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Catherine Cook Connelly To Speak at App Valley 2017 Conference

Company Release - 9/7/2017 2:58 PM ET

NEW HOPE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Meet Group’s Catherine Cook Connelly will be speaking at App Valley in San Francisco on two-panel sessions, “A Fireside Chat featuring Catherine Cook Connelly” and “Please Love Us – User Activation, Retention, & Engagement.”

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The Meet Group’s Catherine Cook Connelly will be speaking at App Valley in San Francisco on two mobi ...

The Meet Group’s Catherine Cook Connelly will be speaking at App Valley in San Francisco on two mobile app panels September 13, 2017. (Photo: Business Wire)

App Valley is scheduled to kick off September 13, 2017, with key partners Mobile World Congress Americas, Appnext, Tune, and Fetch. The full day event brings together top industry decision makers and entrepreneurs to meet, learn, contribute, and take an active part in the conversation about the future of mobile apps.

“I’m looking forward to talking about the evolving industry of mobile with some of the most influential technology strategists in the business,” said Connelly, VP of Brand Strategy at The Meet Group. ”Since co-founding myYearbook at fifteen, I’ve had the opportunity to learn what works and what doesn’t for keeping users engaged, and I am so excited to share those insights with attendees.”

Catherine will kick the morning off with a sit-down fireside chat, where she’ll talk in depth about her experiences at The Meet Group and speak to the future of dating apps.

Later, she will join a panel to discuss user activation, retention, and engagement. The panel members, scheduled to include representatives of, Pinterest, and Expedia, will explore what has changed over the years and provide tips on how to cope with those changes. Other topics include, how to attract users, which engagement methods work the best, and how to compete in a saturated market.

Panel Schedule Times:

Fireside chat featuring Catherine Cook Connelly, MeetMe
11:15am - 11:35am

Please Love Us - User Activation, Retention & Engagement
3:15pm - 3:45pm

For more information about the event visit:

About The Meet Group

The Meet Group (NASDAQ: MEET) is a fast-growing portfolio of mobile apps designed to meet the universal need for human connection. Our apps – currently MeetMe®, Skout®, Tagged®, and Hi5® – let users in more than 100 countries chat, share photos, stream live video, and discuss topics of interest, and are available on iPhone, iPad, and Android in multiple languages. Using innovative products and sophisticated data science, The Meet Group keeps its over 2.5 million mobile daily active users engaged and originates untold numbers of casual chats, friendships, dates, and marriages. The Meet Group offers advertisers the opportunity to reach customers on a global scale and has leading mobile monetization strategies. The Meet Group has offices in New Hope, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia and San Francisco. For more information, visit, or follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn.

The Meet Group
Brandyn Bissinger, 267-446-7010

Source: The Meet Group