We’ve got a look at the full schedule of Facebook’s IPO roadshow, the event where the social network travels the country and shows off its company to investors and banks in anticipation of going public.
On Monday, Facebook kicked off the roadshow with a lunch in New York City. So far the roadshow has included chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg and chief financial officer David Ebersman playing a pre-recorded video from founder Mark Zuckerburg and making a short presentation to investors. Some investors have reported feeling a little disappointed by the presentations, especially since Zuckerberg showed up to the first event in a hoodie and only spoke for around 10 minutes.
Facebook traveled to Boston on Tuesday for a lunch presentation. Zuckerberg did not attend.
The roadshow is scheduled to continue through May 18, when the company is expected to make its public trading debut. Financial analysis company PrivCo obtained the following full schedule of the roadshow:
May 7, 11:45am EST: New York, Sheraton New York, 53rd & Seventh Avenue
May 8, 7:15am EST: Boston, The Four Seasons Hotel, Boylston Street
May 9: Philadelphia and Baltimore Stops. No location details revealed and Zuckerberg is not attending.
May 10: New York. Location will be privately announced to invitees.
May 11, 12pm PT: Menlo Park Lunch, Crowne Plaza, Palo Alto. Zuckerberg is expected to attend.
May 14: Chicago. Location will be privately announced to invitees on May 13.
May 15: Kansas City. Location will be privately announced to invitees on May 14.
May 15: Denver. Location will be privately announced to invitees on May 14.
May 16: Menlo Park. Location will be privately announced to invitees on May 15.
May 17: Menlo Park. Final morning of investor conference calls and meetings at the Facebook headquarters. IPO expected to price at approximately 5pm EST.
May 18: New York. NASDAQ opening bell.
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