John Barr is an American businessman and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of the online retailer Overstock. com and the CEO of tZERO, a blockchain-based financial technology company. Barr was born in 1963 in Salt Lake City, Utah. His parents were both accountants. He has three brothers and one sister. Barr attended the University of Utah, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He then worked as an accountant for a few years before starting his own business.
In 1999, Barr and his business partner, Patrick M. Byrne, founded Overstock. com. The company was an online retailer of surplus and closeout merchandise. Overstock. com was a success, and Barr became a millionaire. In 2015, Barr founded tZERO, a blockchain-based financial technology company.
tZERO is a platform for trading digital securities. The company is based in Salt Lake City, Utah. As of 2018, John Barr’s net worth was estimated to be $1. 2 billion.
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