Israeli Who Helped Catapult Twitter to Fame and Glory Plans Next Move

Israeli-born Ori Allon has sold companies to Twitter and Google, and now he's established what he hopes will be his third major firm.

The hottest story in the tech world recently belonged to the microblogging network Twitter, which on November 7 had its initial public offering at the New York Stock Exchange valued at $14 billion. By the end of the first week of trading, the company’s worth had already jumped to $23 billion.