Daniel Jang brings significant experience and leadership in financial strategy and growth advisory company-wide.
Huntsville, Ala – August 10, 2022 – CommentSold, the leading live commerce solution built to help retailers unlock sales growth through live selling, has announced Daniel Jang as their Chief Financial Officer. Jang brings nearly 20 years of financial strategy and leadership experience to his new role, where he will oversee the company’s finance and analytics teams and advise the CEO and board of directors on their future strategic direction as CommentSold accelerates growth and scales product offerings for its thousands of merchants.
“At this stage of CommentSold’s growth, it’s critical we have the right expertise in place to help dictate future financial and organization initiatives in our pipeline,” says Brandon Kruse, founder and CEO of CommentSold. “CommentSold just hit $2.8B in lifetime GMV. As we continue to grow financially and expand into new verticals, we are thrilled to bring Daniel’s qualifications into the mix. His authority in strategic finance and analytics and overall leadership in high-growth companies will help shape our company as we move into Q4 and look to the new year.”
Jang brings significant experience and leadership in financial strategy and growth advisory company-wide. Most recently, Jang served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Strategy Officer for LaserShip, the largest regional e-commerce parcel carrier in the U.S. and leader in last-mile delivery. At LaserShip, Jang oversaw the finance, accounting and analytics functions and was instrumental in shaping the company’s strategic development across all areas of the business. During his six-year tenure, the company experienced significant growth through organic channels and transformative acquisitions to a multi-billion dollar enterprise.
Prior to LaserShip, Jang served as Partner at Narrow Gauge Capital, Principal at Monitor Clipper Partners, Consultant at Monitor Group and Urban Fellow at New York City Economic Development Corporation. He has also served as a board member and observer for various companies in the e-commerce, financial technology, automotive and healthcare sectors. Jang received a B.A., cum laude, in Economics from Yale University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
CommentSold is the North American leader of live selling technology, with over 4,000 small to enterprise-sized retailers, more than 95M items sold and $2.8B+ in lifetime GMV. CommentSold’s technology continues to provide small businesses and enterprises with best-in-class solutions for delivering engaging live video commerce experiences, such as with their white-label live video commerce technology, Videeo, which gives enterprises the ability to deliver engaging, branded live video commerce experiences by easily integrating live selling into an online retailers’ existing e-commerce stack.
In 2021 alone, retailers working with CommentSold processed over $1.1B in GMV and shipped over 34M items. Clients use live video and shoppable video clips generated from live events to sell fashion, beauty, home goods, electronics and other items to over 16M registered users of the platform. CommentSold is led by entrepreneur Brandon Kruse and is based in Huntsville, Alabama. For more information, please visit CommentSold.com.