Facebook will maintain a strong presence at the 11th annual Advertising Week gathering in New York starting Sept. 29, returning as a sponsor and participating in several panels.
Facebook announced that it has teamed up with the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women to help support the women entrepreneurs’ organization’s mentoring program.
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg revealed in a Form 4 filing Thursday with the Securities and Exchange Commission that she sold off another 283,334 class-A shares of common stock in the company.
Facebook Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer, Vice President of Business and Marketing Partnerships David Fischer, Chief Product Officer Chris Cox, Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Financial Officer David Wehner, VP and General Counsel Colin Stretch, Chief Accounting Officer Jas Athwal and Director Susan Desmond-Hellmann detailed their trading activities with regards to exercising restricted stock units and selling off shares in the company in Form 4 filings Tuesday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
People all over Facebook are soaking themselves with ice water to bring awareness to ALS — including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg. But how widespread has this been? Facebook released statistics Friday, showing that 15 million people across the social network have posted about, commented or liked a post related to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. People have also posted more than 1.2 million videos.
You’ve probably seen videos making the round on your News Feed, with people getting doused with a bucket of ice water to raise awareness for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Recently, Facebook Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg responded to a challenge by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, and took the plunge.
For the average Facebook marketer, the company can seem … faceless. Facebook is working to change that. The social network concluded a nationwide tour at its headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., Tuesday, where it met with small business owners and entrepreneurs: Facebook Fit. In addition to hearing from small business experts and Facebook Director of Small Business Dan Levy, attendees got one-on-one help regarding their marketing situations. This in-person interaction is something Facebook wants to do more of.