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Jack Dorsey Biography

Jack Dorsey Net Worth –  Jack Dorsey was born in St. Louis, Missouri. His family has strong Italian roots on his mother’s side. His father, Tim Dorsey, and mother, Marcia Dorsey, raised him in a Catholic household. His uncle is a Catholic priest.

Jack Dorsey

He attended Bishop DuBourg High School and was interested in fashion modeling. He created open-source dispatch software used in the taxicab industry and for emergency service dispatch. This interest in dispatch routing and his growing programming skills paved the way for him to produce a working Twitter model within 2 weeks in 2000.

He attended New York University but left one semester before graduating.

Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey Career

Jack at New York University first got the idea of sharing short messages to update his friends on their status. But by then Jack started working as a programmer and moved to Oakland, California in 2000 in search of a better career.

He started a company to dispatch taxis, couriers, and emergency services using his dispatch software. It was then that he started getting serious about his idea of a short messaging service that would update his friends about their status in real-time. Meanwhile, his company failed and Jack struggled for the next few years.

Jack Dorsey

He spent his time freelancing and even went on massage therapy courses. However, he did not forget his dream of creating a small messaging service and envisioned it. One day while eating Mexican fast food at the playground, Jack told his company’s team about the SMS service and said that we create an SMS service for our company, using which employees can send messages online. Jack and his friend took two weeks to make this software.

He contacted Odeo, a directory and search destination website, expressing interest in text messaging. He managed to attract interest from Odeo co-founder Evan Williams and company executives Biz Stone.

In October 2006, Jack formed Clear Corporation with Biz Stone, Evan Williams, and a few other members of Odio, which later evolved into “Twitter”. Within two weeks Jack had built a simple site where users could tweet up to 140 characters in an instant. (message) could have been posted.

Jack Dorsey Net Worth

In a statement issued by Twitter, it was said that in 2018, Jack Dorsey received $ 1.40 (about Rs 98) as salary. For the last three years, he was not even taking his salary. As per the information, he has not taken any salary in 2015, 2016, and 2017.

Apart from this, he has not availed any kind of compensation or benefits. Jack Dorsey the CEO of Twitter has a net worth of US$ 430 Crore (2023).

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