Author: Aimee Leong


Day 4: Facebook

A clear highlight of the 2015 Startup Catalyst Mission was a trip to Facebook in Palo Alto.   The team arrived at the airy Facebook campus’s lobby, lining up to sign in with none other than their own Facebook account. The team was greeted by Joel Pobar, an ex-Brisbanite now Engineering Director of Performance, who hosted us for the tour. During the extended visit, the team rubbed shoulders with some of the great minds of Facebook, all of whom spoke candidly of Facebook’s culture, challenges and way or work, always leaving the team in shock and awe.   The cohort first...