Colin Kroll (born in 1984) is an American Entrepreneur, Business Executive and Investor from Manhattan (USA). He is the founder of the Vine and HQ Trivia. Furthermore, HQ is an app that has launched on the iOS system.
Other people associated with him are Scott Rogowsky and Rus Yusupov. On the other hand, Vine is a video hosting services. Furthermore, people can send and create six seconds video with help of it.
In 2012, the social media company Twitter has acquired Vine. Yesterday, the New City police found him dead in his apartment. They went to his apartment in Manhattan. Soon, the investigation team found unresponsive lying on his bed.
However, the death cause has not known. Now, medical officers come to examine in Colin house. In the primary investigation, it seems like it is a drug overdose case.
Earlier, he fired for his bad management from Twitter. Mr. Kroll involved in the cases of harassing females in his office. Apart from that, he is an extraordinary technology expert. Rus is the partner in his company posted condolences on social media. His father shocked from his death.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This young executive was born during the year 1984 in New City (New York, USA). Currently, Colin Kroll’s age is around 34 years old. However, he did not disclose his family details.
Colin earned the degree in Computer Science from Oakland University. On the other hand, the information about Kroll’s dating status is under review. He belongs to white Caucasian Ethnicity race group.
|Full Real Birth Name||Colin Kroll.|
|Profession||Founder & CEO of Vine and HQ Trivia.|
|In the News For||Died due of drugs overdose in his Manhattan apartment.|
|Age (As of 2018)||34 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1984.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Manhattan, New York (USA).|
|Date of Death||16th December 2018.|
|Death Cause||Drug Overdose.|
|Place of Death||Manhattan, New York (USA).|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Will Update Soon.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Current Residence||Manhattan, New York (USA).|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.7 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 136 lbs.
|Biceps Size||15 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||42-32-33.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||11.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Name Not Known.
Mother: Will Update Soon.
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known.
Sister: Will Update Soon.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not Found.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Will Update Soon.|
|Highest Qualification||Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Oakland University.|
|School||High School in Manhattan.|
|Alma Mater||Oakland University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Bruce Lee.
Actress: Lucy Liu.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Moscow.|
|Love to do||Travelling & Playing Video Games.|
|Favorite Dishes||Continental Food.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$36 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Earnings per month||Under review.|
|Office Address||Not Known.|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Will Update.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Colin Kroll
- Colin joins the Right Media in 2006 on the post of Software Engineer.
- Later on, he moves to Yahoo! As the Engineer Manager and worked until 2009.
- The 34-year-old worked as an Engineer for the company Jetsetter.
- Soon, he promoted as the Chief Technology Officer in the organization.
- During 2012, he designed a video-sharing app for the Smartphone users ‘Vine”.
- At the same time, he sold the app to Twitter for $33 Million USD.
- The functioning of the app discontinued in 2016.
- Money Factor: The estimated Colin Kroll’s Net worth is $36 Million US Dollars in 2018.
- He serves as the General Manager in Vine.
- Though, he resigned from his post in 2014.
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- Soon, he created a gaming app with Rus named “HQ” Trivia.
- Kroll made the Chief Executive of HQ Trivia in September 2018.
- However, he faced the charges of his inadequate management skills and bad behavior with women in office.