MeetMe Becomes Member of The Family Online Safety Institute


MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEET), a public market leader for social
discovery, today announced it has joined the Family
Online Safety Institute
(FOSI). FOSI is the nation’s leading
organization dedicated to educating parents, companies, children,
educators and policy makers about Internet safety. Fred Beckley,
MeetMe’s General Counsel and EVP of Business Affairs, will join FOSI’s
Board of Directors.

“I am delighted to welcome MeetMe as our newest member,” said Stephen
Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute. “MeetMe employs a
variety of industry-leading best practices to monitor their active
community. The addition of Fred Beckley to our board allows us to learn
from MeetMe’s innovative work with both technological and human safety
processes, and we are eager to share their best practices with our
membership and the broader Internet community.”

“As one of the largest mobile platforms for meeting and chatting with
new people, we recognize the important role we play in educating users
about safe online practices,” said Mr. Beckley. “I am excited to join
the FOSI Board and look forward to the opportunity to collaborate with
other leading companies in our space.”

About MeetMe, Inc.

Through its MeetMe® and Skout® mobile apps and websites, MeetMe is a
leading social network for meeting new people in the US and the public
market leader for social discovery (NASDAQ: MEET). MeetMe makes it easy
to discover new people to chat with on mobile devices. With
approximately two million total daily active users, MeetMe is fast
becoming the social gathering place for the mobile generation. MeetMe is
a leader in mobile monetization with a diverse revenue model comprising
advertising, user credits, and subscriptions. MeetMe’s apps are
available on iPhoneiPad, and
Android in
multiple languages worldwide. For more information, please visit

About FOSI

The Family Online Safety Institute is an international, non-profit
organization that works to make the online world safer for kids and
their families. FOSI convenes leaders in industry, government and the
non-profit sectors to collaborate and innovate new solutions and
policies in the field of online safety. Through research, resources,
events and special projects, FOSI promotes a culture of responsibility
online and encourages a sense of digital citizenship for all. FOSI’s
membership includes 30 of the leading Internet and telecommunications
companies around the world.

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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
Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Form 10-K for the year
ended December 31, 2015, the Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30,
2016, and the Form 8-K filed on October 4, 2016. Any forward-looking
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MKR Group, Inc.
Todd Kehrli or Jim Byers

Source: MeetMe, Inc.