June 7, 2024

Evan Spiegel, co-founder and CEO of Snap Inc., revolutionized social media with the creation of Snapchat, an app known for its ephemeral messaging and creative filters. Since its launch in 2011, Snapchat has grown to over 300 million daily active users, particularly popular among younger demographics. Spiegel’s innovative approach to social media has garnered significant investor interest, leading to Snap Inc.’s successful IPO in 2017. His wealth, largely tied to his substantial stake in Snap, has positioned him as one of the youngest billionaires. Spiegel’s focus on augmented reality continues to drive Snap’s growth and technological advancements.

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