Released May 26th, 2021
Dave Ambrose - Wix: The Internet Storefront
Dave Ambrose is a seed-stage software investor focused on the skills and knowledge economy. Founded in 2006, Wix is a platform that enables everyone to create, design, and manage high-quality websites with a drag and drop mechanism.
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