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An online marketplace saving consumers time and helping small business grow.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location Northcote, VIC, Australia
  • Currency USD
  • Founded July 2012
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Shopmylocal (SML) is an online marketplace where consumers can shop locally, select pick up or delivery, and pay for it all in one transaction. SML saves consumers time and helps small business go digital and grow, all the while contributing to greater community engagement and connection. We believe its important to support small business and provide them with the tools to reach more customers. Everyone wins.


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    Leigh Mathews
    Co-Founder and Managing Director

    At the age of 23, Leigh founded a successful non-profit organisation, Future Cambodia Fund, delivering innovative community development solutions to Cambodia's most marginalised communities.

    Leigh has worked in a diverse range of areas including international development, non-profit consulting, communications, marketing, and Corporate Social Responsibility.

    Currently studying for an MBA, Leigh has strong practical and business skills.

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    Alexander Girard
    Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer

    Open minded, naturally motivated and independent. Looking to discover new domains, technologies and people.

    Domains: editorial and publishing (large scale CMS), e-commerce

    Responsibilities: consulting, solution design, development and delivery

    Technically: full stack web and mobile technologies, wide language knowledge with a focus on Java. Usage of libraries for single page app. Rest API. Design pattern for re-usability and maintainabil