• Facebook Loses Two Top Executives, Including Chief Product Officer Chris Cox

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Facebook chief product officer Chris Cox - one of the driving forces behind the social network's News Feed - and WhatsApp vice president Chris Daniels are leaving the company, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said in a blog post on Thursday afternoon.
    Cox's departure is an especially significant one for Facebook. He joined Facebook in 2005 as one of its first software engineers and eventually became one Zuckerberg's most trusted executives within the company. His ascension at the Menlo Park, California-based company mirrored its rise from a popular niche social media platform for college...
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  • More Unfriending At Facebook As Product Chief And Head Of WhatsApp Exit

    2 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Facebook 's time of transition, a seemingly unending phase since last year's Cambridge Analytica scandal segued to a host of other corporate issues, is continuing with the exits of product chief Chris Cox and WhatsApp head Chris Daniels.
    Will Cathcart will take the place of Daniels at WhatsApp. Fidji Simo will be the new head of the Facebook app, the company said. Cox, who has been considered a close confidant of founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg , will not be replaced...
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  • Facebook Loses Two Top Executives, Including Head of Product Chris Cox

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Facebook chief product officer Chris Cox and WhatsApp vice president Chris Daniels are leaving the company, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said in a blog post on Thursday afternoon.
    “Chris and I have worked closely together to build our products for more than a decade and I will always appreciate his deep empathy for the people using our services and the uplifting spirit he brings to everything he does,” Zuckerberg said of Cox. “He has played so many central roles at Facebook - starting as an engineer on our original News Feed, building our first HR teams and helping to define our mission...
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