Sheryl Kara Sandberg is an American businesswoman. She has served as the chief operating officer of Facebook since 2008.
In June 2012, she is also elected as the board of directors by the existing board members, being the first woman on its board.
Prior to Facebook, Sandberg was Vice President of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google. She also was involved in launching Google’s philanthropic arm Google.org.
Prior to Google, Sandberg served as chief of staff for the United States Department of the Treasury. In 2012, she was named in Time 100, an annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world assembled by Time.
Here’s some biographical information on Sheryl Sandberg:
NAME: Sheryl Sandberg
AGE: 42 (August 28, 1969)
BIRTH PLACE: Washington, D.C.
EDUCATION: B.A., M.B.A., Harvard University
CAREER: Economist, World Bank; chief of staff, U.S. Treasury Department, Clinton administration; vice president of global online sales and operations, Google Inc.; chief operating officer, Facebook Inc.
SPOUSE: Brian Kraff (divorced 2004); David Goldberg (2004–present)
Famous quotes of Sheryl Sandberg’s:
“Facebook is working every day to make the world more open and connected. It’s a mission that I’m deeply passionate about, and I feel fortunate to be part of a company that is having such a profound impact in the world.”
“My dream is simple, I think every small business should… be using Facebook. We’re not going to stop until all of them are using it to grow their business”
” Mobile is a key area of growth for Facebook”
” The organ donation crisis is not a medical crisis, it’s a social crisis … It’s a solvable problem with existing technology. These patients don’t have to die if enough people donate.”
Sheryl Sandberg Speech youtube video
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, speaks during Class Day ceremonies at Harvard Business School in Allston, Massachusetts May 23, 2012.