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Twitter Appoints New Global Media Chief

Twitter Appoints New Global Media Chief

Things are moving pretty fast at Twitter.

Less than a month after the company’s head of media in North America, Chloe Sladden, left the firm, Twitter has found her replacement.

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Former Goldman Sachs Exec Anthony Noto Is Twitter’s New CFO

Former Goldman Sachs Exec Anthony Noto Is Twitter's New CFO

Twitter has named Anthony Noto, previously of Goldman Sachs, as it’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Mike Gupta, Twitter’s former CFO, has been named senior vice president of strategic investments.

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Twitter Expected To Go On Serious Hiring Spree After IPO [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter Expected To Go On Serious Hiring Spree After IPO [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter’s initial public offering is right around the corner, and if history has taught us anything about tech firms, it’s that they go through a serious expansion phase almost as soon as the stock market bell has rung.

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Twitter Hires Google Advertising Exec In Preparation For IPO

Twitter Hires Google Advertising Exec In Preparation For IPO

J.J. Hirschle, who directed media and entertainment advertising at Google, is joining the Twitter team starting October 28, reports Bloomberg.

Hirschle’s hire comes well-timed for Twitter’s impending IPO, as the company has been working to boost ad revenue. He will be responsible for selling Twitter’s ad products to retail companies.

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Facebook’s Head Of Consumer And Mobile Marketing Jumps Ship For Twitter

Twitter has hired Facebook’s consumer and mobile marketing head Kate Jhaveri, who will take on the role of senior director of consumer marketing.

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Twitter Hires Former Ticketmaster CEO As First Head Of Commerce

Twitter has hired Nathan Hubbard, former CEO of Ticketmaster, in a new role as its first head of commerce, reports Bloomberg.

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Twitter Now Employs More Than 700 People

We’ve tracked Twitter’s staff roster pretty closely at AllTwitter over the past couple of years. Back in May 2009 the company’s employment count was just 69 (dude). By February of this year that number had jumped to almost 400, reached 500 in May and 600 in June, when the company hired more than 70 people in a month.

Things have slowed a little since then, and Twitter has let a few key people go, but the company is still picking up new bodies at a decent pace, and now boasts a staff of more than 700.

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Twitter Hires Hi5 Co-Founder Akash Garg

Announced yesterday, Twitter has added a high-profile member to its API team. They’ve hired Akash Garg, the co-founder of Hi5 and more recently CTO at Bebo, who will now work on keeping the Twitter you know and love up and running.
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Twitter Hires 6.5% of its Workforce in One Swoop

Want to work at Twitter? The company is apparently on a hiring binge, having just added between 25 and 28 new employees. This brings up the total number of people working at Twitter to over 450.
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Rumor: Twitter Hires Bing Search Scientist Alek Kotcz

It looks like Twitter has enticed yet another former Microsoft employee over to its team: Alek Kotcz, Principle Scientist at Microsoft’s Bing search engine appears to have left Bing for Twitter. Although this is still in rumor phase, there are several indications that Kotcz has joined the Twitter team, and we expect this to be made official in the coming days.
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