Elon Musk wins Media Man 'Entrepreneur Of The Month'
Musk says he would eliminate pay for Twitter's board
- April 2022
Musk tweeted Monday that he would cut all pay to Twitter's
board of directors if he takes over the social media
salary will be $0 if my bid succeeds, so that's $3M/year
saved right there," Musk
filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission
says Twitter pays board members a total of about $2.9
million in stock and cash, CNBC reported.
the world's richest man, offered $43 billion to take
Twitter private on Thursday, after he rejected the
offer of a board seat at the company.
billionaire entrepreneur, who runs Tesla and SpaceX,
became Twitter's largest investor April 4, when he
disclosed he had acquired a 9 percent stake. Musk
is a frequent critic of Twitter and says the company
should be a "platform for free speech" worldwide.
board of directors blocked Musk's takeover bid Friday
with a unanimous "poison pill" vote. The
poison pill strategy gives existing shareholders the
chance to buy additional shares at a discount
another tweet Saturday, Musk appeared to step up his
fight, as he hinted at a potential tender offer to
Twitter shareholders. Musk tweeted the Elvis song
Me Tender.. Instead of going private, a tender
offer is a public offering to purchase some or all
of the shareholders' stock.
founder Jack Dorsey blasted the company's board Sunday
in response to some critical posts about Musk's attempted
takeover. Dorsey agreed with what one user called
"plots and coups" among its founding executives,
saying "it's consistently been the dysfunction
of the company."
also responded with the words "Big
Facts" to a user who quoted venture capitalist
Fred Destin's words that "Good boards don't create
good companies, a bad board will kill a company every
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or tools used to store and deliver information or
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communications industry, such as print media, publishing,
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executives. They can be entrusted only to new artists
because they are art forms." By the mid-1960s,
the term had spread to general use in North America
and the United Kingdom. The phrase "mass media"
was, according to H.L. Mencken, used as early as 1923
in the United States.
term "medium" (the singular form of "media")
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general communication, information, or entertainment
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hoops, and fad dances such as the Macarena, floss
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to habits or customs but less durable, fads often
result from an activity or behavior being perceived
as emotionally popular or exciting within a peer group,
or being deemed "cool" as often promoted
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on" when the number of people adopting it begins
to increase to the point of being noteworthy. Fads
often fade quickly when the perception of novelty
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