On behalf of BigCommerce, I am extremely joyful to share an exhilarating milestone. Today, BigCommerce joins the Nasdaq family to become a public agency!
I am so appreciative of our team, our partners, and in definite, each one of our clients around the globe.As some of our clients remember, co-founders Mitchell Harper and Eddie Machaalani launched BigCommerce in 2009 with the goal to make it easier for small agencies to sell online. Ecommerce accounted for only 6% of total U. S.retail sales at the time, but Eddie and Mitch saw the comprehensive talents for small agencies to be successful in the event that they had a simple-to-use, competitively priced ecommerce platform.Over the years, our platform, our clients, and our surroundings have grown in combination. Some of our most innovative product updates were driven in large part by what customers told us you needed in order to compete. From the creation of enterprise elements to our WordPress integration to Page Builder, our platform and our team are better as a result of the imagination and input from our customers.As a results of the worldwide pandemic, 2020 will bring the quickest growth in online sales up to now.More than ever during these problematical times, we remain dedicated to serving you and living up to our agency value of "Customers First". Thank you for putting your trust in us. We are venerated to serve you.This is a huge moment for our agency, but more importantly, we are excited for the journey we still have previous to us.With the proceeds from our IPO, we look forward to additional investing in the analysis and development of our platform. We will continue to innovate our product and repair with the goal of powering your ecommerce prosperity.
Going public doesn't change our undertaking of giving clients of all sizes the tools you wish to build, innovate and grow successful ecommerce agencies. The BigCommerce platform meets you where you're as a enterprise, no matter if you're new to promoting online or a Forbes Global 2000 enterprise. We will continue to update the platform in ways in which bring the main benefit to the most retailers. Our IPO is only one step in the journey in this mission.As a public company, we'll be able to provide all our stakeholders more transparency than ever into our size, momentum and industry leadership. We hope this supplies self assurance that you just've partnered with an industry-premiere platform that's poised to innovate for many years to come back.
I'll end by emphasizing my gratitude to the many of us in the BigCommerce ecosystem. To our clients, thanks again for uplifting and allowing our growth. Everything we do is for you. I'd love to see you at our next Town Hall on August 27. Please submit any questions, ideas or comments you have got here.
To our technology and agency companions, we are inspired to grow in true partnership with you. To our personnel, every single one of you has played a role in making this historical moment possible. You are the heartbeat of our agency, and I thank you in your energy, commitment and passion. To our board participants and traders, thanks to your financial backing, suggest, and assistance.We hope our IPO marks the beginning of a new era of trade.
Dated : 2021-01-24 21:05:27
Category : Bigcommerce news