Please join us July 18th to hear Catherine Cook Connelly, The Meet Group's Co-founder and VP of Brand Development, talk about her road from Co-founder to taking the Meet Group public and beyond.
The Meet Group, Inc. (formerly MeetMe) (NASDAQ: MEET) is a social entertainment service founded in 2005. In 2011, myYearbook merged with Quepasa Corporation (QPSA: NYSE Amex). In June 2012, the combined company was renamed MeetMe, Inc. In April 2014, MeetMe rebranded to The Meet Group, Inc. and shares started trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the ticker symbol "MEET."
The Company is a portfolio of mobile social entertainment apps designed to meet the universal need for human connection. Its primary apps are MeetMe©, LOVOO©, Skout©, and Tagged©. The Company has millions of mobile daily active users. Its apps are available on iPhone, iPad, and Android in multiple languages. Through these apps, users can stream live video, send gifts, chat, and share photos. The Meet Group derives revenue from in-app purchases, subscriptions, and advertising. The Company has offices in New Hope, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Dresden, and Berlin.
TIGERLABS - 252 NASSAU STREET PRINCETON, 08542
6:30 PM: Mingle
7:00 PM Fireside Chat
8:00 PM Open Mic
8:30 PM Closure
The Meet Group
Catherine is co-founder of The Meet Group (NASDAQ: MEET), a portfolio of mobile social entertainment apps designed to meet the universal need for human connection.Our apps entertain millions of mobile daily active users, generating untold numbers of casual chats, friendships, dates, and marriages.
Catherine is co-founder of The Meet Group (NASDAQ: MEET), a portfolio of mobile social entertainment apps designed to meet the universal need for human connection. Our primary apps, MeetMe®, LOVOO®, Skout®, Tagged®, and Growlr® entertain millions of mobile daily active users, generating untold numbers of casual chats, friendships, dates, and marriages. We leverage a powerful live-streaming video platform, empowering our global community to forge meaningful connections.
The Meet Group traces its roots back to when Catherine co-founded myYearbook with her brother Dave in 2005. myYearbook merged with the Quepasa Corporation in November 2011 and in June 2012 rebranded to MeetMe, Inc. In 2016, MeetMe acquired Skout, and in 2017 acquired if(we) and LOVOO to become The Meet Group. In 2019, The Meet Group acquired Growlr.
Catherine heads marketing and drives new features that deliver on our mission -- to meet the universal need for human connection.
Catherine graduated from Georgetown University and received her MBA from The Wharton School of Business. Catherine has been reported on extensively on CNBC, MTV, ABC News, Fox News, CosmoGIRL, BusinessWeek, the San Francisco Chronicle, and CBS.
Startup Grind Princeton
I've been doing startups since long before they were cool. My passions include startups, data science, and coffee.
My latest venture, Board++ breaks glass ceilings, diversifies startup boards, and develops our next generation of leaders by placing corporate executives from underrepresented groups on startup boards. I founded the Startup Grind Princeton chapter in 2014 and live in downtown Princeton.