I love the power of Twitter. Yesterday, Ubertor co-founder Mike Stephenson noticed that Eric Ries was tweeting about his arrival at Whistler’s Four Seasons. Mike mentioned it to me and I messaged Eric through Twitter to say hi and see if Mike and I could meet him for a drink if he had a few free moments. Eric graciously responded and agreed to meet up in the lounge of the Four Seasons Whistler before his dinner meeting. So, I jumped in my car and drove straight to Whistler, picked up Mike and went to find Eric.
It was a great opportunity to meet up with Eric and have a chat one on one (well, two on one) about what he was up to as well as what we were working on. (Side Note: Eric is coming to speak in Vancouver next month at the Sutton Place Hotel)
For those that don’t know, Eric Ries: