However, the official purpose of the Meetup would not be a dating site.Responsible, adult behavior with common sense rule the day in this Meetup group.Social · Outdoors · Professionals 30-49 · Single Professionals · Dancing · Live Music · Happy Hour · Recreational Sports · Social Networking · Wine Tasting · Newly Divorced · Sports and Recreation · Singles What happened to us??!!If your like me, your single or divorced, busy with a full time job, and with commitments at home which don't allow you much time for yourself."The style Grouper provides is almost a 'hang-out' atmosphere versus one-on-one dating situations," said Sian-Pierre Regis, founder of culture and lifestyle website Swagger New York. It's not creepy online dating, but rather a hangout session for new friends." ( Founder and CEO Michael Waxman told CNBC that he was inspired to start the site when, after moving to New York, he grew frustrated with larger social media sites and wanted a different way to meet people.Grouper's goal is to help you connect with strangers in the real world—the next evolution of social networking, according to Waxman."Whether you’re looking for groups you share common interests with, or you’re looking for a completely new adventure, Tinder Social is a better way to go out with friends," the post continues.
I started a Meetup for those who find themselves single and looking for an opportunity to meet new people, start new friendships, and get out and have some fun.
It doesn't matter if you have never been married, going through separation or divorce, children or no children, you just need to be single and committed to a drama-free environment to join.
Our Meetup's purpose would be to provide Fox Valley Area singles the opportunity to go to events such as Happy Hours, Live Music performances, Wine Tasting events, Outdoor events (volleyball, softball, Frisbee, walking, biking, etc), Poker nights, Bunco nights, house parties, Sporting events, Gym nights, Trivia nights, Movie nights, really any event that's fun and exciting.
The company describes itself not as a dating site but as a social club.
"I think saying it's a date makes things uncomfortable," he said.