After 5 Years With Facebook, Ben Blumenfeld Leaves To Beautify The Future At Designer Fund | TechCrunch
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His next gig was as a design lead at Magento, a commerce platform later acquired by eBay / PayPal. That’s when he got the big call from Facebook. He knew the company had potential because the Magento interns “would not get off” the social network. But after talking to Facebook’s designers, Ben says “I had this epiphany. [Facebook's] mission was to change the way we communicate, the fundamental human need.”
Facebook already, for the 99%, solved email.