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Kevin Weil
Most Creative People 2015

Kevin Weil

Head of Product, Twitter

For giving Twitter new wings
Most Creative People

Kevin Weil is responsible for product development and design at Twitter. Between 2010 and 2014, he led product development for Twitter’s advertising platform, as well as the acquisition of MoPub and the development of Fabric, Twitter’s mobile services strategy. Previously, he led the Twitter analytics team, where he was an early evangelist of and contributor to the open-source Hadoop ecosystem. Before joining Twitter in 2009, he was the first employee at web media startup Cooliris, working in user growth and analytics. He also worked at municipal wireless network provider Tropos Networks and Microsoft Research. In a past life, he was a physics PhD student at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center. He graduated summa cum laude from Harvard University with a BA in mathematics and physics, and holds an MS in physics from Stanford.

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