Prior to founding Bolt, our CEO, Ryan, spent years familiarizing himself with online checkout from the inside-out. Starting in high school, Ryan spent six years building ecommerce sites for businesses of all sizes — from small mom and pop shops to large corporations. It was during this time that he experienced first-hand the shortcomings of the online commerce space, which inspired him to design a better alternative.
Bolt was founded in early 2014, with a vision to set a new standard for ecommerce.
A scrappy, yet mighty team of 10 worked tirelessly for 2 years building the plumbing and middleware to create V1 of Bolt’s checkout platform.
Bolt officially launched its first merchant with just the payment step… Continue reading about Bolt here