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The Diary: FT Deputy Editor John Thornhill’s Trip to Israel
As co-founder and chief executive of Wix.com, one of the country’s hottest start-ups, Abrahami is focused on expanding his Nasdaq-listed internet company, which already boasts 46m users in 190 countries.
Wix Puts Focus on mCommerce
Allison Howen for Website Magazine, reports how Wix is putting the focus on mobile with its new acquisition of Appixia, an mCommerce native app building platform.
3 Ways to Keep Your Startup Fresh as it Matures
Fastcompany features an article by Nir Zohar, Wix President and COO, as he talks about how to have the right company culture as you scale up from tens to hundreds of employees.
Israel’s Wix.com Buys Mobile Commerce Firm Appixia
Reuters reports on Wix’ acquisition of native app building platform, Appixia, as part of its mobile expansion strategy.
Wix Acquires Israeli Startup Appixia, Bringing mCommerce Native Apps To 42M Users
Rip Epson from TechCrunch reports on Wix’ acquisition of native app builder, Appixia, and the natural correlation between the two companies.
Wix Aims to Boost its Mobile Offerings by Acquiring mCommerce App Builder Appixia
The Next Web discusses Wix’ acquisition of Appixia, a platform for building mCommerce apps.
Wix Partners with Russian E-Commerce Service, Yandex.Money
Ben Rubin from The Wall Street Journal reports on Wix’ partnership with Yandex.Money, the leading online payment service in Russia
Israeli Cooperation & Collaboration Makes Silicon Wadi the Valley’s Competitor
VentureBeat – on how Israeli collaboration is making Silicon Wadi the Valley’s major competitor
The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Israel
Fast Company includes Wix in their list of top 10 innovative companies in Israel for 2014.
Next Silicon Valleys: What makes Israel a start-up nation?
Wix.com’s CEO and Co-founder, Avishai Abrahami, explains why a company like Wix would start up in a tiny country like Israel.
Wix CEO Avishai Abrahami: 4 Lessons I Wish I Learned Before Going Public
Wix.com’s CEO and Co-founder, Avishai Abrahami, provides some valuable tips for entrepreneurs from his own personal experience.
Boom in Israeli Hi-Tech Exits in 2013
Bloomberg’s review of the biggest Israeli Hi-Tech deals in 2013 amounting to $7.6 billion.
From Start-Up Nation To Scale-Up Nation: Israel Circa 2014
Forbes reviews the change in the Israeli start-up culture, where Israeli entrepreneurs are now looking beyond quick exits and investing in building larger companies.
VC Funding And Acquisitions Of Israeli Startups In November
Co-founder and CEO Avishai Abrahami told the Wall Street Journal: “…maybe it’s time for us to think about ourselves as a country going from a startup nation to a high-tech nation..”
Wix.com [WIX], CEO Signature Series Interview with Abrahami Avishai
Avishai is an experienced technology entrepreneur and developer who has grown Wix.com from a start-up in 2006.
Why Walmart and Your Corner Store May Eventually Use the Same Cloud Tech
Services like Wix make creating a customer-facing website almost effortless for Mom and Pop.