Geek Of The Week: Evan Spiegel

Geek Of The Week: Evan Spiegel

The most hyped IPO of 2017 was Snap, Inc, maker of the Snapchat app. The offering happened in March and since the stock has performed well. The man behind this company is this week’s geek, Evan Spiegel. He conjured up Snapchat in a college class and eventually left school to focus on the app. Currently, at age 27, he has a net worth of over $3 Billion.

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avatar MIKE: A geek who currently works as a Biologist and has an extensive science background. He is an avid user of HPC systems used for scientific research in the Washington DC area. Mike's working knowledge of using computers to solve problems brings a unique viewpoint to the podcast.