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HEC School of Management 1996

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Loic Le Meur

Loic is the Founder and CEO of Seesmic. Seesmic is a powerful suite of social media management and collaboration tools that provide businesses and individuals with everything they need to build and manage their brands online. With applications on every platform, including mobile devices, and a marketplace of over 80 third-party plugins, Seesmic is the most comprehensive solution on the market.

Loic also founded and hosts the #1 tech event in Europe,, with his wife Geraldine. LeWeb gathers together 2000 entrepreneurs from 40 countries in December every year.

Prior to Seesmic and LeWeb, Loic started several other businesses such as Six Apart Europe, RapidSite, a web hosting service (acquired by France Télécom in 1999) as well as B2L, an interactive agency in 1999 (acquired by BBDO).

Business Week named Loic one of the 25 most influential people on the web, and he advises the World Economic Forum as well as covers the Annual Summit every year in Davos. Originally from the South of France, Loic lives in San Francisco, California and has three boys.

Loic has been blogging since 2003 at and can be also found online at and

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Sunrise 6/2013Seed$2.2M18
SmartThings 12/2012Seed$3M23
Trivop 6/2007Angel7



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Added: 6/22/10


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