Shopify is a platform that supports independent businesses in every way possible; helping them start, sell, market and manage.

Basic Information

Shopify was founded in 2006 by Tobias Lütke, Daniel Weinand, and Scott Lake after attempting to open Snowdevil, an online store for snowboarding equipment. Shopify has grown from 5 people in a coffee shop to over 5,000 across the globe. As of June 2019, it powers over 1,000,000 businesses in approximately 175 countries and has become an all-in-one commerce platform to start, run, and grow a business. Shopify offers online retailers a suite of services including payments, marketing, shipping and customer engagement tools to simplify the process of running an online store for small merchants. See more

Legal Name

:

Shopify Inc.

Headquarters

:

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Founding Date

:

2006

No. of Employees

:

1000+

Core Team

:
1.

Daniel Weinand

Co-Founder

2.

Scott Lake

Co-founder & CEO

3.

Tobias Lutke

Co-founder & CEO

Funding

Total Funding

$122.0M

Investors

:

1.

Bessemer Venture Partners

2.

Insight Partners

3.

FirstMark

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