Tag Archive: Shopify

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    by Angie Chang

    Toronto-Based ShopLocket, Co-Founded By Katherine Hague, Raises $1M Seed Funding For E-Commerce Disruption

    The $1M seed round for ShopLocket includes participation from Peter Thiel’s Fund Valar Ventures.

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    Three months after launching, ShopLocket raised $1M in seed funding from Rho Canada Ventures, Valar Ventures, BDC Capital, Relay Ventures, Extreme Venture Partners and private investors.

    Co-founder and CEO Katherine Hague aims to change the way consumers buy and sell products online. She said “e-commerce will not longer be reserved for marketplaces and storefronts. Instead, products will find us – on blogs, websites and in our newsfeeds, just as naturally as the videos and photos we share today.”

    Previously, Katherine was a Shopify theme developer