Meta Platforms

American social media and technology company
(Redirected from Facebook, Inc.)

Meta Platforms, Inc., known before 2021 as Facebook, Inc., is an American multinational Internet corporation which owns Facebook. It was owned by Mark Zuckerberg, other founders and the shared ownership given to its employees but it went public on February 1, 2012, and was headquartered in Menlo Park, California. Meta, Inc. started selling stock on the NASDAQ on May 18, 2012.

Meta Platforms
Meta
Formerly
Facebook, Inc.
Public company
Traded as
Industry
FoundedOctober 28, 2021; 39 days ago (2021-10-28) in California, United States
Founders
Headquarters,
U.S.
Area served
Worldwide (except blocked countries)
Key people
Brands
RevenueIncrease US$85.97 billion (2020)
Increase US$32.67 billion (2020)
Increase US$29.15 billion (2020)
Total assetsIncrease US$159.32 billion (2020)
Total equityIncrease US$128.29 billion (2020)
OwnerMark Zuckerberg (controlling shareholder)
Number of employees
60,654 (March 31, 2021)
DivisionsFacebook Reality Labs
SubsidiariesNovi Financial
Websitewww.meta.com
Footnotes / references
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ReferencesEdit

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  4. Shaban, Hamza (January 20, 2019). "Digital advertising to surpass print and TV for the first time, report says". The Washington Post. Archived from the original on January 9, 2021. Retrieved June 2, 2019.
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  6. "FB Balance Sheet". NASDAQ.com.
  7. "Stats". Facebook. June 30, 2019. Archived from the original on November 15, 2015. Retrieved July 25, 2019.
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