That the Brazilian people is one of the most present on Twitter, we already know from yesterday. But the number of Brazilians using the social network motivate an official representation in the country, it may be a bit surprising. According to Laura Gomes, executive responsible for the internationalization of Twitter, the social network wants to open an office in Brazil in the coming months.
Although not disclosed many details of when exactly should occur the opening of the company in the country, Laura said in an interview with the Argentine newspaper La Nacion that 1 in 5 Twitter users are from Latin America and this was one of the reasons why open a company on the continent. Brazil was chosen because it is the second region outside the US that has more stake in the social network, second only to Europe.
It also clarifies that judicial confusion involving the Twitter Inc and Brazilian blogger Rachel Campbell, owner of Twitter Brazil. The order of blog name change may have been motivated by the possible confusion that would generate if Twitter came to Brazil.