Randi Jayne Zuckerberg is an American businesswoman. She is She is the sister of Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg. She is currently the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg media and the Editor-In-Chief of Dot Complicated.
Randi Zuckerberg was born on February 28, 1982, in Westchester County, New York, United States. She is the daughter of Karen nee Kempner, a psychiatrist and Edward Zuckerberg, a dentist. She was raised in Dobbs Ferry, New York. She has two other siblings apart from Mark. They are Arielle and Donna Zuckerberg. Randi is a graduate of Harvard University. She graduated with a degree in Psychology in the early 2000s.
Randi Zuckerberg is married to Brent Tworetzky. The couple has two sons, Asher and Simi. They currently reside in New York City.
Randi Zuckerberg pursued a career in marketing at an advertising firm called Ogilvy and Matter. She worked there for 2 years. In 2004, Randi joined Facebook after her brother, Mark Zuckerberg’s invitation. She is also a former panelist on Forbes and on Fox. At that time, Facebook was now building up. According to Mark, he needed people who understood his vision. Randi stayed with Facebook for ten years.
Randi became the director of Market Development and spokesperson for Facebook. When Randi joined Facebook, the offer at the time was a salary lower than what she previously earned but she was offered stocks as well. Randi revealed that she accepted her brother’s offer thinking it would last for about six months but she became fascinated about how things worked and she did not even release how time flew by. She worked at Facebook for 10 years.
In August 2011, Randi Zuckerberg resigned from Facebook. She revealed in an interview that the pressure at Silicon Valley was too much. She launched her media, Zuckerberg Media. Zuckerberg Media has produced shows and digital content for the United Nations, the Clinton Global Initiative, Cirque de Soleil, BeachMint, Conde Nast and Bravo.
Randi has also written three books: Spark your Career in Advertising, Dot- Complicated and Dot (a picture book for children). Randi has also made a guest appearance on The Today Show. She featured on the segment called Netiquette. She spoke about the etiquette on the internet in the modern day. She was also the voice of cartoon character, Miss Randi in “Dot”.
How much is Randi Zuckerberg Net Worth in 2017
As of 2017, Randi Zuckerberg net worth is $250 million US dollars. Majority of her wealth is from her career at Facebook and the Facebook stocks she owned. While at Facebook, Randi earned $128,750 in 2009, $139,578 in 2010, and $89,536 in 2011. These were salaries, bonuses, and compensation.
Randi Zuckerberg mentioned in interviews that, her marketing job at Ogilvy and Matter was her dream job. She explained that she really enjoyed that job. She has also raised concerns about anonymity on the internet. She was of the view that, anonymity protects internet criminals. She believes that a move to abolition anonymity on the internet will protect children and young people from cyberbullying.