LetsLunch

  • Want More Networking Lunches? LetsLunch Launches In The UK, Adds Sponsored Lunchers

    Want More Networking Lunches? LetsLunch Launches In The UK, Adds Sponsored Lunchers

    LetsLunch continues to spread its vision of professional networking through lunches — it just launched in the United Kingdom. Tied to its UK launch, the startup says it’s also releasing version 3.0 of the service. Now, I usually spend my lunches frantically cramming down food while writing posts or doing briefings, but if yours are a little less hectic, you might want to use… Read More

  • Investors Cough Up $1.6 Million To Dine With Grubwithus, The Brilliant Social Dining Service

    Investors Cough Up $1.6 Million To Dine With Grubwithus, The Brilliant Social Dining Service

    The idea behind Grubwithus is an awesome yet simple one. You browse for a restaurant you’d like to go to in a certain city and buy a ticket for your meal at a set price. But the key is that others do this as well, all with the intention of meeting new people over dinner. And when you’re buying your ticket, you can see who your dinner buddies will be. Yes, it’s sort of… Read More

  • LetsLunch Launches in New York Today

    LetsLunch Launches in New York Today

    LetsLunch, the service that helps you network less-awkwardly, is expanding from its comfy Silicon Valley confines and launching in New York today. We first wrote about the service here, and it’s gotten a nice niche following since then. People have scheduled more than 1,000 lunches through the service, and about 70% of the time people take time to write a testimonial of the lunch… Read More

  • LetsLunch Launches and We've Got 100 Invites

    LetsLunch Launches and We've Got 100 Invites

    Earlier I wrote about an interesting new wave of companies trying to one-up LinkedIn, by using recommendation engines to help navigate your professional life. While LinkedIn made sense of your off-line social graph and how it intersects with friends’ social graphs, these new companies are essentially trying to rank your social graph and let you use that information to get ahead. Earlier… Read More