David (Duddy) Shagalov is the founder of Liger Electronics, the umbrella name for his online based company focusing on reselling and manufacturing their own brands. From a short stint in China as a bachur, Duddy transformed his expertise in importing from China into a full-time career.
Together with his two partners, Ariel Mangami and Menachem Wolf, Duddy has become a mega player in the e-commerce industry. Duddy also created and manufactures items for his five unique brands: Liger, which is the consumer electronics brand; Muvita, for kitchen and home appliances; Eravino, for wine accessories; Outdoor Nation, for outdoor tactical supplies; and Astro Drone, a drone manufacturing company.
A serial entrepreneur, Duddy recently launched a sukkah website and is the owner of Bison & Bourbon, a kosher restaurant in Brooklyn and just this year opening “Noga” the first kosher restaurant to return to the Lower East Side
In this interview Duddy shares:
- · Importing from China
- · The importance of goals
- · How to get started on ecommerce
- · The importance of roles in partnerships
- · Breaking into the Restaurant industry
- · Choosing a executive chef
- · First Kosher Restaurant to return to the Lower East Side
- · The Importance of SWOT and Systems
The podcast is produced by CHYE - Crown Heights Young Entrepreneurs in partnership with community news website COLlive.com.
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