The Ottawa-based e-commerce powerhouse’s share price has risen 846 per cent on the Toronto exchange over the last three years.
Nazim Ahmed lands $3 million in seed funding for platform to help entrepreneurs produce personalized products such as T-shirts and artwork that feature photographs provided by customers.
Shopify's president joins a group that also includes tennis star Naomi Osaka, Tesla CFO Zach Kirkhorn and TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew.
Latest departure from Ottawa-based firm's leadership team comes after three members of its C-suite left the company earlier this year.
Software firms Shopify and Klipfolio are among the local organizations that are requiring workers to get two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine before they can return to the office.
CEO Tobi Lütke tweeted the announcement this week and says he made the decision "because science."
Ottawa-based e-commerce firm says it earned US$879.1 million, up from US$36 million a year earlier.
Ottawa firm says that as of Aug. 1 it won't take any share of the first $1 million in revenue developers make every year on products they design for the company's software.
Big-box behemoth, whose Canadian subsidiary is headquartered on Hunt Club Road, posted revenues of $30.2 billion in 2020, up 6.6 per cent from a year earlier.
Shopify is one of Stripe’s largest clients, and the relationship between the two companies expanded earlier this year when Shopify began offering services such as debit cards to merchants.