engine - 5:27 pm on Mar 28, 2011 (gmt 0)
Facebook Hoping To Engage Ex-Aide To Obama [uk.reuters.com]
Facebook, the social networking giant, is seeking to hire former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs for a senior post, The New York Times reported.
The newspaper reported on its website late on Sunday that Facebook is looking at Gibbs, once one of President Barack Obama's closest aides, to help manage communications in advance of an initial public offering planned for early next year. The Times cited people briefed on the talks.