- January, 1971
Libox founder and CEO, one of Israelâ€™s leading internet entrepreneurs, was born in Israel in 1971. He studied Electronics and Computer sciences, and attended the Young Persons' Institute for the Promotion of Art and Science, Tel-Aviv University, Technical College.
Mr. Pilosof joined IDFâ€™s Unit 8200, best known for its alumni entrepreneurs, as a leading developer of cutting edge technologies.
Shortly after leaving the IDF, at the age of 22, Mr. Pilosof founded Walla!, which became the leading Israeli internet company. For 11 years, he has led Walla! from Development, User Experience, Content to marketing, he built the first Internet media company in Israel, which is still to date, the leading portal in the Israeli market. Walla! went public at 2001 in TASE.
Shortly after leaving Walla!, Mr. Pilosof started conceiving the concept of a free and unlimited communication and management platform which later became LIBOX .
- 08/24/10 -techcrunch.com