Hi Addies, This Tyme Getting into Ecommerce being featured in **Trend Now**
.Ecommerce refers to the buying and selling of products or services over electronic systems such as the Internet and other computer networks.However, the term may refer to more than just buying and selling products online like developing,marketing, shipping etc.We Feature a successful aspiring ecommerce entrepreneur Jennifer Conforti in our **Trend Now** Section. Jennifer Conforti is the Vice President of ISAAY.com,ISAAY.com, an online women’s retail website (which features some killer brands) Jennifer has only one goal,to build ISAAY into a company that’s a household name, so she can stay there until the day she retires.
To add things up, her job allows her the opportunity to travel all over the country. Within the last month alone, she’s traveled to New York, Chicago, Boston, Las Vegas and Salt Lake City. she gets to sit with designers to discuss a collection’s inspiration and meet with her vendors.
In addition to Ecommerce and fashion, Jennifer loves yoga, art projects and snowboarding.
Jennifer says her goal is to build a website that isn’t just for shopping but that will be a source of fashion information for women.
Jennifer has many roles including this to her portfolio like photo shoots, marketing, and sometimes, because isaay is a small
but growing company, you can find her in the warehouse receiving product
and shipping orders. Jennifer says that her role models are her parents and she lives by the quote ” There is so much opportunity — you just have to go out and get it.”
Connect With Jennifer:
1979: Michael Aldrich invented online shopping.
1984: Gateshead SIS/Tesco is first B2C online shopping and Mrs Snowball, 72, is the first online home shopper.
1998: Alibaba Group is established in China. And it leverage China’s B2B and C2C, B2C(Taobao) market by its Authentication System.
2002: eBay acquires PayPal for $1.5 billion. Niche retail companies CSN Stores and NetShops are founded with the concept of selling
products through several targeted domains, rather than a central portal.
2010: Groupon reportedly rejects a $6 billion offer from Google. Instead, the group buying websites plans to go ahead with an IPO in mid-2011