Ben Silbermann, co-founder of the social media forum that draws millions of users every day, is not a typical tech 'dude'. Mild and modest, he shows concern for users. But now the site is set for a cash bonanza
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6. Pinterest: The near 50 million Pinterest users across the globe can thank Ben Silbermann of West Des Moines for helping them plan their wedding, cook dinner for their in-laws, and find new ways to get flat abs with his revolutionary social media pinboard.
Ben Silbermann, an American Internet entrepreneur who co-founded and is CEO of Pinterest, a virtual pinboard which lets users organize images, recipes and other things. Pinterest was created by Paul Sciarra, Evan Sharp, and Ben Silbermann in March 2010.
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