It's not unusual for public figures to have hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of Twitter followers. But just how influential can someone be on the social network anyway? If PeekAnalytics, a platform that calculates social media pull, can be believed: very. Its parent company, the New York-based PeekYou, recently released a list of the top 1,000 tech investors on Twitter. Here's a look at the first 25.
Apple's Tim Cook tops the list, with a whopping $378 million in total compensation. See who else earned big in 2011.