• Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom Talks Snapchat, Russia and Bro Culture

    5 days ago - By WWD

    NEW YORK - It's hard to believe that just seven years ago, Instagram did not exist. Now a vibrant platform with about 700 million total monthly users, Instagram has become another vital tool for media companies, brands and individuals to disseminate photos and messages.
    Kevin Systrom, the cofounder and chief executive officer, who sold his company to Facebook in 2012 and has a net worth of about $1.5 billion, stopped by Hearst Tower here in Midtown on Thursday night to talk to Hearst Magazines Digital president Troy Young about his company's mission, Russia's involvement in political ads...
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