QUOTED: “On Monday, Jaded Pixel Technologies Inc. — better known by its online name, Shopify— will announce it has closed a $15-million round of venture capital financing from a group of Canadian and American investors.” See full article HERE
This is the first article for a new series that I am working on w/ Practical eCommerce. The series is called ‘Innovators & Trendsetters‘, and will focus on emerging and unique – strategies being implemented by successful online shops. This instalment revolves around ‘seasonality‘ and capitalizing on seasonal trends. See full article here.
[UPDATE] New Post: ‘3 Unusual eCommerce Models‘
I am excited to announce that I will be doing some mentoring @ FounderFuel. FounderFuel is a killer accelerator program that is focused on developing tech startups – within an ecosystem of experienced entrepreneurs, top executives, VCs, and Angels. If you know any entrepreneurs / startups that could thrive via a unique & intensive acceleration, apply here.
I recently sat down w/ the folks @ uOttawa re: my feedback on the JD/MBA program. Needless to say I am a huge proponent of the joint program, and had alot to discuss!
Here is the interview in full.
Shopify featured in the Financial Post’s ‘Startup Spotlight’ section
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QUOTED: “Shopify is in the business of selling online storefront templates and ready-made e-commerce technologies to everyone from mom-and-pop home businesses to multinational movie studios and globe-trotting rock bands. And with about 10,000 websites now using Shopify technology, business is good”
E-Commerce Times Article: ‘Have E-Commerce Your Way’
By: Harley Finkelstein – Part of the ‘Expert Advice’ Series
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