About Us

Blogymate is a revolutionary new aggregator of blogs and micro-blogs that allows users to share their content with thousands of recipients immediately and with little effort. Unlike other blogging platforms, Blogymate allows you to create and share your content, and then sit back and watch the level of interest grow on a moment by moment basis! Blogymate users have access to all the traditional social media share facilities, but additionally Blogymate allows users to increase their search engine capability, allowing more recipients to be able to view each piece of content.

Blogymate has other exciting features that are not available on other blogging platforms, like the ability to create your own friends community, follow your favourite bloggers with ease as well as allowing you to earn money if you so wish through its job market and easy to use social media widgets and plug-ins. One of the most exciting elements of Blogymate is the ability to ‘live blog’, this is real time blogging which is becoming the new medium of social media – think Twitter but with the ability to share and broadcast longer and wider.

Blogymate still has all the traditional features such as a simple API and content management system allowing for easy integration onto your own site as well as a comprehensive archiving facility that allows for easy referencing and searching.

But the best aspect of Blogymate? Unlike other platforms, Blogymate will ‘push’ viewers to your content by posting on the main home page, increasing your SEO results, as well as featuring content on a prominent basis.

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Our Team

The team at Blogymate is globally experienced with varied backgrounds, we are growing the team but our core team includes

  • Rajib Roy

    Founder & CEO

    Having started his career in 2005 as a System Engineer at Pedrollo NK Ltd after graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from the Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh, Rajib's career has flourished. Within 12 months, Rajib became the Head of Engineering and IT at the company before taking a role as the regional head of Telebarta; a CDMA based Telecoms Company with more than 600 BTS and 2 million subscribers in 2006.

    In 2008, Rajib joined Dubai based Western Voice Sales Solutions LLC as Chief Technical Officer, where his expertise and knowledge enabled the business to successfully create and deploy a number of commercial web based applications and platforms. More recently, Rajib has created a Facebook Application platform that is being deployed by clients such as Hilton Worldwide across the Middle East and Africa. Rajib is seen as one of the most talented technical developers in the region and with his skills of creating proprietary platforms and solutions will be key to the future of BlogyMate.

    A highly innovative and hard-working team player, Rajib is currently perusing his M.Sc in Software Engineering from Herriot Watt University and has been a member of the IEEE from 2007 and IEB from 2006.

    Email: rajib (at) blogymate.com
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  • Amit Vyas

    Executive Chairman

    Amit Vyas is currently the Executive Chairman of BlogyMate, CEO and co-founder of digital marketing businesses Opt4Digital, Web Planner, N-Spire Media and Western Voice Sales Solutions, which was established in 2005 to provide online marketing and sales solutions for Middle Eastern businesses.

    The businesses currently boast a client portfolio that includes Hilton Worldwide, FedEx, Marriott Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotels Group, Royal Caribbean as well as Lufthansa German Airlines, Thai Airways, Dubai Properties Group and Dubai International Financial Centre providing website development, social media consultancy and application development as well overall digital strategy services. For many of these clients, the WVSS group of companies remains the only approved supplier for the entire Middle East and Africa regions. Amit has successfully guided the growth of the businesses through technology investments, acquisitions, new product lines and strategic partnerships in line with the overall strategy of developing proprietary technology and intellectual property. Prior to relocating to Dubai, UAE in 2005, Amit was based in the UK, owning and managing various businesses across industry sectors that serviced clients such as BP, DHL, Hewlett Packard, Accenture and News International.

    Amit holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Computer Science and Business Management from Aston University in the UK and has published articles for the European Marketing Academy (EMAC), Academy of Marketing (UK) and the Australia & New Zealand Marketing Academy (ANZMAC). In 2000, Amit also became the youngest, invited presenter at the European Marketing Academy Conference at just 22 years of age.

    Email: amit (at) blogymate.com
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  • John Bush

    Chief Operating Officer

    John is a well-organised and motivated professional with a wealth of sales and marketing experience across many industries. He is a motivational and determined leader and has advised organisations of all sizes on implementing strategies specific to their business objectives and maximising their potential for customer acquisition and retention.

    Having worked in the Luxury Yacht sector for the past 8 years, John is a well-respected figure within the industry in both Europe and UAE. With his extensive knowledge of the industry and with an expert understanding of the leisure marine industry, John is regularly asked to give advice on marketing strategies and revenue generation for the some of the major UAE companies. During this period, John has worked with some of the World’s top yachting brands including Sunseeker, Fairline and Azimut and later with many of the global iconic yachts.

    John is also a co-founder of The Marine Leisure Association of the Emirates, an organisation made up of marine trade partners and government departments dedicated to promoting safe and active boating throughout the UAE.

    More recently and working with Western Voice Sales Solutions, John devised and developed an online and mobile marine tracking system for the UAE called SeaPass, a revolutionary concept that offers a real solution to activating the leisure marine sector in the region. Prior to entering the Yacht Industry, John had run his own successful sales recruitment and training company in the UK, focusing on the Tech industries. John is also a passionate contributor to internet start-ups, utilizing his business and marketing experience, he has been an advisor and contributor to numerous online businesses over the last 15 years.

    Email: john (at) blogymate.com
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  • Shimi Shah

    Non Executive Director

    Shimi has been actively involved in angel investing and venture capital for over 15 years and has made over 50 investments in early and expansion stage transactions, of which many have been successfully exited with superior returns for investors. Shimi has established several new businesses, one of which is a global start-up and SME advisory business called Carousel Solutions.

    Shimi is also currently an Executive Director to a US based medical product company called Ziivaa and its fund, Robrady Capital. Over the last few months, Shimi, as a Senior Adviser to Spengler Fox has helped to establish the Board Solutions Practice. Shimi has recently taken up the position as Senior Adviser to the Tatarstan Clean Technology Fund in Russia.

    Shimi was previously Chief Executive Officer for FORSA LLC, a UAE based investment company owned by the Government of Dubai with a specialized focus on women in the GCC region. Prior to joining FORSA, Shimi was a Partner at Porton Capital, with assets of over $300m under management, focusing on early stage technology investments. Shimi invested over $100m and managed a portfolio of over 15 companies, with several board seats. Prior to that Shimi was a Managing Partner at Partnerships UK plc (PUK) in London. PUK was the UK Treasury’s venture capital arm by which public funds were invested to commercialize new start-ups from UK based research departments and universities. Shimi was also Chief Investment Officer at Hanson Capital previous to this, managing an Anglo-American technology fund of over $50m, which focused on making investments in Silicon Valley and across Europe. Shimi began her career in venture capital with 3i plc, where she was instrumental in helping to establish its technology business in London and Cambridge.

    Shimi graduated from Queens’ College Cambridge with a Masters in Management and received a 1st Class Hons degree from King’s College, London, in Management and Economics. Shimi is an active member of the Young Presidents Organization.

    Email: shimi (at) blogymate.com
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