We start, buy, and invest in the world’s top Shopify businesses.

Our family of companies

Pixel Union

Apps, Themes, and Services

Out of the Sandbox

Top Selling Shopify Themes


Incredible Shopify Apps


Handcrafted apps from scratch


Top Shopify Plus Agency


Instagram made shoppable

What we look for

Sustainable growth

Your business is growing organically and has a long runway ahead of it.


You’re cashflowing or profitably investing in growth via paid acquisition.

Sticky Customers

Your customers love your product and are with you for the longterm.

Our process


Share Your Metrics

Send a quick summary of your core metrics, history, and team.


We make an offer

If we’re interested, we’ll make an offer within 7 days. Typically all cash upfront.



After some simple diligence, we'll close within 30 days.

Why sell to us


Huge valuation

3-6 month process

Founders committing to 5+ years

Terms that could make your equity worth nothing

Big pressure to grow to provide 10-100x return

No cash to founders, just money to grow

Private Equity

Full or partial cash out

3-6 month process

Founders locked in with earnout structure

Terms that could make your equity worth nothing

Intervene in operations and change your culture

Typically flip your company in 3-5 years


Full or partial cash out

30 day process

Founders can stay or go, we're flexible

Simple structure, cash upfront

Company to operate as is, no change to culture

Holds companies for the longterm

"WeCommerce's team is great to work with both pre and post close. Their deep experience and history with Shopify allowed them to understand our business immediately. They were able to move from interest to acquisition extremely quickly and painlessly."

Peter Riverwind

Founder Yopify

"As one of Shopify's top partners across several categories, Pixel Union has the unique opportunity to deliver exceptional value to merchants. Once I got to know the team at WeCommerce I could quickly see how being part of their group would take our business to the next level, reaching many more merchants and driving a bigger impact for our shareholders. The fact that they made the process so easy along the way has been icing on the cake."

Ben Moore

CEO Pixel Union

"The team at WeCommerce was a pleasure to work with and are genuinely true to their no-nonsense mission of making deals easy, straightforward, and timely. They won't waste your time and will give your business a great home"

Brad Miller

Founder, Out Of The Sandbox

Our team

Chris Sparling

Chief Executive Officer

Points us in the right direction

Chris Sparling is the co-founder and general partner of Tiny, an ever-growing conglomerate focused on acquiring wonderful internet businesses. Chris has helped scale Tiny through the acquisition of more than 30 businesses, including Dribbble, Meteor, Pixel Union, and We Work Remotely. Before starting Tiny, Chris was the CFO of MetaLab and several other successful technology firms, many of which he is still an active owner and board member.

Chris Sparling

Alex Persson

Head of Acquisitions

Prior to joining WeCommerce, Alex co-founded the technology investment group at Jefferies Financial Group (NYSE:JEF), a diversified investment holding company. Previously, Alex worked in strategy and corporate development at Jefferies. Alex received his MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and his BS from the University of Virginia.

Alex Persson

Evan Brown

Chief Financial Officer

Drives financial operations and oversees M&A

Evan Brown is the Chief Financial Officer at WeCommerce. Prior to joining WeCommerce, Evan was the Chief Financial Officer at Carmanah Technologies. Previously, Evan held senior financial positions in Canada and abroad, including Goldman Sachs, State Street and York Capital. Evan holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Royal Roads University, a CPA designation and the Executive Program Certificate from Queen’s University.

Evan Brown

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