Fireside chat with our CEO: The roller coaster of raising capital
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Fireside chat with our CEO: The roller coaster of raising capital

Q: Tell us about that period of raising capital for the business. What emotions did you go through? A: In a nutshell, there was one point where we said, “in two months, we’re closing shop.” Then suddenly, Aument was entrusted with US$1.5 million to keep knocking over the hurdles to growth for small online stores….

Fireside chat with our Head of Design: Championing brand transformation
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Fireside chat with our Head of Design: Championing brand transformation

To dive deep into how Aument’s visual branding was formed, we interviewed our Head of Design, Sabrina Fillol. Q: What led you to take the plunge and join a tiny team of data scientists? A: The disposition of Aument’s founders was important for me, their transparency makes them really enjoyable to work with. I also…

Demoday: The shock of a lifetime and what we learned from pitching investors
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Demoday: The shock of a lifetime and what we learned from pitching investors

We didn’t know what to expect from a trip to el Cerro de los Siete Colores, or the Hill of Seven Colors. Looking back, we certainly didn’t expect to be shocked into action! But that’s what happened, and we’re grateful for the experience of pitching investors. I’ll start from the beginning… Our maiden voyage  Demoday…

The pre-seed investment that will increase ecommerce sales for online stores
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The pre-seed investment that will increase ecommerce sales for online stores

All of us at Aument are thrilled to announce that in Miami, Florida on March 11, 2022, we closed a pre-seed funding round, with invesment led by Expa, a startup studio and VC launched by Uber co-founder, Garrett Camp, and The Rising Tide Network, an investor group launched by LEAP Global Partners. Other strategic VCs joined the round, including Hive…

Fireside Chat with our CTO: Roadmapping retention through automations
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Fireside Chat with our CTO: Roadmapping retention through automations

Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Aument We all get headhunter emails. Sometimes they’re brilliantly written or hinting at the possibility of becoming part of the next groundbreaking tech innovation. I used to get dozens via LinkedIn, but one simple message stood out: “Hey buddy, we’re launching a startup and need someone to lead the…

A Fireside Chat with our CPO: Finding fun in life’s one constant
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A Fireside Chat with our CPO: Finding fun in life’s one constant

I embrace change. My whole life has been a whirlwind of movement. I used to switch schools almost every year to follow my mom’s passion for starting businesses, and grew up contributing to a variety of projects at each job in my career. This attraction to change was certainly inspired by my mom, and being…