Talk about a wise investment: Interpublic Group of Cos. paid less than $5 million in 2006 for a stake in Facebook. After selling about one-half of that stake to an undisclosed buyer in August 2011, for $133 million, IPG unloaded the rest of its share of the social network Tuesday for $95 million in cash.
Starting Janaury 13, work with the group marketing manager of social media at Microsoft/BingAds to build a fan base and grow your business on Facebook! In this course, Geoffrey Colon will teach you how to set up and enhance your company page, understand best practices and measuring your success, execute a monthly content strategy, and incorporate Facebook into your overall marketing efforts. Register now!
Interpublic Group sold half of its stake in Facebook for $133 million to an undisclosed buyer.