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Dustin Moskovitz

Dustin Moskovitz is a co-founder of Facebook and, more recently, Asana, a startup tackling the problem of workplace collaboration. At Facebook, he ... More »Dustin Moskovitz is a co-founder of Facebook and, more recently, Asana, a startup tackling the problem of workplace collaboration. At Facebook, he was a leader in the technical staff, where he oversaw the major architecture of the site. He was also responsible for the company’s mobile strategy and development. Starting Facebook with founder Mark Zuckerberg from their dorm room, Dustin has been instrumental in the growth and development of the site since its inception. Dustin attended Harvard University as an Economics major for two years before moving to Palo Alto, California to work fulltime at Facebook.

Facebook co-founder Moskovitz sells shares

By Julianne Pepitone @CNNMoneyTech August 22, 2012: 11:59 AM ET Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz sold off a small portion of his stake in the company, scoring him nearly $9 million. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Dustin Moskovitz, one of Facebook's four co-founders, is cashing in a ...

What I saw in Zuckerberg's bungalow

Mark Zuckerberg with Dustin Moskovitz, circa 2004. FORTUNE -- We should have seen it coming. We should have known better and barred the doors, battened the hatches, hid the children and said a prayer. But no. We invited it into our homes. Let it stay. Gave it space, a desk or even a ...

Dustin Moskovitz And Cari Tuna Launch Site For Their Philanthropic Foundation, Good Ventures

We’ve heard a little bit about Facebook and Asana co-founder Dustin Moskovitz’s new foundation, Good Ventures, specifically a company that the firm invested in last August. Today we’ve learned a lot more, as the site for Good Ventures has been launched, and it discusses exactly what the ...

Daily Report: Dustin Moskovitz's Next Venture, Asana

In Monday’s New York Times, Quentin Hardy tells the story of Dustin Moskovitz, who helped found Facebook along with Mark Zuckerberg, Eduardo Saverin and Chris Hughes while at Harvard in 2004. His job was to make sure the computers straining to run Facebook’s expanding network never went ...

Yoga and Sanskrit Inspire Software

Peter DaSilva for The New York TimesJustin Rosenstein, standing left, and Dustin Moskovitz of Asana, with an engineer, Bella Kazwell. Mr. Moskovitz was a founder of Facebook. Facebook founder Dustin Moskovitz, who was responsible for making sure the computers straining to ...

'It Was Just the Dumbest Luck'

Dustin Moskovitz thought he might go to business school. Or graduate school. Maybe he would work in technology. Mostly he just wanted to graduate. It was early 2004 and Moskovitz was in his second year at Harvard, majoring in economics and living with roommates Chris Hughes, Billy ...

Asana Raises Money to Save the World by Saving Time

Peter DaSilva for The New York TimesJustin Rosenstein, standing left, and Dustin Moskovitz of Asana, with an engineer, Bella Kazwell. Mr. Moskovitz was a founder of Facebook. Peter Thiel, the outspoken Silicon Valley investor, often complains about the lack of technological ...

We Are the Founders of Asana, and This Is the Story Behind the App

So when Dustin Moskovitz and Justin Rosenstein were helping to build Facebook and needed a tool that fostered effective collaboration, they decided to build their own. That tool became Asana. We caught up with Dustin and Justin to learn about their process, challenges, and advice ...

The Next Big Thing You Missed: Email's About to Die, Argues Facebook Co-Founder

Dustin Moskovitz (left) and Justin Rosenstein. Photo: Ariel Zambelich/WIRED When Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz ran the company’s engineering team — in those heady days when Facebook was still taking over the world — he oversaw about 180 employees. You might see that as a ...

Dustin Moskovitz holds 7.24% stake in Facebook

Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz, who left the social network in 2008 to launch web collaboration tool Asana, still maintains 7.24 percent of the company he created with chief executive Mark Zuckerberg from a Harvard dorm room. Moskovitz holds 124.6 million shares in the ...

Facebook co-founder Moskovitz sells more shares

Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz is selling yet more shares in the one-time consumer-Internet darling, keeping up a steady but small flow of daily sales, according to a filing. co-founder Dustin Moskovitz is selling yet more shares in the one-time consumer-Internet darling...

Facebook Cofounder Dustin Moskovitz Sold Another 450,000 Shares

More Facebook shares are hitting the market: Dustin Moskovitz, a Facebook cofounder who left the company in 2008, just reported the sale of 450,000 shares worth just under $9 million. In 2009, he started Asana, a startup which makes workplace-productivity tools, with Justin Rosenstein, a ...

In It to Win It: Asana Raises $28M Series B, Peter Thiel Joins the Board

Asana is not merely a “Facebook for the enterprise.” But it’s crammed full of Facebook DNA, including its co-founders Dustin Moskovitz and Justin Rosenstein. There’s also board member Adam D’Angelo– Quora co-founder and former Facebook CTO. And previous investors included Benchmark’s ...

Dustin Moskovitz: “I Couldn’t Imagine Moving to Optimize for Taxes”

When Mark Zuckerberg decided to move to Silicon Valley for the summer to see how the start-up Mecca could help his fledgling company, Dustin Moskovitz came with him, Eduardo Saverin did not. As Facebook continued to grow, Moskovitz stayed a part of the company; Saverin did not. ...

Facebook billionaire shuns luxury for startup life

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook co-founder and former Mark Zuckerberg roommate Dustin Moskovitz is by many accounts the world's youngest self-made billionaire. But the 27-year-old isn't sipping champagne in the Caribbean. Instead he's thrown himself back into San Francisco's startup mix, even ...

Vicarious Raises $15M Led By Dustin Moskovitz’s Good Ventures To Build Software That ‘Learns Like A...

The round was led by Good Ventures, the investment firm founded by Dustin Moskovitz, who also co-founded Facebook and Asana. (The firm’s profits will be donated to the Good Ventures Foundation. ) Founders Fund, Open Field Capital, Steve Brown, and Zarco Investment Group participated too. ...

Recipe for the secret sauce of Facebook

Dustin Moskovitz, an early employee of Facebook, is worth $5bn, give or take the odd million, after last week’s initial public offering. He could now apply his technological knowhow and abundant new wealth to solving the world’s loftiest organisational problems. Instead, he and his ...

Forbes 2012 Rich List: Top 10 Youngest Billionaires in the World [PHOTOS]

Age: 27 Net Worth $3.5 B as of March 2012 Source of Wealth: Facebook, self-made Residence: San Francisco, CA Dustin Moskovitz was Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard roommate and Facebook's third employee. He was its first chief technology officer and then vice president of engineering. He left in ...

Dustin Moskovitz sells more Facebook stock

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz has sold 5.7 million shares of the company's stock, a small fraction of his total holdings. He sold the shares on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for proceeds of more than $108 million. Moskovitz was Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard ...

Facebook Shares Fall Again As Co-Founder Moskovitz Sells More

1 social networking site, fell more than 2 percent in early Monday trading after co-founder Dustin Moskovitz disclosed he's dumped more shares, a week after the Menlo Park, Calif., tried to erect a firewall by announcing buybacks and other measures. After falling low as $18.55, Facebook ...

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