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Pierre Omidyar

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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 ...

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 ...

Pierre Omidyar | Omidyar Network

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Pierre is an entrepreneur and philanthropist best known as the founder of eBay, an online platform that gives people equal access to information, opportunity, ...

How Rich? – How rich is eBay founder Pierre Omidyar?

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Apr 30, 2012 ... The wife of the eBay founder may easily develop some hoarding disorder ( someone had to bid up those first few auctions until the concept ...

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 ...

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 ...

eBay Founder Pierre Omidyar Launches New VC Firm - Fortune

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Mar 18, 2016 ... Omidyar Technology Ventures has quietly launched as an early-stage venture capital firm solely funded by eBay Inc. founder Pierre Omidyar.

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

www.bizjournals.com/pacific/news/2015/04/29/ebay-founder-pierre-omidyar-is-hawaiis-richest.html

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, ...

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 ...

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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.

Pierre Omidyar - Entrepreneur

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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 been motivated by  ...

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 ...