Matt Jacobson is Head of Market and Culture Development at Facebook, building strategic partnerships with influential brands and public figures across the entertainment, fashion and luxury industries. Matt joined Facebook as one of the first employees in 2005. Prior to Facebook, Jacobson co-founded surf lifestyle company Quiksilver Entertainment and served as VP, Global Head of Marketing. Matt served as CEO of Broadband Interactive Group and as EVP of News America Digital Publishing at News Corp. Matt holds a bachelor’s degree magna cum laude in political science from UCLA. He lives (and surfs) in his hometown of Manhattan Beach.