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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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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 sale of goods and ...

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 - 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 ...

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 ...

Pierre Omidyar - Philanthropist - Biography.com

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Legend has it that Pierre Omidyar's founding of eBay was inspired by a Pez dispenser. Learn more at Biography.com.

Founder's Note - eBay

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Founders Letter In February 1996, when eBay was just 6 months old, the Community had already grown to several hundred members. Realizing the importance ...

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 - 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 ...

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.

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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 ...

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 ...

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.