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Boqa, Inc.

Boqa is millions of people talking about the same thing at the same time - a focused platform answering "What does our nation think, today?"

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2011
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

Boqa is democratized opinion polling, one highest-ranked, user-generated topic per day. Its a vehicle for self expression on the most important issues facing a nation and a way for people to see how their ideology matches that of their networks.

Data access will target consumers from a multitude of markets. A Boqa Metrics subscription offers real-time, customizable, demographic data access to what people are thinking across topics and over tim


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    Danielle D. Wyss
    President and Founder

    Prior to launching Boqa, Danielle enjoyed 10+ years practicing high-end custom residential architecture. In 2006 she tapped into her entrepreneurial spirit and turned her knowledge and experience with green design into an online marketplace for sustainable products.

    Danielle is Boqa's chief problem solver, project architect, alpha site designer, team coordinator, copy writer, secretary, accountant, cheerleader, and general wearer-of-many-hats

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    Stuart Donovan
    Chief Technology Officer

    Formerly of Proxicom and Software AG, Stuart has served as CTO of SecondMarket Inc. and GlobalLogic Inc., and was founder and principal of WebCritical Technologies.

    Stuart leads the team of talented individuals to deploy and manage a modern and agile technology infrastructure to support the vision and growth of Boqa.

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    Ryan Garman
    VP Operations and Co-Founder

    Born entrepreneur, Ryan has built and sold multiple companies. Sales, marketing, and operations lover plus believer that "no" is only the beginning of "not yet".

    Ryan's role is to expand our team, position us for growth, form strategic partnerships, and remind us to never let our political opinions get in the way of our mission.

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    Kelly Kopelson
    VP Marketing and Co-Founder

    Stanford Class of 1998 and formerly of Trilogy and VeriSign, Kelly spent ten years practicing architecture before tech pulled her back in.

    She leads our guerilla marketing and public relations and manages the graphic/UI design and copy writing. She is our resident cheerleader and new mom who has learned to be upbeat even on very little sleep.