The relationship offers millions of users across The Meet Group’s 5-app portfolio – including MeetMe, Skout, Tagged, GROWLr, and LOVOO – a free 60-day premium subscription to UrSafe’s innovative personal safety features, such as Follow Me, Check In, Hands-Free SOS, and Fake Call. Members will be presented the opportunity in-app to download UrSafe, enabling them to stay connected with friends, family, and the nearest law enforcement agencies – helping to keep them safe anytime, anywhere.
“UrSafe’s first and only goal is to provide cutting-edge, global safety technology that respects user privacy to the masses all day, every day, that doesn’t monetize user data. We couldn’t be more proud to make this relationship with The Meet Group official and take the standard for international dating safety to the next level,” said Dr. Anthony Oyogoa, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of UrSafe. “UrSafe’s global coverage complements The Meet Group’s international reach, ensuring our entrance into the dating space is with a company that makes a real commitment to user safety worldwide, and we couldn’t have matched with a better partner.”
With UrSafe available in six languages (English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German and Arabic) and in over 200 countries, people around the world will be more aware, confident and comfortable developing relationships with others – online and in-person.
“We hope to further revolutionize safer dating through our relationship with UrSafe,” said Geoff Cook, Chief Executive Officer of The Meet Group. “We are dedicated to helping keep our users safe, and we believe this technology will further enhance safety for the millions seeking love and making connections.”
The Meet Group and UrSafe will be holding a public webinar on Friday, July 10 beginning at 11:30 a.m. (EDT). Geoff Cook, Chief Executive Officer of The Meet Group, and Dr. Anthony Oyogoa, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of UrSafe, will be discussing how to stay safe in a new era of dating. The webinar, which is hosted by the Internet Dating Excellence Association, will also welcome Justin Davis, Chief Executive Officer of Spectrum Labs, as well as Jeff Tinsley, Chief Executive Officer of RealMe.
To register for the webinar in advance, please visit: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/2115931716584/WN_TydzKgYcQSGtqYTPvPQfZw
UrSafe is the first and only hands-free, voice-activated personal safety app fully integrated with 911. Now available for download in the App Store and Google Play, UrSafe is a first-of-its-kind technology built by a team of industry experts in healthcare, military service, and public safety and policy. UrSafe gives you the advanced safety features you need at your fingertips including voice-activated SOS, built-in background screening, real-time location-sharing with friends and family, and geo-located 911 response that functions in over 200 countries and territories. Learn more about UrSafe at ursafe.com.
About The Meet Group
The Meet Group (NASDAQ: MEET) is a leading provider of interactive dating solutions designed to meet the universal need for human connection. Our ecosystem of livestreaming apps enables users around the world to interact through one-to-many livestreaming broadcasts and text-based conversations. Our top apps, MeetMe®, LOVOO®, Skout®, Tagged® and GROWLr®, deliver live interactions and meaningful connections to millions of users daily. Headquartered in New Hope, PA, we have offices in Philadelphia, San Francisco, Dresden, and Berlin. The Meet Group is committed to safety. You can find a description of current safety practices here: themeetgroup.com/safety-practices. For more information, visit themeetgroup.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.
Certain statements made by The Meet Group in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including whether we will set a new standard or dating safety, whether we will further revolutionize safer dating through our relationship with UrSafe, and whether the UrSafe technology will further enhance safety for the millions seeking love and making connections. All statements other than statements of historical facts contained herein are forward-looking statements. The words “believe,” “may,” “estimate,” “continue,” “anticipate,” “intend,” “should,” “plan,” “could,” “target,” “potential,” “project,” “outlook,” “is likely,” “expect” and similar expressions, as they relate to us, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. We have based these forward-looking statements largely on our current expectations and projections about future events and financial trends that we believe may affect our financial condition, results of operations, business strategy and financial needs. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from those in the forward-looking statements include the risk that our applications will not function easily or otherwise as anticipated, the risk that we will not launch additional features and upgrades as anticipated, the risk that unanticipated events affect the functionality of our applications with popular mobile operating systems, any changes in such operating systems that degrade our mobile applications’ functionality and other unexpected issues which could adversely affect usage on mobile devices. Further information on our risk factors is contained in our filings with the SEC, including the Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2019 filed with the SEC on March 12, 2020 and the Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2020 filed with the SEC on May 6, 2020. Any forward-looking statement made by us herein speaks only as of the date on which it is made. Factors or events that could cause our actual results to differ may emerge from time to time, and it is not possible for us to predict all of them. We undertake no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.