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Snapchat CEO Says Company Plans to IPO

This story originally appeared on Reuters

CEO said on Tuesday the company plans to have an but did not specify when that would happen.

"We have to ," Spiegel said during a talk at a technology conference hosted in Ranchos Palos Verdes, Calif., by technology online-only publication Re/code.

"It's just another dot on the list of things to do," Spiegel added.

In 2013, Snapchat turned down a $3 billion offer from to acquire the company. poured $200 million into the ephemeral photo- and video-sharing app in March at a valuation of $15 billion.

(Reporting By Yasmeen Abutaleb; Editing by Ken Wills)

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