In that LinkedIn post, Andy said the letter was a much-needed confidence
booster for Chloe, who was "knocked down" by a car years ago.
Chloe's fascination with Google began recently, Andy told Business Insider,
when she asked her father where his ideal place to work would be.
Andy currently works in sales for a refrigeration-system parts manufacturer.
"And I said, 'Oh, Google would be a nice place to work,'" he said, because of
its world-famous perks and the cutting-edge work it does.
When Chloe decided she wanted to work there, too, her father encouraged her
to apply and "get the ball rolling," he said.
All the attention garnered from Pichai's response has redoubled Chloe's drive
to work for Google. Andy says his daughter now wants to find a way into the
Silicon Valley-based company through going on TV and talking to the media.
He's largely resisted, though, saying he wants her to focus on her studies
and develop her skills.
But Andy wants to brush up on his own technological skills to catch up with