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GroupMe


Text Message Groups

GroupMe helps people stay connected and get together better with their friends. GroupMeā€™s two core offerings are: GroupMe, the group mobile messaging service, and Experiences, a service for finding, planning and purchasing group activities. GroupMe...

Founded in 2010
Employees: 19
Homepage:
Blog: http://blog.groupme.com/
Total money raised: $11.5M

10010 26 W 17 Street
Suite 1002

New York
New York
USA NY
Updated on Oct 2, 2012
GroupMe at CrunchBase
Tags:   groups   messaging   mobile   social

Peter Hershberg Investor
Gordon Paddison Advisor
Joshua Stylman Investor
Garth Patil Consultant
Jack Smith Managing Partner, Director of Digital Platforms Worldwide
Ken Lerer Investor
David Tisch Investor / Advisor
David Weiden Board of Directors
Ajay Kulkarni Product
Jeremy Schoenherr
Adam Kopec Product Designer
Past
Jared Hecht Co-Founder, Board of Directors
Steve Martocci Co-Founder, Board of Directors
Ed Stevenson Operations Director - Search
Steve Cheney Head of Business Development
Zach Sims business

August, 2011

GroupMe was acquired by Skype

What Skype Really Paid For GroupMe    techcrunch.com

May, 2011

GroupMe acquired Sensobi

Sensobi Acquired by GroupMe for Group Texting    xconomy.com

February, 2011

GroupMe Is Now Sending One Million Texts Every Day    techcrunch.com

January, 2011

GroupMe raised $10.6M in a Series B round from Khosla Ventures, First Round Capital, Lerer Ventures, General Catalyst Partners, SV Angel, Founder Collective, and betaworks

http://techcrunch.com/2011/01/04/groupme-scores-10-6-million-from-khosla-ventures-and-others/    techcrunch.com

August, 2010

GroupMe raised $850K in angel funding from SV Angel, First Round Capital, Lerer Ventures, David Cohen, Peter Hershberg, David Tisch, John Maloney, Thrive Capital, Joshua Stylman, and betaworks

http://techcrunch.com/2010/08/25/groupme-born-at-techcrunch-disrupt-secures-funding-and-launches/    techcrunch.com

May, 2010

GroupMe was founded on May, 2010