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Scot Wingo

Name: Scot Wingo
Company: ChannelAdvisor
Title: CEO and co-founder

As CEO of ChannelAdvisor, Scot Wingo leads the company in its mission to provide retailers and manufacturers with the software and services needed to successfully sell their products via online sales channels. Prior to launching ChannelAdvisor, he occupied the roles of general manager of GoTo Auctions, CEO and co-founder of (acquired by and CEO and co-founder of Stingray Software (acquired by RogueWave).

In tandem with his work at ChannelAdvisor, Wingo authors two blogs: eBay Strategies,, and Amazon Strategies,, and contributes to the following blogs: ChannelAdvisor Blog at, Search Marketing at and Comparison Shopping Engine Strategies,

He has received numerous awards including Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year and Triangle Business Journal’s Top 40 under 40.


Wingo received a Bachelor of Computer Science degree from the University of South Carolina and a Master of Computer Science degree from North Carolina State University.

Fun fact:

Wingo has a penchant for Star Wars, a fact that is evidenced by the many life-size Star Wars figurines prominently displayed throughout the ChannelAdvisor office.

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About the blogger

Retail reporter Sue Stock came to the N&O in 2004 and has been covering retail and shopping in the Triangle since then. She is the author of the popular Taking Stock blog and the weekly Retailing column. Contact Sue at 919-829-4649 or e-mail her.