John Riordan is Director of Support for Shopify in Ireland. John leads a variety of different customer support teams for Shopify, including groups in Ireland, Lithuania, Canada and the Philippines. The majority of John’s teams work from home, a business model he has evangelised for over the last 15 years in the US, UK and Ireland. John has spent much of his career in the US – working for Apple, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Arise Virtual Solutions and US Airways. In 2010 John and his family returned to his hometown of Cork, Ireland where he now resides with his wife and two teenagers.
Shopify is NASDAQ-listed, 3,000+ strong, Canadian commerce technology company that allows companies of all sizes to launch, promote, manage and scale successful online businesses through its platform. We don’t run an online store, but we do power 600,000+ merchants who do. From small businesses in Ireland to Fortune 500 companies in more than 175 countries – we support a range of retailers, all trying to engage in commerce.