• Pierre Omidyar: Founder of eBay.com
• Sean Rad: Founder of Tinder.com
• Bob Miner: co-founder of Oracle.com
• Arash Ferdowsi: co-founder of Dropbox.com
• Salar Kamangar: ex-CEO of YouTube.com and 7th employee to join Google.com
• Saeed Amidi: Founder/CEO of Plug and Play Tech Center, one of the largest start-up incubators and super early stage investors in Silicon Valley.
Persia was a power house of academic knowledge in ancient times. They were leaders in astronomy, medicine, mathematics, literature and philosophy. Throughout the millenniums of invasions and conquests, Persians have been tough enough to live through it and repel the invaders. Even during Middle Ages Persia produced the best scholars in the world in all fields of science.