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Bruce Townsend


Ecommerce product manager and SEO specialist

Globe House, Lavender Park Road, West Byfleet, KT14 6ND

Contact: Bruce Townsend

Company description

SellerDeck supplies ecommerce software and EPoS systems to small and mid-sized companies that want to be in full control of their online business. The company's desktop application gives merchants control over key components such as hosting, payments, fraud detection and customer feedback without having to rely on third-party, cloud-based solutions.

Established in 1996, SellerDeck changed its name from Actinic Software in June 2012 and currently has more than 5,000 UK customers.

About the expert

Bruce Townsend is ecommerce product manager and SEO specialist for SellerDeck (formerly Actinic Software). He originally joined the company in 2000 as marketing manager and has kept the company on page one of Google for more than a decade. Bruce moved from marketing to product management in 2009, but keeps a watching brief over SellerDeck’s SEO strategy and services.

Bruce is married with three daughters and a growing number of grandchildren. When he isn’t babysitting he works with a charity conducting mission and humanitarian work in East Africa.

Articles by this expert, by highest rating

  • How we set up our niche businesses

    Many small firms offer specialist products and services aimed at niche sectors. Bruce Townsend of SellerDeck talks to four such businesses and finds out how small can be beautiful…

  • How to cut costs without damaging your business

    How do you make cutbacks without damaging your business? If you have to economise , you'll need to work out how to cut the dead wood in your business without damaging the healthy parts, advises Bruce Townsend of SellerDeck…