Week 4Assignment 1: Innovation from Google’s Free Food Strategy
Professor Felicia M. Walters
July 27, 2015
Undeterred by CEO’s of major portal vendors’ who did not and would not follow their vision about mass internet searching, and one CEO telling them that users of the internet don’t really care about search abilities, Sergey Brin and Larry Page kept their heads held high, and stayed focused on their mission of starting a great worldwide internet search engine.
Sergey and Larry were graduate students’ of Stanford University, having met in 1995. Sergey MikhaylovichBrin, born August 21, 1973, is an American computer scientist and internet entrepreneur. Brin is a co-founder of Google and holds the position of Director of Google X and Special Projects, with a net worth of $28.9 billion. Lawrence “Larry” Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and internet entrepreneur. Page is a co-founder of Google and holds the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Google Inc., with a net worth of 29.4 billion. Page and Brin collaborated in 1996 to work on