Ruben Gamez is the founder of Bidsketch, a web app that is used by freelancers, consultants, and agencies to create professional looking client proposals. With a shoestring budget, he founded Bidsketch as a single person company in south Florida in November of 2009. Originally a software developer, Ruben bootstrapped Bidsketch while working full time and was quickly able to grow it into a profitable business. Since 2009, Bidsketch has grown to serve over 1,000 customers who have won almost $200 million with Bidsketch proposals.
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Check back here tomorrow afternoon at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT), when Ruben will answer questions from the audience live via video chat.