You should control how your data and content is modeled, and it should be as accessible as easily as your own database.
Your ecommerce stack should be adaptable to new technologies, business models, and changing customer expectations.
You should be able to go from validating a single product idea to reaching millions of customers globally without re-platforming.
Guillermo RauchFounder and CEO of Vercel
Jason WarnerFormer CTO of GitHub
Finbarr TaylorCo-Founder and CEO of Shogun
Brian LongCo-Founder and CEO of Attentive
Andrew JonesCo-Founder and CPO of Attentive
Romain LapeyreCo-Founder and CEO of Gorgias
Mark LenhardCEO of Zepz, formerly Magento and PayPal
Rich LyonsAdvisory Board Member of Threekit Visual Commerce
Blake LyonPartner and Chief Business Officer at Red Antler
Andreas KlingerCTO of On Deck, former CTO of Product hunt
Taylor ClausonManaging Partner at Abstraction Capital
Ryan ThompsonCo-Founder of TaxJar
Alex O'ByrneCo-Founder and MD of We Make Websites
Brian MagidaVP Performance Marketing at Warby Parker
Aadil MamujeeFormer Head of Product at Automattic
Jason SpinellManaging Director of Slack Fund
Michael StoppelmanFormer SVP of Engineering at Yelp
Mark DaherCEO and Managing Director of Daher Capital
Jason FingerChairman at Upper90
Dave JohnsonDirector of Engineering at PhoneGap