes lip fillers: Star is praised by fans for her ‘youthful and beautiful’ new look as she attends screening for The Handmaid’s Tale Elton John and David Furnish hit the beach with Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka as their sons enjoy a playdate Good times Finding her feet! Meghan puts on a confident display on the Buckingham Palace balcony one month after her nervous debut at Trooping the Colour
‘There’s been discussions of bucket list ideas that people are putting together of things they always wanted to do and now we’ll be able to do it’
The site has 845million active users, and half of them typically visit the site on any given day.
Left-handed Mr Choe told Ion magazine that he developed a ‘dirty style’ because his left hand would always smudge his work as a child – and admitted he even sometimes uses his own blood.
Liquidnet head of private trading Lou Kerner estimates that Facebook now has roughly 2.5billion shares outstanding, which would translate to a per-share price of $40 at a $100billion valuation.
Big money: Facebook’s earliest employees and early venture capital investors will see the biggest paydays. The website’s founder Mark Zuckerberg, pictured, reportedly owns a little over a fifth of the company
‘Today, our society has reached another tipping point. We live at a moment when the majority of people in the world have access to the internet or mobile phones — the raw tools necessary to start sharing what they’re thinking, feeling and doing with whomever they want.’
Chris Hughes Age: 28 Net worth: estimated at $700million ROLE: Co-founder & original Facebook spokesperson. Most recently served as Barack Obama’s Director of online Organizing for his 2008 presidential campaign. Currently the executive director of a new social network called Jumo which connects individuals to global nonprofits.
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This is some turnaround for a firm which, as its founder explained in a letter with the filing, ‘was not originally created to be a company’, and still uses ‘The Hacker Way’ to guide its development.
But the wealth will trickle down to engineers, salespeople and other staffers who later joined the company, since most employees receive salary plus some kind of equity-based compensation.
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Mark Zuckerberg Age: 27 Net worth: $17.5billionOwns 24 per cent of Facebook, previously worth $5.3billion ROLE: Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Facebook Currently creating his own monetary system ‘Facebook Credits’ to facilitate transactions and profits, according to Forbes.
Sean Parker Age: 31 Net worth: $2.1billionOwns 4 per cent of Facebook, worth over $880million ROLE: Former Facebook president, helped capture initial investors for the company
Facebook yesterday submitted paperwork to regulators for the most anticipated initial public offering since Google in 2004, expected to value the hugely-successful company at up to $100billion
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Meanwhile the new Facebook millionaires may decide to donate some of their winnings to charities and non-profitable organisations, with many California-based and national groups set to benefit.
Facebook’s earliest employees and early venture capital investors will see the biggest paydays.
Around the building: This amazing collage, left, is accompanied by this explosive artwork in the cafeteria, right
The U2 frontman’s investment company, Elevation Partners, bought one per cent in Facebook in 2009 for $90million.
IPO: The initial public offering is the biggest ever to come out of the tech hub of Silicon Valley
Geniuses: Mark Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz and Sean Parker are pictured in front of the graffiti by Mr Choe at Facebook’s headquarters in Palo Alto, California, in May 2005
‘The word “hacker” has an unfairly negative connotation from being portrayed in the media as people who break into computers,’ he wrote. ‘In reality, hacking just means building something quickly or testing the boundaries of what can be done.’
‘There’s been discussions of sort of bucket list ideas that people are putting together of things they always wanted to do and now we’ll be able to do it,’ said one ex-employee who joined in 2005.
In a letter included in the filing, Mr Zuckerberg painted a rosy, idealistic picture of Facebook.
He is unlikely to miss his salary, however, as Forbes magazine estimated Mr Zuckerberg’s wealth at $17.5billion in its most recent survey of the richest people in the U.S.
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But then Parker persuaded PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel and LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman to invest in the company.
Some of Choe’s work with fellow artists DVS’1 and Joseph To.Flickr/Daniel Lobo
Build Social ValueOnce again, Facebook exists to make the world more open and connected, and not just to build a company. We expect everyone at Facebook to focus every day on how to build real value for the world in everything they do.
If then-President of Facebook Sean Parker had come to you in 2005, asked you to paint his new offices with a bunch of cocks, and then offered to pay you in either a few thousand dollars in cold hard cash or just the equivalent in company stock, you would probably have gone for the cash, right? Particularly if the company seemed on the whole sort of “pointless” to you, as it did to so many of us around then even though we were already becoming addicted to it? Fortunately for the painter, wild child graffiti artist David Choe, he picked the stock, which the New York Times points out is now about to be worth $200 million:
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Now he could end up being paid more for the job than Damien Hirst got at a record-breaking 2008 Sotheby’s auction. Now a successful artist, Mr Choe refused to be interviewed about his windfall.
Graffiti artist: David Choe was asked to paint the Facebook offices in Palo Alto, California, in 2005, and was offered the choice of being paid a few thousand cash or the equivalent in shares
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This exchange happened back in 2005, when Facebook was just a startup. According to an interview Choe had with Howard Stern in 2014, Parker — the founding president of Facebook — had been a fan of Choe’s work for some time.
And despite the runaway growth of Facebook since its origins in 2004, amazing power remains concentrated in the hands of one man: Mr Zuckerberg.
Mr Choe, of Los Angeles, California, recently went to the new Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park to spray paint a wall, and can be seen in a video getting the help of founder Mark Zuckerberg, 27.
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He also did the cover art for Jay-Z and Linkin Park’s hit 2004 music album Collision Course and even created a poster of President Barack Obama for the White House, reported the New York Times.
Advertising accounted for 85 per cent of that revenue, but that was less than in previous years thanks to the spectacular success of games company Zynga, which contributed 12 per cent of Facebook’s revenue through royalties which amount to 30 per cent of the money spent on Zynga’s games via Facebook.
David Choe Just Made $200 Million For Painting Facebook Office with Erotic Art in 2005