PERSON OF THE MILLENNIUM:LARRY PAGE (LAWRENCE E. PAGE)
PERSON OF THE MILLENNIUM Larry Page (Lawrence E.Page): Google Cofounder Famous for : Starting thepopular Google searchengine with Sergey Brin Page details : Born - March26, 1973 Michigan - USALives - America
EARLY LIFE Larry Page was born on the 26th of March,1973 in Michigan, USA Page always had a keen interest incomputers while growing up and wasencouraged by his father, Dr. Carl VictorPage Larry Page graduated with a focus oncomputer engineering at the University ofMichigan It was while studying his Ph.D. at theStanford University that he met SergeyBrin.
THE BEGINNINGS OF GOOGLE Sergey Brin-Co founder of Google- Close Friends- Focus on Data Mining System. Page and Brin began work on a project The Anatomyof a Search Engine Dormitory crammed with cheap computers Funds borrowed from friends and family Rented Menlo Park to begin operations Original name for Google was “Backrub” by Brin Google originated from GooGol
DEDICATION TO GOOGLE The Google project relied on thePageRank technology that the pairdeveloped PageRank provided the basis for Brinand Pages PhD project and continuesto be the major factor in Googlessearch algorithm today Larry Page never finished his PhDbecause of the great success of hisGoogle search engine
SUCCESS STORY In its early years Google allowed noadvertising in their search engine results Google became a public company onAugust 19, 2004 Larry Page became president of productsin 2001 In 2005 Larry Page has an estimatedwealth of $US7.2 billion according to theForbes business magazine Forbes ranks Larry Page as the 55thrichest man in the world at just 32 yearsof age.
LARRY PAGE QUOTES If you can run the company a bitmore collaboratively, you get abetter result, because you havemore bandwidth and checking andbalancing going on. We dont have as many managersas we should, but we would ratherhave too few than too many.
PERSONALITY Vision Motivation Focus Trustworthy Teamwork Emotional Intelligence Google is the Top employer around the globe