Ahin is a seasoned Marketing executive and a leader with a deep understanding of the modern Commerce stack. He is passionate about creating systemic solutions, enduring value, and developing great talent. Aside from his advisory work, Ahin has served as the Head of Marketing for Symphony Commerce. Symphony is the leader in the Commerce-as-a-Service space having recently been recognized as Shop.org’s startup of the year. Ahin was responsible for architecting and executing all marketing aspects of this innovative B2B company.
Prior to Symphony, Ahin was the co-founder and CEO of Vintners’ Alliance. VA was the leading Marketplace connecting wineries directly with consumers. The Marketplace was built on proprietary data models, fueled by online data provided from over 700 member wineries – believed to be the largest cache of its kind ever assembled on the US wine buyer. While at VA, he also co-authored California regulations that govern compliant alcohol transactions.
Ahin has also served as Director, eCommerce for Sears Holdings. He holds his MBA from Wharton, AB from Georgetown University (Government, with Honors). A Bay Area native, Ahin is also an experienced musician and songwriter. He lives in San Francisco with his wife, Jenn, and their dog, Blankets.