Facebook was founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg while he was attending Harvard University. He continues to serve as the Chairman and CEO of Facebook to uphold the company’s mission to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together.

As of March 2019, Facebook reports 1.56 billion daily active users on average and 2.38 billion monthly active users. Headquartered in Menlo Park, California, Facebook has offices and data centers throughout the world.