Loïc Le Meur
Loïc Le Meur is a serial entrepreneur based in San Francisco. Loïc is the founder of Seesmic a popular app that helps enterprise and individuals manage their internal and external social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Salesforce Chatter. Seesmic allows them to listen to and engage with their online communities more efficiently. Seesmic is available on Android, iPhone, Windows Phone7 and other platforms.
Loïc also created the #1 European tech event LeWeb with his wife Geraldine. Each year in Paris, LeWeb brings together in Paris 3,000 entrepreneurs, brands, geeks, investors and press from 60 countries. According to The Economist, "LeWeb is where revolutionaries gather to plot the future".
Previously, Loïc successfully started and sold three companies. One of the first blogging service in Europe, Ublog, acquired by Six Apart now Say Media, a web hosting company Rapidsite France acquired by France Telecom and a web agency B2L acquired by BBDO (Omnicom group).
Loïc was named one of "Europe's Tech25" by the Wall Street Journal as well as one of the "25 most influential people" on the web by Business Week He is featured in The Economist as one of "Europe's Blooming Entrepreneurs", and is a "Young Global Leader"by the World Economic Forum where he helpsselect the next Tech Pioneers and is a regular speaker.
Loïc is married with 3 boys and loves kite-surfing and running. He is proud to have finished the New York Marathon in 3h53 minutes.