Author(s): Sara Gilbert
They are names recognized around the world today, but just how did these companies grow into global giants? Creative Education's popular Built for Success series now spotlights flourishing corporations and introduces the leaders who guided them to prominence. Each title surveys the featured company's complete history, examining its triumphs and failures, products and innovations, and the impact it has had on the lives of people around the globe. An outstanding resource for STEM units on contemporary technology and industry. A look at the origins, leaders, growth and holdings of eBay, the online auction and shopping company that was founded in 1995 and today sells a multitude of collectibles and other consumer products.