Courtesy of Forbes

688: Susan Wojcicki

CEO of YouTube

Born: 5 July 1968, Santa Clara, California, United States of America

Susan also helped found Google and was their first marketing manager. She was their sixteenth employee and it was her garage that served as their first headquarters.

Susan was involved with Google’s original video streaming service (Google Video) and proposed the acquisition of YouTube by Google in 2006.

She is a Harvard graduate who studied history and literature. Susan holds two master’s degrees from other universities.

She was involved with crafting the original Google Doodles along with Google Images and Google Books. Susan was also involved in AdWords, Adsense, and other marketing projects.

In May of 2015, Forbes estimated Susan’s networth at $300 Million.

Susan is married and has five children. Her sister Anne is the CEO of 23andMe.

Sources:

https://www.forbes.com/profile/susan-wojcicki/#e4957453ae33

https://www.britannica.com/biography/Susan-Wojcicki

https://www.linkedin.com/in/susan-wojcicki-b136a99/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_Wojcicki#Personal_life