Ryan Holmes

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Birthday
30, 1974
Birthplace
Vernon, Canada
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
30, 1974 (age 44)
Birthplace
Vernon, Canada

About

Canadian entrepreneur most famous for founding the social media management tool Hootsuite. He has also written about technology and entrepreneurship for publications like Forbes and Fast Company.

Before Fame

He grew up on a farm in the rural town of Vernon, British Columbia. He briefly attended the University of Victoria on Vancouver Island but dropped out after less than one year.

Trivia

In 2013, he received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his contributions to technology.

Family Life

His father once set up a computer which was powered by a car battery.

Associated With

He has worked closely with LinkedIn, the company co-founded by Reid Hoffman.