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The "Orbitz" for Business Shipping

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded February 2009
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

Cloud9express (C9e) provides an easy to implement (hours -­‐ not weeks), easy to use, very low cost enterprise quality shipping SaaS solution for SMB’s that automatically finds the best shipping method and lowest cost to ship each customer order. C9e’s business model is similar to the Orbitz model for rate shopping for SMB shipping.


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    Bob Knapic

    Founder of WMSI, Automation Consulting for SMB’s
    Director of Distr and Customer Serv, Mueller Ind.
    Division Controller, Mueller Industries
    Credit Manager, Koch Fuels & Koch Asphalt

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    Morgan Porter

    CIO, Barrier Safe Solutions
    Director of R&D,
    Director of R&D, Integration Products Optum Soft
    Director of R&D, Integration Products Ashton Tate

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    Gary Gaessler
    Sales & Marketing VP

    Early venture sales leadership specialty
    VP Sales of StreamStep (Acquired by BMC Software)
    Co-Founder VoipReview (Acquired in 2008)
    Mentor - TechStars & Founders Institute

Previous Investors

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    Duane Tharp- Co Founder of StreamStep and mValent