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The Meet Group’s Jim Bugden Presents at GDI London Dating Conference

Company Release - 9/27/2017 8:33 AM ET

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jim Bugden, SVP of Corporate Development at The Meet Group, has been invited to speak at the third annual Global Dating Insights London conference that brings together the international industry for a day of talks, debate and networking on Thursday, September 28, 2017.

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The Meet Group’s Jim Bugden Presents at GDI London Dating Conference (Photo: Business Wire)

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Bugden plans to talk on consolidation in a fragmented landscape on the heels of The Meet Group’s recent acquisition announcement of Lovoo, a leading European dating app. Bugden will give attendees an overview of The Meet Group’s strategy and approach to building a portfolio through acquisitions and provide a market update on activity and trends in the industry.

“Last week we signed an agreement to purchase Lovoo, our third strategic acquisition in the last 12 months,” said Jim Bugden, SVP of The Meet Group. “I’m excited to have the opportunity to share some of my learnings, insights and experiences from the past year with this group.”

Bugden will share the stage with mobile app thought leaders from Tinder, Facebook, and Microsoft. The one-day conference runs from 10am – 4pm at The Grange, St Paul’s in London, and concludes with a networking event at 4pm.

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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 iPhoneiPad, 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.

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