Andreessen, Marc

Born: Jul 09, 1971 AD
Currently alive, at 44 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen, Computer Programmer

1971 - Born on the 9th of July, in New Lisbon, Wisconsin.

1993 - His graduation from the university, Andreessen moved to California to work at Enterprise Integration Technologies

1994 - Co-developed Netscape Navigator browser.

1995 - Netscape's IPO in propelled Andreessen into the public's imagination.

1999 - Netscape was acquired for $4.2 billion by AOL, which made Andreessen its Chief Technology Officer.

2001 - He would soon leave to form Loudcloud, a services-based Web hosting company that underwent an IPO.

2003 - Loudcloud sold its hosting business to EDS and changed its name to Opsware, where Andreessen continues to serve as chairman.

2005 - His latest project is Ning, which launched in October.

         - He serves on the board of Open Media Network, a combined Kontiki client and media player, launched. Andreessen is now active in the blogging community.
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