Episode 31: Minted CEO and Founder Mariam Naficy

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For Episode 31 we are joined by Mariam Naficy – Minted Founder and CEO. She shared with us some what it took to start Minted, why Minted’s business model is unique, how technology is being used, and if there are plans to open stores.

Mariam Naficy Bio

Mariam Naficy is a pioneer of consumer internet businesses who co-founded her first company, Eve.com, in 1998 and sold it successfully in 2000. Mariam invented Minted’s unique, crowdsourced and curated marketplace model with the mission of building an e-commerce platform that continuously offers fresh goods across limitless categories.

She sits on the Boards of Yelp and Every Mother Counts, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother.

Mariam was named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company in 2014, one of Fortune magazine’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs in 2009, and one of Goldman Sachs’ 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs every year since 2012.


** Photo of Mariam courtesy of Guru Khalsa


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