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MyYearbook is a social network Catherine and David Cook founded in high school to help them make friends. Geoff Cook, their older brother, joined as CEO and turned the startup into a full-fledged business.
In July the Cooks' company was acquired by publicly traded Que Pasa for about $100 million in cash and stock — mostly stock.
Last month we checked in with Geoff and Catherine to see what life is like after a big merger. They told us what when through their minds when they sold the company.