Right now, LinkedIn has about a quarter of a billion users and about 4,200 employees. The company generated nearly $1 billion in revenue in 2012. But for Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn’s CEO, this is just the beginning. If Weiner has his way, you won’t simply use LinkedIn to network or find job candidates. You’ll go to LinkedIn for almost every work-related need you have–because LinkedIn will become the ultimate “professional” layer of the Web.
- LinkedIn CEO Talks Evolution: Salesforce Is A Partner Today, Google+ Could Be A Competitor Tomorrow (techcrunch.com)
- LinkedIn CEO: We’re aiming for 3B profiles and a map of the world’s economy (venturebeat.com)