From eBay sellers to Multi-million dollar Startup: An Interview With Victor Levitin * Pardon the accents, this is what happens when a Scot interviews an Israeli… Transcript: Alex Ogilvie: Today we are talking about eBay. And to share his experience with us as one of the world’s leading experts on eBay template design and eBay template effectiveness with over 60,000 customers, yeah, so that’s 60,000 customers and 15 million optimized listings under his belt, I’m…
The early days – starting an eBay business Max and I started our journey (back in 2008) as two guys selling on eBay. After years of failures, closed accounts, removed listings, frustration and hard work with a “never give up” attitude – we managed to build an eBay business that was grossing over $100k/month. At that point, eBay recognized us for the “highest conversion rates” and began encouraging us to help other businesses sell on eBay….
In October 2015, CrazyLister’s team was selected to the top 10 companies (out of 700) to participate in Europe’s #1 startup accelerator program in Amsterdam (StartupBootcamp). We’ve spent the last 3.5 months working from morning till night, with one mission – Helping small eBay businesses grow.
When eBay opened their offices in Israel, in 2012, we were invited to a meeting, being one of the best performing accounts in the country. They were surprised when we told them we were one foot out of eBay, sick and tired of busting our asses just to survive on the marketplace.