Alan Doan is currently CEO of, a business he co-founded 7 years ago with a focus on reimagining the ecommerce experience of shopping for fabric online, and has quickly become an industry leader both in tech advancement for the genre and fulfillment solutions. The company now has 300 employees and ships over a million orders annually. As part of the focus online, the company has rebuilt a town into the “Disneyland of Quilting” launching 14 quilt shops, three restaurants and a hotel in the town of 1,500 drawing over 100,000 visitors annually to the rural area. Last year, at a White House luncheon, Alan was given the SBA's honor of “America’s Small Business Person of the Year".