Tim Westergren Net Worth and salary: Tim Westergren is an American composer and record producer who has a net worth of $50 million dollars. As of July 2014, Tim Westergren owns 2,214,991 shares of Pandora. The current price per share of Pandora is $22 which when multiplied by Tim's shares is how you arrive at a net worth of $50 million. Born December 21, 1965 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, he is best known as the co-founder of Pandora Radio in the year 2000. He served as the Chief Strategy Officer for Pandora Media, Inc. between July 2004 and February 2014. He is an award-winning composer and record producer with 10+ years of experience in the music industry. Westergren has recorded with indie labels, scored the music for feature films and performed extensively. He holds a bachelor's degree from Stanford University, where he studied computer acoustics and recording technology. In 1999, he founded Pandora Media, along with co-founders Will Glaser and Jon Kraft, in Oakland, California. The company went public in 2011, reportedly earning $138 million that fiscal year. Westergren and Glaser also created the Music Genome Project, a mathematical algorithm to organize music, and the concept was marketed by Pandora Media. The software uses a mathematical algorithm to predict a person's musical taste based on a small musical sampling. In 2010, Tim Westergren was named among the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine.
Tim Westergren Net Worth
Date of Birth
Dec 21, 1965 (51 years old)
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