MBA from Harvard, eBay founder, current co-owner of a billion dollar company, New York Times best selling author, community advocate, wife and mother of two children under two.
However, as you will hear, just as human as the rest of us.
Her company is Gilt. Purveyors of high end designer items at deep discounts, Gilt took the rush and limited quantities of a New York sample sale and put it online. One of the first flash sale websites, Gilt is now expanding to luxury vacations, food, wine and home decor.
Maybank, in a Yves St Laurent dress and Alexander McQueen shoes, is impeccably clad. I had to ask about, what must be, her amazing closet. Everything she wears is sourced from Gilt but Maybank says her customers always get first pick.
Remarkably open and sweet, she sat down with me just before the Forum of Women Entrepreneurs (FWE) Gala.