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Has anyone ever ordered from CD Baby? (funny confirmation email)
Has anyone ever ordered from CD Baby? (funny confirmation email) - Ars Technica OpenForum
Photo: A3maven [Total read time: minutes. He is a programmer who lost his stage fright by doing more than 1, gigs as a circus ring leader!!! Stranger still, at its largest, Derek spent roughly four hours on CD Baby every six months! He had systematized everything to run without him. Derek is both more successful and more fulfilled because he never hesitates to challenge the status quo, to test assumptions.
Insight into CD Baby's Customer Support - An Interview with Derek Sivers
A team of 50 employees inspected your CDs and polished them to make sure they were in the best possible condition before mailing. Our packing specialist from Japan lit a candle and a hush fell over the crowd as he put your CDs into the finest gold-lined box that money can buy. We all had a wonderful celebration afterwards and the whole party marched down the street to the post office where the entire town of Portland waved 'Bon Voyage! I hope you had a wonderful time shopping at CD Baby.
Interview CD Baby is the largest online distributor of independent music. It is the record store where you can discover your next favorite artist. Derek Sivers is the man behind CD Baby. He started it more than a decade ago as a one man operation in a garage.