Back in the early 2000s, two Australians were chatting online and they both found that eCommerce platforms were lacking in many areas.
Eddie Machaalani and Mitchell Harper founded BigCommerce in 2009.
BigCommerce is an eCommerce platform that provides SAAS to small businesses.
In 2014, the company expanded its west coast presence and hired employees from PayPal and Amazon.
In 2020, BigCommerce went public on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol BIGC.
In September 2022, the company expanded its Crypto ecosystem by allowing companies to accept BitPay and Coinpayments.
BeerBat, which makes Bat shaped drinkware for businesses such as the Hard Rock Cafe, turned to BigCommerce in 2022 to help drive sales and found that revenue increased 115% in a single year.
BigCommerce maintains a corporate office in Austin, Texas.