In our familiar 60 second interview this week, we’re interviewing Douglas Holmes, co-founder at Mobius Digital. Doug completed a BSc in Computer Science and A.I. at Edinburgh University last year. Since then he’s worked as a market researcher in a local startup before embarking with two other people to build Mobius Digital. Mobius advises businesses on how to use social media to achieve their business goals. You can find them on twitter as @mobiusdigital.
What’s the name of your startup?
Mobius Digital. We are an internet marketing company specialising in social media.
Give us your company culture in 3 words:
Business-focussed, metrics-driven, and honest.
Whats the next big challenge or hurdle that the company has to overcome?
Automating some of the mechanical processes we do.
In one sentence, what’s the personal dream?
Enough passive income to give me the freedom to do whatever I want.
What do you do for stress relief?
I like to cook and exercise.
Your favourite ‘skint’ meal?
Paella mix from Lidl
How to you celebrate milestones or awards?
What’s your biggest guilty pleasure?
Computer games. It’s such a time-sink
And the coolest event you’ve been to?
Roskilde music festival
Name a Quirky fact about yourself:
When I was a toddler I pulled out some electronics from beneath my seat on a carrier jet. The TV went off, and my parents thought we all doomed!
Give the choice, would you prefer …
i) Truth or Dare? Dare
ii) Carrot or Stick? Carrot
iii) Tea or Coffee? Green Tea