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Twilio launched a Salesforce app that can help nonprofit volunteers respond to disasters

Twilio launched an app that allows people to send SMS through Salesforce. It was aimed at nonprofits, but companies wanted this feature, too.
Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson

CEO Jeff Lawson says Twilio is committing $1M to homelessness programs after Prop C passed: ‘Let’s get it done’

Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson announced that his company will commit $1 million to support homelessness programs.
Jeff Lawson, (C) Founder, CEO, & Chairman of Communications software provider Twilio Inc., rings the opening bell to celebrate his company's IPO at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., June 23, 2016.

$9 billion cloud-communications company Twilio soars 35 % after reporting a huge beat on earnings

The $9 billion cloud communications platform Twilio saw its stock surge after it posted earnings. Here's what Twilio reported.
SendGrid, which went public in November 2017 with a market cap around $725 million, will soon join Twilio at valuation around $2 billion.

$7.2 billion Twilio is spending $2 billion to buy one of its publicly-traded partners

Twilio will acquire SendGrid in an all-stock deal set to close in the first half of 2019.

How this founder turned a hackathon project into a startup that’s changing call centers

When Tiago Paiva won a Twilio hackathon in 2011, he moved to the U.S. from Portugal. Now, his company Talkdesk is one of the most recognizable names in the call center industry, with clients such as IBM, Peet's Coffee, Dropbox, and apparel store Zumiez.
Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson

Twilio CEO calls Trump’s policy to separate families at the border ‘a war crime’

As outrage in the nation rises over the separation of children from their parents at US/Mexico border, a Silicon Valley executive has written a scathing editorial arguing how this policy is a "war crime."
Sara Varni, Twilio's new chief marketing officer

$2.4 billion Twilio brings on a Salesforce veteran as its new marketing boss

Twilio brings on Sara Varni as its first-ever CMO.

‘The fight isn’t over’: Tech erupts after the FCC’s vote to kill net neutrality

The tech world reacted to the FCC's Thursday decision to repeal net neutrality with disappointment and vowed to continue the fight to keep the Internet open.

Morgan Stanley’s turning to text messages to keep in touch with wealthy clients

Morgan Stanley is partnering with tech firm Twilio, to help the firm's army of financial advisers send text messages to clients about their portfolios and current events.

A year later, the CEO of 2016’s hottest tech IPO explains why he’s not concerned about the stock price

A year after its red-hot IPO, Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson reflects on what happened and what's next.