, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MEET), the public market leader for social discovery, has been invited to ring the closing bell today at the New York Stock Exchange. CEO and co-founder, Geoff Cook, as well as members of the company’s management team, will be on the podium to participate in this prestigious event.
“We are excited and honored that the New York Stock Exchange has chosen MeetMe for this longstanding tradition of ringing the closing bell,” said Cook. “The New York Stock Exchange has been a steadfast partner and we are more than pleased to participate at a time when we can celebrate its role in supporting our efforts toward strong growth.”
Making this ceremony particularly timely, MeetMe recently raised fourth quarter revenue expectations and noted faster-than-expected mobile revenue growth for the quarter of 127 percent year-over-year and 72 percent sequentially. Members of the management team will remain in New York over the next few days to participate in the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference, as well as to meet separately with interested investors.
The closing bell will ring at 4:00 PM Eastern Standard Time.
About MeetMe, Inc.
is the leading social network for meeting new people in the US and the public market leader for social discovery (NYSE MKT: MEET). MeetMe makes meeting new people fun through social games and apps, monetized by both advertising and virtual currency. With 60% of traffic coming from mobile, MeetMe is fast becoming the social gathering place for the mobile generation. The company operates MeetMe.com and MeetMe apps on iPhone, iPad, and Android in multiple languages including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Russian, Japanese, Dutch Turkish and Korean.
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