LightSpeed Development History

Our journey: tracing LightSpeed’s growth and innovation through the years.


Founded LightSpeed

LightSpeed opened its doors as a network support specialist and computer hardware sales business.

Founded in 2003 by Ashley Shaw, LightSpeed WordPress Development has progressed from a start as a WordPress website solutions company that catered to a spread of client requirements (with a focus on the tourism sector) on to becoming a leading WP specialist development company.


WordPress Agency

Pivoted to a WordPress Design & Development Agency.


Launched Hosting Services

We started providing hosting services.


Launched Woo Services

Started working with WooCommerce.


Became WooExpert

We became WooExperts and Mailchimp experts.

In 2020, the company now features valuable credentials gained via endorsements and associations with both the focal WordPress community and organisation. These have been earned over many years through engagement and participation in WordCamp and WP MeetUp conferences across the globe. At this time, the company now stands tall in its field as a result of the significant gains made since its founding, and is now a proud member of the elite few companies in the world that are both WooExperts and Mailchimp Experts. Our journey continues…