Every Amazon seller has a story
"We were definitely surprised by the growth."
"I started in my dad’s woodshed with 600 bucks."
President, Driven Products
"I was literally trying to make beer money for the weekend."
Owner, Seismic Audio
"My role with the company is kinda the get-it-done guy."
Chief Sales Executive, Think Fast
"July first of 2011--that’s the day I officially left Google."
Founder/CEO, Anker Technology
"Our company’s philosophy is to do well by doing good."
Senior Marketplace Manager, World Wide Stereo
"I was a physician assistant working in trauma surgery."
"The Captain Dave’s name comes from my history as a sailor."
President, Captain Dave, Inc.
"When I started, I was a killer ski salesman."
Owner, Got Your Gear
"Could we bring a product to the United States? Would someone buy it?"
"Before I started Hospitology I was an ER physician at the Beth Israel Hospital."
"It’s a pretty awesome ride so far, you know?"
VP Corporate Development, Jackery
"...So kind of like Yoda and Luke Skywalker type stuff "
"I was the kid in my neighborhood that had the lemonade stand."
"We had two families to take care of."
Co-Founder, Terrific Deal
"I started in a one-bedroom apartment with a credit card. I had no backing, nothing."
CEO, Bling Jewelry
"First thing I ever sold was a battery. And it's probably going to be the last thing I sell."
CEO, Chrome Battery
"I did a quick Google and said, 'okay, okay--what does a CEO do?'"
CEO, The Friendly Swede
Every Amazon seller has a story.
"It was a weekend gig for a while. It was really kind of a garage project."
"It’s the great niche product story."
General Manager, MPD Digital
"I started the company when I was 17 on $1,000"
CEO, Lyons Trading Company
"I started at Morgan Stanley doing tech mergers and acquisitions in Silicon Valley."
"Our question to ourselves was: could we build a better device company?"
"I was actually in 11th grade at the time. I was 15."
President, Quantum Networks
"We saw a great business opportunity in entry-level Android tablets."
"It’s almost like a Cheers. Everyone knows your name."
Internet Sales Manager, Cardboard Legends