Compass Customer Success Story: Rip van Wafels

Rip van Wafels makes snack waffles and sells them both online and in stores all around the country. The two founders, Rip and Marco started selling waffles from their dorm room at University and, just five years later, grew to be a thriving business selling in Starbucks and Whole Foods. Like all entrepreneurs, Rip and …

Compass Ecommerce Benchmarks for 2016

The global e-commerce industry is growing at a rapid speed. In 2015 more than 10 Million E-Commerce stores made more than $1.8 Trillion in revenue. For 2016 we’re expecting the overall revenue of the sector to grow by 15%. Against many expectations, much of this growth is driven by niche online stores that are popping …

Are you growing fast enough?

This is a post by Cheyenne Richards, head of marketing for Compass and former VP of Marketing for Ancestry.com. Once upon a time there was a brilliant startup founder who hit upon a great idea, built a product, immediately hit exponential growth and went on to become a billionaire icon. Who was the lucky founder? …