Syracuse, New York – November 5, 2015 – Xinye Zou delivered a presentation about Max Meyer, co-founder of Getmii, for a notable entrepreneurs assignment. Zou, Syracuse ’17, met Max Meyer during an address to Syracuse Entrepreneurship Club this September. Xinye Zou summarized Max’s background and highlighted his success with Getmii.
Beijing, China – November 1, 2015 – Tsinghua University’s x-lab, a student innovation center of 330 project teams, signed an official partnership with Getmii, making the social media app Tsinghua’s first partner outside China. For the near future, Tsinghua University’s x-lab will serve as Getmii’s China HQ, engaging current Tsinghua students as Getmii expands in China.
Allston, Massachusetts – October 29, 2015 – Getmii accepted 6 desks in Harvard’s premier innovation space. The Harvard Launch Lab is home to 30 alumni-founded, high-potential ventures. The new space will allow for strategic team growth on Harvard’s campus, solidifying a new foundation in Boston, while gaining access to invaluable resources at Harvard Business School.
New York City, New York – October 23, 2015 – As the second part to Getmii’s “What do you need?” project, the Cambridge-based social media app installed 20 chalkboards in New York City’s Grand Central Terminal. Passersby detoured from their daily commutes to write their needs in colored chalk. When prompted “what do you need?” Olivia Joslin answered, … More Getmii asks NYC, “What do you need?”
Boston, Massachusetts – October 17, 2015 – Getmii’s co-founder, Max Meyer, served on the entrepreneurship panel at Harvard Women in Business’ 2015 Intercollegiate Business Conference, the world’s largest women in business conference with over 2,000 attendees. Meyer spoke about the nature of starting a tech company in 2015, shared his views on entrepreneurial risk and elaborated upon his own creative … More Getmii serves on IBC’s entrepreneurial panel
Cambridge, Massachusetts – September 26, 2015 – Getmii’s HQ moved from Bangkok, Thailand to Cambridge, Massachusetts. The team will leverage its physical proximity to major American colleges to increase its global network. The team’s development team remains in Bangkok, Thailand.
San Francisco, California – September 21, 2015 – Amongst numerous rows of the world’s newest startups featured in TechCrunch’s Startup Alley, Getmii’s turquoise booth popped. The fresh social media app sent its energetic A-Team of five to share its new concept with Silicon Valley. Passersby were asked, “What do you need?” The Getmii team symbolically wrote all responses on puzzle pieces, which formed … More Getmii takes TechCrunch’s Disrupt SF
San Francisco, California – September 13, 2015 – On September 13th, Getmii’s ambassador team setup chalkboards and passed out handwritten notes in over 20 cities worldwide. From San Francisco to Berlin to Sydney, passersby were asked a simple question “what do you need?” Thousands upon thousands responded, using chalk, markers, pens, pencils, and one newly purchased … More Those chalkboards and handwritten notes? That was us!
Getmii worked with rising young filmmaker and producer Tucker MacDonald to release our debut film There’s someone out there who can. … More Check out our new Getmii debut film
Kathmandu, Nepal – In the aftermath of April’s devastating Gurkha earthquake, we travelled to
Kathmandu to pilot test our app with the Nepal Red Cross Blood Donation Center. … More Getmii in action with the Nepal Red Cross #getmii blood donors