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Paul Orfalea | Kinko's

Free Thinker, Keen Observer, Capitalist

  • Struggled in school with dyslexia and poor grades
  • While at USC, saw long lines for photocopying; founded Kinko’s at UCSB
  • Built Kinko’s into worldwide leader in photocopying and business services with over $___ in revenue and 25,000 employees
  • Sold company in 2002
  • “Re-purposing” his life for charitable, educational, and investment activities.

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Orfalea Family Foundation
Author: Copy This: Lessons from a hyperactive dyslexic who turned a bright idea into one of America's best companies