National Retail Federation | 01.12.15

Symphony Commerce Named Shop.org Digital Commerce Startup of the Year

By Kathy Grannis

Shop.org announced today from Retail’s BIG Show in New York City the winner of the group’s first-ever Digital Commerce Startup Competition. Out of five finalists, each selected in December 2014, Symphony Commerce was selected by several esteemed retail industry leaders as the 2015 winner. The company specializes in enterprise level commerce as a service, and was established in 2010.

The announcement came during a special session in which thousands of retail CEOs, senior executives and other industry leaders gathered during NRF’s 104th Annual Convention and EXPO. The four-day event is currently taking place at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York and will wrap up Wednesday, January 14.

As the winner, CEO and Co-Founder Harish Abbott and his company Symphony Commerce will receive a one-year free membership with the National Retail Federation as well as $5,000 and a complimentary registration to Shop.org’s Digital Summit in 2015. Harish will also be introduced to members of the Shop.org board of directors, which includes senior e-commerce and digital executives from companies including Hudson’s Bay Company, Sur la Table, The TJX Companies and Under Armour.

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