The promise of mobile is convenience and why not extend that to work? I’m not talking about being productive on the device – no task lists or goal setting here. What I’m talking about is using the device to actually find a quick job close to where I am.
Enter AirRun of Chicago – an innovative approach to finding jobs in proximity to where your stand. Co-founder Rob Matthews walks us through the reasons he started the company, the challenges of bootstrapping, and the future of this service.
This is a great story of a new type of entrepreneur that the mobile industry enables – one that identifies an opportunity and builds a business around a small niche and grows from there while holding down a day job. The entrepreneurial spirit is alive.
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About Rob Matthews
Rob is the Creative Director for BringIt.com, a plug-and-play transactional platform that allows social gaming publishers to include mini-games, challenges, and tourneys. Making social games… social. Rob attended Miami University where he attained a bachelor’s degree in Marketing with a minor in Entrepreneurship. Rob’s true passion lies within motion and graphic design.
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