Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter CEO; Parag Agrawal succeeds him

Enlarge this image

Jack Dorsey is stepping down as the CEO of Twitter, which he co-founded. Here he’s shown at a bitcoin convention in June. Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Jack Dorsey is stepping down as CEO of Twitter, the social media company he co-founded in 2006. He will be replaced by Twitter’s chief technology officer, Parag Agrawal, a 10-year veteran of the company.

Twitter stock rose on the news, which was first reported by CNBC.

“I’ve decided to leave Twitter because I believe the

→ Continue reading at NPR - Technology

More from author

Related posts


Latest posts

New homeowners need to replace a lateral sewer line and feel misled; now what?

Q: After we moved into the home we purchased, we noticed slow drains. A plumber confirmed the plumbing is “operating as designed.” This plumber...

Elizabeth Holmes trial: Theranos president Balwani forced sex on Holmes, she testifies

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA – NOV. 9: Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes walks with partner Billy Evans and mother Noel Holmes toward...

Amazon facility in Alabama ordered to re-run union election

By Julia Love and Jeffrey Dastin | ReutersSAN FRANCISCO – A regional director for the U.S. National Labor Relations Board has issued a decision...