The SkyVerge Way

Our Homepage says it all: Expect Excellence.

Ever watch Captain Planet? No? Okay, well to call on Captain Planet for help, the Planeteers (his sidekicks) had to put all of their individual powers together. We’re kind of like that. With our powers combined…we don’t actually summon Captain Planet. But we do make an awesome software team – one you can depend on for high quality software and exceptional customer service.

We specialize in all things eCommerce, and pride ourselves on building top-tier WooCommerce extensions, Shopify apps, and custom eCommerce software. We’ve become the leading WooCommerce development firm with over 60 extensions available, and our Shopify portfolio is expanding due to rave reviews from our users.

Aside from quality products, we make sure our customers get the level of service you expect from a premium developer. Want to hear what our customers and clients have to say about us? Check out our testimonials.

Meet the Team


Max Rice
Co-founder, CEO
WooCommerceShopifyJilt

Max is one of our co-founders, and has been taking apart and re-building computers since age 9 (not always successfully). Max splits his time between being a lead developer, CEO, and minister of silly walks.

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Justin Stern
Co-founder, CTO
WooCommerceShopifyJilt

Justin is our other co-founder, and has loved technology since starting to play Kings Quest on his Macintosh LC II and program games in HyperCard. Justin leads our technical direction as CTO and is our resident overengineer.

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Beka Rice
WooCommerce Lead
WooCommerce

Beka handles internal operations, partnerships, and is our WooCommerce team lead. She drives product direction for our WooCommerce plugins and runs Sell with WP, a site we sponsor about WordPress eCommerce.

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Emily Moss
ShopStorm Lead
Shopify

Emily is the leader of our ShopStorm team. She brings tons of product management experience to our team, and is in charge of Shopify app direction, development, marketing, and all things Shopify at SkyVerge.

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Illimar Tambek
PHP Engineer
WooCommerce

Illimar is our internationalization expert and resident rockstar. He focuses most of his time on new plugin development, rewrites, and feature additions. When he’s not keyboard-punching, he’s enjoying a sauna in the at the edge of the Artic circle.

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Tamara Zuk
PHP Engineer
WooCommerce

Tamara is a WordPress Engineer, and focuses on WooCommerce support and development. She’s most commonly found leading support, squashing bugs, adding features to plugins, and battling white walkers in the frigid Canadian north.

Chase Wiseman
Chase Wiseman
PHP Engineer
WooCommerce

Chase is a WordPress Engineer, and also focuses his time on WooCommerce support and development. He’s found doing everything from building new plugins and squashing existing bugs to educating the team on movies and homebrewing.

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Fulvio Notarstefano
PHP Engineer
WooCommerce

Fulvio is our international man of code. He devotes a lot of his time as a WordPress engineer to improving WooCommerce Memberships, but has a hand (okay and maybe some feet) in other plugin development and support.

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Dani Madrid
Rails Engineer
ShopifyJilt

Dani is our human GitHub-issue-wrecking-ball, and spends the majority of his time improving Jilt, our abandoned cart app for Shopify and WooCommerce. He currently resides in London speaking the Queen’s Spanglish.

Hannes Benson
Hannes Benson
Rails Engineer
Shopify

Hannes is a Shopify Engineer, email expert, and coffee aficionado. When he’s not enjoying a swim in the South African heat, he’s found maintaining and adding features to our Shopify apps along with doing top-tier support.

Ryan Frizzell
Ryan Frizzell
Support Lead
Shopify

Ryan is our Shopify support lead, hockey fan, and real, live musician (seriously, he actually has an album on iTunes!). He delivers first-rate solutions and customer service for our Shopify merchants from Canada.

Lucas Lessa
Lucas Lessa
Rails Engineer
ShopifyJilt

Lucas splits his time between developing updates or new features for our Shopify apps and making improvements to Jilt. When he’s not tearing through GitHub issues, he’s enjoying the outdoors on the Big Island.

Maggie Moss
Maggie Moss
Rails Engineer
Shopify

Maggie is our Rails and NodeJS engineer devoted to maintaining and improving our Shopify apps. Not only does she strengthen the Canuck contingent for SkyVerge, she literally wrote the book on teaching others to code for HTML[500].

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Kim Clemmer
Shopify

Kim is our part-time customer happiness guru. She handles tier 1 product support, customer inquiries, and tracks feature requests for our Shopify apps.

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Jai Sangha
Shopify

Jai is a part-time writer frequently found in our ShopStorm and Sell with WP blogs, where he’s happy to help with how to articles & shop tips.