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eBay Inc is an American multinational corporation and e-commerce company, providing consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer sales services via the internet. It is headquartered in San Jose, Ca...

eBay's History

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The History of eBay. eBay was founded in Pierre Omidyar's San Jose living room back in September 1995. It was from the start meant to be a marketplace for the ...

10 Entertaining eBay Facts You Might Not Know - Mashable

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Aug 7, 2010 ... As the world's largest marketplace, eBay has hundreds of millions of listings live at any given moment. Since its founding in 1995, the company ...

Pierre Omidyar - Entrepreneur

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Pierre Omidyar Founder of eBay Inc. Founded: 1995. "I never had it in mind that I would start a company one day and it would really be successful. I have just ...

The history of eBay - Telegraph

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Apr 15, 2011 ... 1995 – The online auction website was founded as AuctionWeb in San ... eBay went floated on the stock exchange on September 21, 1998 ...

Pierre Omidyar: The reclusive eBay founder will battle with The ...

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Oct 18, 2013 ... In 2006, Pierre Omidyar, the founder and chairman of eBay, moved to Hawaii. He bought a 5800-square-foot beachfront home in the upmarket ...

How Pierre Omidyar Turned of eBay An Idealistic Notion Into Billions ...

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"Inspiration is much more effective than delegation," says the eBay founder ... has made Omidyar, now eBay's chairman, one of the richest people in the world.

Ebay Founder Omidyar Has Made $450 Million Since Icahn Attack ...

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Feb 27, 2014 ... Carl Icahn has a mouth that moves markets, and eBay founder Pierre Omidyar is cashing in on all the talk.

Pierre Omidyar - Forbes

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EBay founder Pierre Omidyar stepped down as chairman of the company in July 2015 following its split from former subsidiary PayPal. He remains on both ...

The Small-Scale Story Behind eBay's Big Bucks | TIME

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Sep 3, 2015 ... James D. Wilson—Getty Images Chairman and founder Pierre Omidyar and CEO Meg Whitman of EBay.com, the online auction service, ...

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How Did eBay Start? - About.com

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May 19, 2016 ... eBay started in 1995 as an idea for collectors to buy and sell Pez dispensers. Pierre Omidyar founded eBay as a favor to his girlfriend who was ...

History of Ebay | eBay

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eBay: The First 10 Years. Yes, you read that correctly: ten years. eBay was created in September 1995, by a man called Pierre Omidyar, who was living in San ...

Pierre Omidyar - Philanthropist - Biography.com

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Synopsis. Iranian-American economist Pierre Omidyar is best known as the founder and chairman of eBay, the online auction website. Omidyar graduated from ...