David Solomon is a seasoned business expert with an impressive 33-year career immersed in various sectors, including 24 years dedicated to eCommerce.
Throughout his career, Dave has made significant contributions to both startups and established brands, offering valuable mentorship and guidance.
Notably, he has successfully created, managed, and sold an Amazon, eBay, and web-based eCommerce business, demonstrating a deep understanding of what it takes to build and sustain a successful brand.
In 2015, Dave co-founded Velstar, an eCommerce agency based in Liverpool, UK. His vision for Velstar centered on transparency and a commitment to Shopify, born from his personal experiences with less favorable platforms and marketing agencies that lacked a real-world business perspective. The agency thrived under his leadership, ultimately leading to a successful exit in 2020 when it was acquired by an American VC firm eager to tap into Velstar’s Shopify potential.
Today, Dave offers his expertise to businesses of all sizes, whether they are startups, scale-ups, or established brands. His comprehensive knowledge spans various platforms, including third-party platforms like Amazon, making him a valuable resource for any eCommerce venture. Additionally, Dave’s unique background as both an entrepreneur and agency founder allows him to bridge the gap between retailers and agencies, ensuring a mutually beneficial understanding.
Furthermore, Dave boasts a wide network of valuable contacts who can help propel your brand forward.