New Year, Two New Jobs For Ex-Twitter CEO Dick Costolo…


Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo, who stepped away from the big blue bird last June, has a new health and fitness platform startup in the works, focused on motivating people to make lifestyle improvements by drawing on the expertise of a range of “wellness professionals” to provide inspiring guidance.

That’s not all. Costolo has also signed up to being a VC — joining Index Ventures as a partner, investing in new startups and working with existing Index portfolio companies. So new year, two new jobs for @DickC…

We asked Index if it’s an investor in its new employee, Costolo’s, own new venture — but the firm declined to comment. So we can but speculate. Still, with investor friends like those fundraising surely isn’t going to be this startup’s biggest pain…

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