Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Wales
Jimmy Wales
ounder and Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Wikimedia Foundation

JIMMY WALES Is the founder and Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit corporation that operates Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, and several other wiki projects. He is also founder of the for-profit company Wikia, Inc., which is legally unrelated to Wikimedia.

In May 2006, Wales was named one of TIME magazine's 100 most influential people.