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As IPO Nears, Twitter CEO Says “We Think Of Revenue Like Oxygen”

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http://techcrunch.com – As Twitter nears its IPO, CEO Dick Costolo seemingly refuses to focus on the money. “We think of revenue like oxygen. Essential to life but not the first thing you think about in the morning,” he told Katie Couric at The Atlantic’s Aspen Ideas Festival. “I don’t try to get caught up in short-term thinking about the company.” Given the impending IPO, this is likely Costolo’s last interview, so these quotes will haunt them as the $10 billion IPO frenzy ramps up. Couric asked him if he had learned anything from Facebook’s epic IPO blunder. Costolo, (IT news)