Jack Dorsey

Short Description Of Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey is an American computer programmer and internet entrepreneur popularly known as a co-founder and CEO of Twitter and as the founder and CEO of a mobile payments company, Square. In 2008, he was called as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35 to the MIT Technology Review TR35. For 2012, The Wall Street Journal awarded him the “Innovator of the Year Award” for technology. On March 21, 2006, he granted the first ever Tweet when he addressed Just setting up my twitter.

He was a co-founder of Twitter, and next reverted to the company in 2015 when he was called CEO for the second time. In 2010, he started Square after he abandoned Twitter, which allowed a mobile payments solution that enabled vendors to charge consumers with their iPhone.Jack is the holder of American nationality. Jack is of German, Irish, and Italian descent. He belongs to the white ethnical background. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. Dorsey is now 40 years old. He celebrates his birthday every November 19. He was raised Roman Catholic. Dorsey is the son of Marcia (Smith) and Tim Dorsey.

Quick Facts

Full Name  Jack Dorsey
Date of birth   November 19, 1976
Age  40
Nickname  Jack
Marital Status  Unmarried
Birthplace  St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Ethnicity   White
Religion   Roman Catholic
Profession  CEO of Square, Inc., Twitter
Active Year  N/A
Eye colour  Blue
Hair colour   Dark Brown
Build  Slim
Nationality  American
 Father  Tim Dorsey
 Mother  Marcia Smith
 Siblings  N/A
Girlfriend  Kate Greer, Lily Cole (2012-2013)
 Height  5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
 Weight  75 kg or 165 lbs
Education   Bishop DuBourg High School, Missouri University of Science and Technology, New York University Tandon School of Engineering
Online Presence  Twitter
Net Worth  US$1.44 billion 

Jack Dorsey’s Early Life and Education

Returning to his early life, the computer entrepreneur was born as Jack Dorsey on November 19, 1976, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. His father worked for mass spectrometers developing company. His mother was a homemaker. He went to Catholic high school, at Bishop DuBourg High School. Nothing is known about his siblings. Jack visited both Missouri University of Science and Technology and New York University. His known relatives are Edward D. Dorsey (Paternal Grandfather), Celeste Rose Messmer (Paternal Grandmother).

Jack Dorsey’s Career

Jack Dorsey grew concerned in web development as a college student, endowing the Twitter social networking site in 2006. Since that time, Dorsey has worked as CEO, chairman of the board, and executive chairman of Twitter. He also started the successful online payment platform Square in 2010.

Jack Dorsey’s Personal Life

Revealing some facts about his personal life, he is unmarried. He has dated Lily Cole (2012-2013) and Kate Greer. He is currently single. His sexual orientation is straight. He is much focused on his professional life. So, he is not much concerned about love life and married life. Currently, he is residing in San Francisco, California, the U.S. In 2013, he was observed in short documentary film CodeStars as himself.

Jack Dorsey’s Body Statistics (Height & Weight)

Looking at his body statistics, Dorsey has trimmed beard as his distinctive features. Jack stands at the height of 5 ft 10 in or 178 cm. He is blessed with slim body type with weight 75 kg or 165 lbs. Dorsey has dark brown hair. He has blue eyes. Jack has endorsed UNREAL, a food company. Hear more from Jack Dorsey on Twitter.

Jack Dorsey’s Net Worth

His net worth is US$1.44 billion (February 2017).