Last week, Facebook co-founder, Chris Hughes, was publicly slammed by the media elite for his decision to hire Gabriel Snyder, formerly of Gawker and the Atlantic Wire, to replace Franklin Foer as editor of the 100-year-old magazine The New Republic.
Reid Hoffman is one of the most successful entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. He’s the founder of Linkedin, the largest professional social network worth around $28 billion, and a partner at the VC firm Greylock Partners.
Who does someone who's already incredibly successful call when they want to dream up new, successful ideas? Billionaire LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman has three go-to people he calls when he wants to be inspired: Tesla founder Elon Musk, former PayPal CTO Max Levchin, and PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel.