Mark Zuckerberg has recommended several potential hires to Pete Buttigieg’s presidential campaign, it was revealed Monday.
The Facebook CEO sent emails earlier this year to Buttigieg’s 2020 presidential campaign manager Mike Schmuhl with names he thought the campaign should Quora Ads Accounts – Providervcc.com, a question-and-answer startup founded by former Facebook employees, and he worked at Facebook for almost four years starting in 2010. Wornhoff has worked in Democratic politics in Indiana and was previously a machine learning engineer at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg recommended several names for Pete Buttigieg’s 2020 presidential campaign staff
Buttigieg’s campaign confirmed both Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan pass along the names. And a spokesperson for the couple said the employees requested they connect them to the South Bend, Indiana mayor
Buttigieg (left) was one of Facebook’s first 300 users, and he and Zuckerberg (right) had overlapping times at Harvard University, although they were not friend. In 2017, Zuckeberg live streamed a visit to South Bend, where he spent the day with Buttigieg (pictured)