For a company of Shopify’s size– the 15-year-old, 7,000-person, Ottawa-based attire boasts a $130 billion market cap– that’s not a surprise. Take Craig Miller, for example, formerly the chief item officer, of Shopify, who left the business back in October. Miller states the time financial investment is more engaging to the founders, which include former Shopify associates.

For a business of Shopify’s size– the 15-year-old, 7,000-person, Ottawa-based outfit boasts a $130 billion market cap– that’s not a surprise. Take Craig Miller, for example, previously the primary product officer, of Shopify, who left the business back in October. Miller states the time financial investment is more compelling to the founders, which consist of previous Shopify coworkers. Outsiders may be surprised by the level to which Shopify actively educated its staff members, recommends Miller, who says “one of the things that I enjoyed most was how open we were. All are previous Shopify employees, including outgoing chief talent officer Brittany Forsyth.