Online firm Askme planning to expand its domestic and overseas operations with an initial investment of $100 million. It is looking hire 2500 people in coming 12 months. The company is expanding to e commerce sector and t has company listings in India and overseas also. Askme is scaling up its online grocery shopping. The company acquired BestAtLowest.com to build it grocery category about 50 days back for $10 million. “With the kind of plans that we have made, Askme will be making an initial investment of $100 million within a year. We currently have around 2,000 employees, and to support expansion we will be hiring around 500 or more in a year or so across technology and sales said Askme chief marketing officer.