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Kevin Systrom



Kevin Systrom co-founded Instagram in 2010 with friend Mike Krieger. After only two years and with just 13 employees, Instagram sold to Facebook for $1 billion in cash and stock. Now Instagram has more than 800 million monthly active users, sharing 80 million photos on an average day.

“If you don’t change the service, the world changes underneath you and you become less relevant. So the lesson is …when you change it, how do you keep it feeling simple?”