The BizSpark startup of the day is Socialwok, based in Singapore. You will find below an interview with Ming Yong, Founder and CEO of Socialwok. All the best to them and congrats for being the startup of the day!
Ming Yong is Founder and CEO of Socialwok (http://socialwok.com), one of the most popular business social productivity service on the web for group collaboration and enterprise microblogging. Ming previously founded Druid, a popular open source project on Unified Communications for small medium businesses.
Ming previously founded Druid, a popular open source project on Unified Communications for small medium businesses.
It's been quite the journey for the whole Socialwok team of Vikram Rangnekar, Navin Kumar and myself. It's a great feeling of accomplishment to see the service we created used by tens of thousands of businesses.
My company Socialwok (http://socialwok.com/tour) is a business social networking service that helps tens of thousands of businesses daily to share ideas, files through Google Apps (Google Docs, Google Calendar, Gmail, Google Spreadsheets) and the Outlook Social Connector
We are big fans of Facebook and how friends kept in contact using passive sharing. Personally, I was sending out over 20 emails each to my co-workers. There had to be better ways.
3 co-founders of which 2 are developers
Yes. Developers in Singapore (Java, .Net) with experience in web technologies.
Google AppEngine, .Net (Socialwok Outlook Social Connector), Silverlight (Desktop).
Cloud, software as a service & social.
Been very helpful in providing access to development tools like Visual Studio .NET.
Keep trying and persevere.
Co-founder & CEO of Voiceroute Pte Ltd (Socialwok).
Check out Socialwok (http://socialwok.com) the fastest growing business social collaboration and productivity service on the web