One Day After IPO Mark Zuckerberg Marries Long Time Girlfriend Priscilla Chan

On Friday Mark Zuckerberg posted one of his most important statuses ever as he posted: “listed a company on NASDAQ.”  On Saturday, the day after Facebook’s IPO, Mark Zuckerberg may have topped it, at least personally.  One that was simply a relationship change alerting the world of the surprise wedding to his girlfriend of nine-years, Priscilla Chan.

The status update had more than one million likes and 731 comments by Monday morning.   The marriage was a surprise as 100 guests were invited to what they thought was Chan’s graduation party.  Instead they were hit with the news that they were attending the wedding of the world’s newest multi-billionaire.

The couple also has a Hungarian Sheepdog, Beast, who has 560,000 likes on Facebook.

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About The Author: is the Director of Marketing for Cypress North, a company that specializes in social media and search marketing services and web-based application development. He has been in the Internet marketing industry for 6+ years and specializes in Social Media Marketing. You can also find Greg on Twitter (@gregfinn) or LinkedIn.

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  • http://www.socialstrategy.co.uk/ Terence Milbourn

    He really did take the hoodie off for the wedding then. Cool!  Well it had to happen one day I guess.  No silly, not the wedding; the hoodie coming off!  Duh…

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