Eric Best

Member Since 2021

Eric Best

CEO and Founder


Seattle Area

Eric Best is a serial entrepreneur, CEO, executive leader and 20-year commerce visionary with strategic exits to, Liberty Interactive and the public markets (NASDAQ). He was previously CSO at CommerceHub through its IPO, CEO and founder at Mercent and Morse Best Innovation, and cofounder at Impresys, Emercis, and MindCorps. Eric is a husband, dad, swimmer, urban gardener and aspiring DJ.


  • Ecommerce
  • Start-Up CEO
  • Business Strategy


July 22nd, 2022

Direct-to-consumer (DTC) profitability hinges on one commonly overlooked business metric

CLV is gaining popularity as a concept in retailing, but it is almost universally misunderstood and miscalculated.

April 29th, 2022

10 strategies to help your business thrive in an uncertain economy

Here's how to finesse supply chain demands in a low market.

April 18th, 2022

15 ideas to build brand recognition in a crowded marketplace

Follow these tips to attract the right people, gain credibility, and elevate your business.

February 18th, 2022

What’s next for retailers after the Black Friday bust?

Data is the only solution for discount fatigue.



The SoundCommerce data platform drives profitable growth, customer experience and lifetime value across retail systems and channels — from first click to doorstep delivery. SoundCommerce works with retail brands’ existing technology stack to transform customer experience across marketing, merchandising, supply, fulfillment, delivery, and customer service. The data platform tracks real-time operational events, profitability and customer lifetime value to drive decisions and actions fundamental to cross-channel and direct-to-consumer success. Founded by Amazon veterans and backed by leading venture capital investors, SoundCommerce is headquartered in Seattle.


  • E-Commerce
  • E-Commerce Platforms
  • Retail Technology