Twin Cities E-Commerce Meetup


E-Commerce Speaker Blair Budlong is the President and owner of

For the past 9 years, Blair has spent his professional life perfecting the deck building experience for homeowners and professional builders alike by providing a new kind of one-stop shop for purchasing premium deck building materials and accessories online.

An Iowa native with credentials spanning across a degree in Architecture, attending Harvard Business School, to the less glamorous stint in national concrete block sales, Blair was uniquely suited to head up the risky online building materials world traditionally dominated by lumberyards and brick-and-mortar storefronts. is now the largest online retailer of deck accessories in North America and is growing larger by the minute. Currently, with a team of 38 full-time employees, Blair expects to have 50 employees by the end of 2017.



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