The heart and soul of eBay are the tens of millions of people that sell on our platform. They are a diverse, dedicated and endlessly passionate group of individuals. Some have faced adversity or doubt and overcome odds with eBay’s help, others have walked away from traditional careers to pursue their dream of becoming successful business owners. Come explore the stories that breathe color into our marketplace.
Street Wave, Russia
Street Wave does art painting of clothes, shoes and bags. Brand was first discovered five years ago in Moscow when its owner, Galya Pistaletka realized how boring are the regular shoes. It all began with single orders but afterwards it developed to a full store on eBay and gained numerous partnerships with luxurious brands.
Driven by her dream of introducing Russian jewelry to the rest of the world, Olga Lavrenko opened her shop on eBay.
Started by Oleg Rodnin as a hobby, his online shop Oberton-pro specializes in Vargans, a historical musical instrument. His store now unites Vargan fans from every corner of the globe.
Mikhail Syrnichenko, Ayrat Haidarov
Following his childhood dream Mikhail Syrnichenko started from small tuning studio and now together with his colleague Ayrat ships auto parts to half of the globe.