Good for Sam Morgan, the fomer owner of NZ's most popular website, TradeMe, the site he started just seven years ago that now accounts for sixty-percent of NZ's web traffic. He is "the former owner" because as you might have heard he's just sold it for the staggering sum of $700 million.
Good for him. Here's a story about how TradeMe began. Apparently it all started with a heater...
LINKS: Slow burner to online sizzler DominionPost 13 September 2004
TradeMe goes for $700m - Newstalk ZB
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