Mark Zuckerberg's Sister Starts Her Own Social Media Company
After 6 years of working for Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg's older sister, Randi, quits to start her own social media venture that she says will work with Facebook.
Anyone who saw the film The Social Network would have no way of knowing that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has a sister. But now Randi Zuckerberg is generating headlines of her own – after six years working faithfully in her younger brother's shadow as Facebook's director of market development, she is jumping ship to set up an independent social media company.
The tech bloggers of Silicon Valley are rubbing their hands at the prospect of some sibling rivalry to follow on from the multiple lawsuits that the younger Zuckerberg – he's 27, she's 29 – has endured over the parentage of his wildly popular website. Andrew Gumbel.