First Tweets from 13 influential business leaders
Friday 21 March marks Twitter’s eighth birthday, and to celebrate the social media powerhouse has launched a new website called #FirstTweet where anybody can find out users first tweets.
We looked at 13 influential business leaders in 2014 and discovered how they entered into the world of Twitter. Some of them may surprise you!
What was your first tweet?
13 #FIRSTTWEETS FROM INFLUENTIAL BUSINESS LEADERS
1. Jack Dorsey
@jack - just setting up my twttr
2. Dick Costolo
@dickc – Dick costolo
3. Bill Gates
@BillGates - "Hello World." Hard at work on my foundation letter - publishing 1/25.
4. Barack Obama
President, United States of America
@BarackObama - Thinking we're only one signature away from ending the war in Iraq. Learn more at http://www.barackobama.com
5. Warren Buffett
CEO, Berkshire Hathaway
@WarrenBuffett- Warren is in the house.
6. Oprah Winfrey
@Oprah - HI TWITTERS . THANK YOU FOR A WARM WELCOME. FEELING REALLY 21st CENTURY .
7. Angela Ahrendts
Former CEO, Burberry – Retail Chief, Apple
8. Kat Cole
@KatColeALT - Enjoying the Women's Foodservice Forum Conference and looking forward to meeting with our Franchisee in Texas!
9. Marissa Mayer
@marissamayer - Discovered the American Visionary Arts Museum in Baltimore -- extremely cool in terms of art and its philosophies (http://www.avam.org/)
10. Elon Musk
CEO, Tesla and SpaceX
@elonmusk - Please ignore prior tweets, as that was someone pretending to be me :) This is actually me.
11. Jonah Peretti
@peretti - Eating at whole foods in Austin
12. Sheryl Sandberg
@sherylsandberg - enjoying a house where everyone else is sleeping
13. Jeff Weiner
@jeffweiner – In response to @JeffLee: I find the inbox on LinkedIn to be one of the most frustrating things on the Internet.
@JeffLee Lots of room for improvement with our inbox. Anything in particular you'd like to see?
- Angels Ahrendts,
- Berkshire Hathaway,
- Dick Costolo,
- Elon Musk,
- First Tweet,
- Jeff Weiner,
- Jonah Peretti,
- Kat Cole,
- Marissa Mayer,
- Oprah Winfrey,
- Sheryl Sandberg,
- Warren Buffett,
- business leaders,
- social media
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