PayPal vice president of growth Stan Chudnovsky will join Facebook in February as product manager of its Messenger applications, reporting to a familiar face: VP of messaging products David Marcus, who left his post as president of PayPal in June to join the social network.
Anouska Ruane, director of corporate communications, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) for Disney, joined Facebook, where she will lead corporate communications across the U.K. and Ireland, PRWeek reported.
It seems like every week, Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is acquiring a new company or making a key hire. The New York Post reports that his next target might be Hulu CEO Jason Kilar, who recently spurned Yahoo.
Facebook has been hiring rather briskly over the past year, but we haven’t seen a surge in new job openings that some companies tend to do immediately after registering for an initial public offer.
In yet another sign that Facebook intends to be a player in Washington D.C., the company is welcoming a number of new hires to its office in the nation’s capital.
If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em: Google’s social researcher Paul Adams is joining Facebook.