Founding History of Wayfair
Founded by Niraj Shah and Steve Conine.
Started design and development work in March 2002.
Incorporated as Smart Tech Toys, Inc. in May 2002.
Purchased the racksandstands.com domain name in August 2002.
Launched commercially in September 2002.
Amended company name to CSN Stores in February 2003.
Purchased the wayfair.com domain name and amended company name to Wayfair Inc. in January 2011.
Raised over $350 million in three rounds of funding.
Started trading on the NYSE in October 2014.
Headquartered in Boston, USA.
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Year 1 of Wayfair
Version 1 of Wayfair (Website)
Stats of Wayfair (Pre-IPO)
Full Year 1 of Wayfair
MAR 2002 to FEB 2003
Extras of Wayfair
2002 MAY Articles of Incorporation
2013 DEC Wayfair founders Shah and Conine
2014 AUG Form S-1