SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 5, 2012) -

Core News Facts:

  • Glimpse, the first conference on social discovery, today announced its official agenda, including 13 speakers who are leading founders, CEOs and senior executives in social discovery:
    • PRODUCT & BRAND DISCOVERY, moderated by Lauren Drell, campaigns editor at Mashable
      • Curalate, Apu Gupta, co-founder & CEO
      • Facebook, Chris Maliwat, strategic partner development - commerce
      • Polyvore, Katherine Crane, senior director of advertising
      • Wrapp, Aage Reerslev, co-founder & executive vice president
    • KEYNOTE, interviewed by Robert Gray, reporter at FOX Business Network
      • CNN Digital, Kenneth "KC" Estenson, senior vice president & general manager
    • PEOPLE DISCOVERY, moderated by Sarah Frier, technology reporter at Bloomberg
      • HowAboutWe, Brian Schechter, co-founder & co-CEO
      • MeetMe, Geoff Cook, co-founder
      • Sonar, Brett Martin, co-founder & CEO
      • Tagged, Greg Tseng, co-founder & CEO
    • BEST OF NYC DISCOVERY, moderated by Peter Ha, former managing editor at TechCrunch
      • foursquare, Charles Birnbaum, director of business development
      • Grouper, Michael Waxman, co-founder & CEO
      • GroupMe, Jared Hecht, co-founder
      • Loosecubes, Anna Thomas, co-founder & chief happiness officer
  • An evening, invite-only Social Week event, Glimpse promises to bring local NYC experts together to uncover what social discovery is today, where it is headed and why it matters. The goal: to fuel innovation in the space and assist the community in uncovering and building new social technologies.
  • Outspoken founders, CEOs, and business leaders across the discovery industry will discuss the future of how we live, decide and buy, with particular emphasis on the NYC social discovery community.

Conference Details and Contact Information:

About Glimpse:
Glimpse, the social discovery conference, is the first conference focused on the future of social discovery. Companies and products in the social discovery space aim to connect people with new places, people and products that they will enjoy based on their social interactions and existing interests. Glimpse brings together leading experts in social discovery to discuss the future of how we live, decide and buy. For more information on Glimpse, go to