How important is passion when starting a new business? Geoff McQueen, Founder & CEO of Hiive Systems.
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Entrepreneur Geoff is the founder and CEO of AffinityLive, an online platform for managing all of the client work in a business, from prospect to payment, and everything in between, in one place. Geoff moved to the US in 2011 to raise capital and take AffinityLive to the world market. Since its commercial launch in November 2011, AffinityLive has seen growth in paying clients of more than 20% a month and has been covered by the likes of TechCrunch. AffinityLive is positioning itself to be the next SalesForce, making previously unaffordable and complex technology - business management (ERP) software for professional businesses - available in a way that is affordable, configurable and easy to use. Originally from Wollongong, Geoff received his MBA from the Sydney Business School, is an Honorary fellow from the University of Wollongong and a strong supporter of the Australian start-up scene (recognised in the Pearcey Awards, 2010).