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Ghassan Halazon is the CEO of TeamBuy

Apr 21st 2015 at 3:31 AM

A few individuals consider TeamBuy as an advanced publicizing organization while others see it as a tech organization. Regardless of the perspective, the organization assembled a solid notoriety as Canada's group purchasing site establishing online day by day bargain. The firm is one of the biggest e-business firms in the nation. The organization gives wide rebates on neighborhood organizations by ensuring them a base measure of customers.

Ghassan Halazon is the CEO of TeamBuy. He graduated in 2006 from the Desautels Faculty of Management with a twofold fixation in Finance and Entrepreneurship. Just in the wake of finishing his Bachelor of Commerce degree in Washington D.C to finish his MBA. He got his college degree in fund and business from McGill in Montreal. He discovered an occupation at Citigroup where he filled in as an Investment Banking Associate. Nonetheless, it was not fun there and chose to seek after his entrepreneurial soul by establishing TeamBuy.

What numerous individuals don't have the foggiest idea, TeamBuy is not the first gathering purchasing. As a rule, gathering purchasing has been really prominent in Asia for a long time. There are a few administrations, for example, Craiglist where individuals meet online and the go physically to stores with a specific end goal to request fundamentally these rebates taking into account volume.

Since Canada was similar to USA where this thought took off, Ghassan Halazon chose that the time was correct. Such thought uncovered a profound concern to the solace levels of purchasers with e-trade and online networking.

The three men strived to add to the base of the firm and its site. Nonetheless, with a specific end goal to dispatch the site, they have to set up a solid promoting arrangement. This was the reason they chose to take the organization to the national stage where the group showed up on a prominent unscripted television indicate on CBC, Dragon' Den, before 2 million viewers. Understanding endeavor Partners, Georgian Partners, and ru-Net. The group considered the show as a genuine chance to raise capital and as an awesome approach to make the organization more obvious. They acknowledged, on the demonstrate, an offer from Jim Trieliving of $150,000 for 35% of the organization. At the point when the organization exceeded the offer, Ghasson and his related did not acknowledge Treviling's organization.


The truth show conveyed a large number of extraordinary clients to the site. Ghassan Halazon said that from that point forward, when the tech group fouls up, the clients realize that something fun would be sent in their email. This organization of 120 workers has now more than 1 million clients and has as of now a $30 million gross income run rate.

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