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Pierre Omidyar


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

Pierre Omidyar - Forbes


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


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 ...

Founder's Note - eBay


Realizing the importance of having a simple and powerful way for members to exchange experiences, Pierre Omidyar, eBay's founder, launched the Feedback  ...

Pierre Omidyar - Philanthropist - Biography.com


May 14, 2014 ... Legend has it that Pierre Omidyar's founding of eBay was inspired by a Pez dispenser. Learn more at Biography.com.

eBay's History


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 ...

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


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 ...

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


"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 ...


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, ...

What are the origins of Ebay - About Money


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.

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Pierre Omidyar | Omidyar Network


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

eBay Founder Pierre Omidyar Launches New VC Firm - Fortune


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

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


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 ...