Vanessa Pappas – The Global CEO of Tik Tok
Vanessa Pappas is currently the CEO of the famous video making Platform TikTok. Previously she was a US general manager. The then CEO Kevin Mayer recently quit after working 6 months which led her to hold the position.
Vanessa Pappas Age/Birthday/Family
Vanessa was born on the 31st of October 1978. She was raised by her parents in Queensland, Australia. The CEO is 42 years old. She will be celebrating her 43rd birthday this year.
Pappas, like every popular figure, has kept her personal detail very close. She has not revealed anything related to her parents. Something that we can tell is she stayed in Australia for 20 yrs with her parents. Her background is multi-culture. She belongs to half Greek culture as her father is Greek.
Vanessa Pappas Education
Pappas raising success in the career is the outcome of her various knowledge. She got her double Master’s Degree in Media from the New School and The University of Queensland. She has the knowledge of online media, education, strategy and development, commercial production.
Vanessa Pappas Career
Pappas has recently become the CEO of TikTok. Prior to her, Kevin Mayer was the CEO. He left the position on August 25 because of the difference between the political parties. It was also rumored that the US president threatened to ban the app in the country. Before holding the position of CEO, Vanessa was a general manager of TikTok. Being a general manager, she used to oversee content, operations, marketing for the US platform. Vanessa shifted from Australia ten to London and finally to the US to seek job opportunities. Before working for TikTok in Los Angeles, she was working for Youtube in New York.
She was a Global Head of Creative Insights and later on as a Global Head of audience Development for Youtube. She handled different sectors for both roles. Global creator research and trend, audience development, creative strategy, growth terms were the responsibilities of her initially. She later handled Youtube creator Playbook.
Further, exploring her career, before youtube, she had worked with online video leader Next New Network. She served as a Programming and Audience development there. Her effort rose to the viewership of the company. Later the company was taken by Youtube/Google.
Is Vanessa Pappas married??
Vanessa is a very closed personality. She doesn’t like to open up about her personal life. However, we only know little things about her personal life. She is married to a man but hadn’t disclosed who he is. Along with that, we also don’t know when and where she tied the knot with him. Other than that she is a mother of two. Her older one is 4yrs old and the other is 2yrs. The older one is a daughter and her name is Penelope.
Vanessa Pappas Net-Worth
Vanessa is very successful in her career. She has risen to a very good career path. Her decade long career graph is one of the reasons for her reputed phase. Since she has now become a CEO her net worth will certainly go high now. As of 2020, her estimated net worth is $3 million.
Pappas Facts and Information
|Education||The New School The University of Queensland|
|Height||5th 7 in|