Emerson Spartz is a one of a kind person, who as a teenager had already accomplished more than most people did after they finished university. After completing a degree in Management Consulting from the university of Notre Dame he is now CEO of his own online media publisher ‘Spartz’. He is also a member of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite only organization that gathers the world’s most elite and successful entrepreneurs from nearly every industry whose goal is to assist and mentor new, young and upcoming entrepreneurs.
On the 20th of May 2013, Tumblr was acquired by Yahoo for a reported of 1.1 billion dollars according to The Wall Street Journal.
CEO of Tumblr David Karp told Tumblr users that they should not worry about changes that could come to the site. Yahoo confirmed that he will still be the CEO of Tumblr and that the two companies will operate independently.