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Pierre Omidyar - Wikipedia

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Pierre Morad Omidyar is a French-born Iranian-American entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is the founder of the eBay auction site where he served as ...

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 ...

What are the Origins of Ebay? - The Balance

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eBay started in 1995 as an idea for collectors to buy and sell Pez dispensers. Founder, Pierre Omidyar began eBay as a favor to his girlfriend.

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 - Forbes

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EBay's Pierre Omidyar is no longer chairman of the company he founded, but he still sits on the board and is also a director of its former payment subsidiary, ...

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 - Philanthropist - Biography.com

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May 14, 2014 ... Synopsis. Iranian-American economist Pierre Omidyar is best known as the founder and chairman of eBay, the online auction website. Omidyar ...

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 ...

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 ... about leadership in the early days of eBay: If you empower others to do good, they ...

eBay founder Pierre Omidyar is Hawaii's richest person, Forbes says ...

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Apr 29, 2015 ... Pierre Omidyar, founder and chairman of eBay, who lives in Honolulu and has a net worth of $8.1 billion, is the richest person in Hawaii, ...

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Our History - eBay Inc.

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After spending Labor Day weekend at home writing code on his personal computer, eBay founder Pierre Omidyar launches AuctionWeb, a site "dedicated to ...

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 ...

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 ...