Facebook revealed that it is seeing in its impending IPO with one final hackathon as a private company, and things are already under way at Menlo Park.
The listing is set to be the biggest Internet IPO ever — which will value the company at an initial $104 billion — and Zuckerberg will ring the bell in from a stage that has been constructed for the event. Thousands of employees attended, initially, giving their CEO and company founder a standing ovation.
Standing room only:
‘Executive hoodies’ are particularly popular:
Zuck gets a standing ovation, ahead of ringing the bell in remotely via Facebook HQ on Friday morning: