Minted: Mariam Naficy

In 2000, Mariam Naficy sold her first company, an online cosmetics store called, for $110 million. Several years later, she got the entrepreneurial itch once again: she founded Minted, an online stationery store that solicits designs from artists all over the world. Today Minted is one of the biggest crowdsourcing platforms on the Internet. PLUS for our postscript, “How You Built That,” how Vanessa and Casey White turned their grandfather’s pierogi recipe into Jaju Pierogi.

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Minted: Mariam Naficy

June 3, 2018 at 09:02PM
via How I Built This with Guy Raz