Transforming the Way People Shop for Their Homes
At wayfair.com you as the costumer has the ability to select your home decor from a variety of colors, styles, and more all at affordable prices. Maybe you are looking for some rustic looking cabinets like you had in your family home or you want to find the perfect reading light to have by your bed for your bed time story, wayfair is the place to go.
Two college buddies, Nirah Shah and Steve Conine, together make a great pairing to be entrepreneurs. Like all good things though there were some failed attempts. After two business ideas that never left the ground the boys decided on stereos. More specifically a website that would sell racks and stands for them. The site, racksandstands.com, soon started selling garden tools and out outdoor supplies. Their home-ran business moved to the big city of Boston. Expandng their sales to home decorations, kitchen wear, and more the business of Wayfair had earned itself $100 million is sales.
Today Wayfair has over 200 offices around the country. Due to its simplicity it is popular with many home decorators and designers;professional or not.Click. Ship. And in your home.
Learn more about Nirah Shah and Steve Conine by clicking on their face
Wayfair has just recently went public in October of 2014. Raising about $304.5 million on the initial public offering, Wayfair was bound for success. The company sold 10.5 million shares to begin.
Then, a share sold for roughly $29 dollars a piece but, on the stock market today Wayfair goes for approximately $19 a share. Click on the picture to the left to check on how Wayfair is doing today.
There have been over 14 million orders from all over the country wanting the quality products Wayfair has to offer. Having their head quarters in Boston, Massachusetts, they have a prime placement to fulfil those orders with other services in New York, Ogden, Utah, Hebron, Kentucky, Galway, Ireland, London, Berlin, and Sydney. There are over 500 service representatives to ensure that Wayfair's customer is satisfied.
To ensure that Wayfair is doing all that they can do to be the best they can, they are constantly hiring engineers and data scientists so there is always a job opportunity to be seen.