Pinterest Co-Founder Evan Sharp Joined Fellow Co-Founder Ben Silbermann on Its Board

The move was revealed in an amendment to the company’s Form S-1 SEC filing

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Pinterest co-founder and chief design and creative officer Evan Sharp was quietly added to the company’s board of directors last month, according to an amendment to its Form S-1 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Sharp joins co-founder, chairman, president and CEO Ben Silbermann as Pinterest executives that also serve on its board.

The company said in its Form S-1 amendment, “Evan Sharp has served as a director of Pinterest since March 2019. He is a co-founder of Pinterest and serves as our chief design and creative officer. Since joining Pinterest, he has overseen the creative, product and design teams. He was previously a product designer at Facebook from 2010 through 2011. Mr. Sharp studied architecture at Columbia University and holds a Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of Chicago. Mr. Sharp was selected to serve on our board of directors because of the perspective and experience he brings as our chief design and creative officer and as one of our co-founders, as well as his product development and design experience.”

The non-Pinterest members of its board of directors are: David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.