October 24, 2014 2:59 AM ET

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Company Overview of Twitter, Inc.

Company Overview

Twitter, Inc. is a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. It provides various products for users, including Twitter that allows users to express themselves and create, distribute, and discover content; Vine, a mobile application available on the iOS, Android, and Windows operating systems that enables users to create and distribute short looping videos; and #Music, a mobile application that helps users discover new music and artists based on Tweets. The company also provides a set of tools, public APIs, and embeddable widgets that developers can use to contribute their content to its platform; distribute Twitter content across their properties; and enhance ...

1355 Market Street

Suite 900

San Francisco, CA 94103

United States

Founded in 2006

3,300 Employees



Key Executives for Twitter, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 50
Total Annual Compensation: $130.3K
President of Global Revenue
Age: 40
Total Annual Compensation: $200.0K
Senior Vice President of Strategic Investments
Age: 43
Total Annual Compensation: $241.7K
General Counsel and Secretary
Age: 39
Total Annual Compensation: $227.1K
Age: 44
Total Annual Compensation: $245.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Twitter, Inc. Key Developments

Twitter to Open Mexico Office

Twitter announced to invest in Mexico and open its first country office before year-end.

Twitter To Raise Funds; Mulls Acquisitions

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) plans to raise around $1.5 billion to invest in acquisitions and expansion. It plans to sell convertible bonds in two $650 million pieces.

Twitter Inc. Plans to Open Indonesia Office

Twitter Inc. (TWTR) is planning to open an office in Indonesia in the next three to six months in an effort to bolster its presence in fast-growing developing markets and increase growth. The office will be located in Jakarta and will house sales and business development teams as well as other staff.

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