This afternoon, Vancouver-based entrepreneur Ryan Holmes, founder of Invoke Media and CEO of HootSuite Media, participated in a live chat on Vokle as part of YEC Global. This live chat, which saw Ryan answer questions from readers in real-time, is now available to stream on Vokle here.
HootSuite has been a smashing success, not only locally but around the world. The social media dashboard has become of of Vancouver's most prominent startups in recent times. The company plans to double its headcount this year and reach six million users by the end of 2012.
Ryan remains on the board of Invoke, and also acts as an advisor for other startups, including LaunchRock and Appboy. He hopes to one day build a billion-dollar company.