What did those in the middle of the action have to say about Facebook's historic IPO? Take a look at some of their Facebook posts.
By Kristin Burnham
Today marked a historic day for tech startups—and Facebook employees—as the $104 billion social network officially went public. Here’s how some of them reacted on Facebook.
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook Founder and CEO
Today was a big day for Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, who took his social network project from a dorm at Harvard to the Nasdaq. After ringing the opening bell this morning, Zuckerberg posted a special status update on Facebook.
Eduardo Saverin, Facebook Cofounder
Saverin, who has taken some heat in the last week for renouncing his U.S. citizenship to avoid paying taxes on his IPO payout, took time to reflect on Facebook’s humble beginnings. Below his message, he posts a screenshot of the original “TheFacebook.com.”