Allow us to pay homage to a select group of exceptional individuals whose remarkable contributions have paved the way for the phenomenal growth and progress of Shopware United. These distinguished individuals have demonstrated an unwavering commitment, pouring their heart and soul, as well as countless hours of hard work and energy. It is with immense gratitude that we extend our heartfelt appreciation to them on behalf of the entire community. We are elated to declare that their esteemed presence and influence will undoubtedly remain a crucial and indispensable part of the Shopware community in the coming times.


Rabia Qureshi from United Kingdom:

Rabia is working as Chief Customer Office at a London based Shopware/Magento/Bigcommerce ecommerce agency. She has been an active community board member of Shopware United during the early days. Rabia is an organizational talent, for example, she helped organize the first Shopware United events in the UK. In numerous community meetings we could always see how contagious her love of life and her humor are. Here is a link to her LinkedIN-profile.

Claudia Teubner from Germany:

Claudia is an organizational whiz and originally also comes from the Magento world. She describes herself with the following words: a hackathon-organizing, developing, nerdy, book-loving mum of two wonderful girls, teammember Shopware Unconference, Firegento, Mage UnConference. She was one of the first members of the community board of Shopware United, but left the board because she became community manager at Shopware. Shopware United and the community relations team of Shopware do work closely together on different initiatives and projects. Here is a link to her twitter account. 

Damian Culotta from Argentina:

“I´m just a developer”, that´s how Damian introduces himself on his personal webpage. Damian has been an active community board member of Shopware United in 2021 and 2022. During that time, Damian has been the only community board member, which was not located in Europe. Damian has been an active member in the Magento community over years, so his knowledge an experience were very helpful for the foundation of Shopware United. Here is a link to his LinkedIN-profile.

Fabian Blechschmidt from Germany:

Fabian aka “Der Schrank” is a developer, who started with Magento. Here’s his answer to the question of how he got into eCommerce and Magento: “I worked at an agency during college and got a Magento on the table. The Magento community is great and so I changed my work from PHP + HTML completely to Magento”. Fabian is also very active within Firegento e.V., which is the german based Magento Community organisation. Fabian has been a community board member of Shopware United in the beginning. Here is a link to his LinkedIN-profile.

Margareta Burian from Romania:

Margareta joined Shopware United in the very early days. She as well had a Magento background as Managing Partner and Project Manager of an agency based in Romania. Here is a link to her LinkedIN-profile.