GoPro Goes Public!

Posted By: The Ski Channel on June 26, 2014 10:26 am

GoPro CEO and founder, Nick Woodman, rang the bell on the trading floor, signaling the start of the trading day and GoPro’s first day listed on the NASDAQ exchange thus marking another huge milestone for GoPro.

Since 2004, GoPro has enabled people to capture their life’s passions in ways they could have never done before.  And along the way, the community of filmmakers, photographers and fans have shared amazing photos and videos that have fueled the stoke of GoPro and has helped get the company to where it is today… on Wall Street: GPRO.

“See where we have been, and our epic vision for the future of GoPro. And please accept our sincere thanks for being part of our story, and our success”- GoPro.

The shares are set to be sold to initial investors at $24 a share. Forbes claims that price is the “one of the largest consumer electronics IPOs ever”. According to America’s Markets of USA Today, “GoPro’s selling shareholders will generate proceeds of $427.2 million, based on the 17.8 million shares being sold”. Also stated that GoPro will demand a “market value of nearly $3 billion based on the 123.1 million shares that will be outstanding after the deal”.

Video by GoPro.

Here are some of our favorite GoPro photos and screenshots from some pretty epic videos.

Nate Wallace

Nate Wallace powder heaven. / GoPro

anders jacobsen

Anders Jacobsen in Silent Flight / GoPro

Chris Bentchetler

Chris Benchetler POV drop / GoPro

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Bobby Brown mid back-flip / GoPro

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Aspen Spora clocking some pow time / GoPro