Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg visits Ford, helps assemble F-150 at Rouge Plant
In his first visit to the state of Michigan, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg stopped by Ford Motor Co.’s Ford River Rouge Complex in Dearborn on Thursday.
It was a part of the social media giant’s chairman and CEO’s “Personal Year of Travel Challenge” to interact with more people and discover how they are living, working and thinking about the future.
Ford employees revealed to the 32-year-old billionaire how they are transforming and integrating new technology into design, product development and manufacturing, according to a news release.
The social media pioneer experienced the modern-day Ford assembly line, which transformed the manufacturing industry.
Zuckerberg posted the following message to his Facebook profile:
Facebook was founded in 2004 and is based in Menlo Park, Calif.