- Founder, WordPress, USA
At the age of 19, started WordPress to help with own blog. A year later, dropped out of college to move to San Francisco. A year after that, founded Automattic to democratize publishing. Recognized by Trinity University's Philosophical Society, Forbes 30 Under 30, Business Week's 25 Most Influential People on the Web, and Vanity Fair's Next Establishment. Interests: travelling, taking photos and listening to jazz.