We are fashion startup that has validated our "proof of concept" and seeking funding to scale.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Fashion
  • Location Columbia, MO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2013
  • Employees 5
  • Website 9thelm.com

Company Summary

9thandElm.com is a flash sale ecommerce site that specializes in fashion from handmade and independent designers. We have acquired over 60,000 registered users and sold over 12,000 products in our first 15 months.


  • Clay B Bethune

    Clay is a successful entrepreneur. He has created and sold many different businesses in many different areas. Consumer finance, Mortgages, Retail, and Payroll Services. He had no previous experience in any of these ventures before launching those businesses. Strategic thinker, excellent problem solver, great manager of both people and processes are several of his strengths.

  • Elly Bethune

    Elly has been in the fashion industry for over 10 years. With her husband she opened Elly's Couture, a boutique in Columbia, MO. Elly's Couture has been Voted Columbia Best Boutique 6 years running. Elly has vast experience in fashion merchandise and buying. She has personally purchased over $1,000,0000 during her career.


  • Garrett Taylor- Van Matre, Harrison, Taylor. Ryan Roberts-StartupLawyer.com
    John Weaver- Williams Keepers
    Brent Beshore

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