Mike Schroepfer

  • Hugo Barra to Lead Virtual Reality Efforts at Facebook

    … of mobile speech-recognition software company LOBBY7 in 2000. LOBBY7 was acquired by ScanSoft in 2003, and ScanSoft became Nuance Communications two years later, with Barra holding several product management, product marketing and business development positions with that company. Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg welcomed Barra to the company…

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  • Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe Steps Down; Will Lead PC VR Group

    … Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe announced that he will relinquish the top job but stay on to lead the Facebook-owned virtual reality company’s PC VR group. Iribe said in a blog post that recent hire Jon Thomason will lead the mobile VR group at Oculus, and he, Thomason and Facebook chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer will team up to find…

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  • Facebook Names Rachel Rubin Franklin Head of Social VR

    … Facebook turned to a leading game developer to fill its new role of head of its social virtual reality team, hiring Electronic Arts vice president Rachel Rubin Franklin. Chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer announced the hire in a post (embedded below), writing: Mark‘s (co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg) demo at the Oculus Connect…

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  • Mike Schroepfer Exercises Facebook RSUs

    … Facebook chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer reported in a Form 4 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission Tuesday that he exercised some of his restricted stock units and donated some Facebook shares to charitable entities. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. …

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  • Mike Schroepfer Exercises RSUs, Sells Facebook Shares

    … Facebook chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer reported in a Form 4 filing Thursday with the Securities and Exchange Commission that he exercised 40,000 restricted stock units and immediately sold the resulting 40,000 Facebook class-A shares of common stock. Schroepfer exercised the RSUs, which were set to expire Jan. 11, 2019, and sold…

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  • Sheryl Sandberg Sells 283K+ More Facebook Shares

    … with a total of 574,851. And the Christopher K. Cox Revocable Trust donated 26,650 Facebook shares to a charitable entity. The trust now holds 76,945 shares. Vice president and general counsel Colin Stretch reported in a Form 4 that he sold 10,000 class-A shares at $75.35 apiece, and another 1,000 at $74.90, leaving him with a total of 63,728…

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  • Mike Schroepfer, Chris Cox Sell Facebook Shares

    … Facebook chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer and chief product officer Chris Cox revealed their sales of shares in the company in Form 4 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday. Schroepfer exercised 35,000 restricted stock units that were set to expire Jan. 11, 2019. He then sold 35,000 shares of Facebook class…

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