Craigslist founder Craig Newmark explains why he chose philanthropy over an IPO
|01/30/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Business Insider spoke to Craigslist founder Craig Newmark at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
- Newmark explained the processes that led his website to become one of the largest classified sites in the world.
- He also explained why he favoured philanthropy over floating Craigslist on the stock market.
Read the full transcript below:
Craig Newmark: In my first year or two in San Francisco, a lot of people helped me acclimatise myself to the town.
They helped me understand what neighbourhoods were good and maybe where to shop. I got a lot out of it.
Early ’95, I decided I should read more >>>