Introducing Lee Mighdoll, Vice President of Engineering and Operations

Wednesday, 9 January 2008

We’re proud to announce that Twitter has hired top software industry talent Lee Mighdoll. Lee will lead our growing engineering and operations team here at Twitter HQ. Hiring Lee underscores our commitment to building a world class social messaging utility.

It took a while to find our perfect match. Lee’s demonstrated experience creating sophisticated back-end software along with his genuine enthusiasm for building global systems that operate at scale made him an easy choice. His outstanding leadership skills and happy disposition made him a must-have.

Lee is recognized in our industry for his diverse accomplishments at General Magic, Apple, ObjectSpeed, and WebTV. He is named as an inventor on more than a dozen patents, and is a graduate of Brown University. We’re excited to have him aboard, here’s to an amazing year!