Trendr is a mobile meeting platform (for iPhone and Android) that helps people in close proximity find each other through their LinkedIn profiles and set availability to meet. Once you’ve connected, just push the “let’s meet” button and the venue selection engine chooses a meeting site for you.
The promising startup describes itself as “The FourSquare of LinkedIn” — as FourSquare is to places, Trendr is to people looking for a meaningful conversation. Trendr meetups can be in any setting — a coffee shop, a football stadium and their “sweet spot” of large industry conferences. At large conferences, Trendr users can take advantage of convenient “Trendr meeting zones” to take networking to another level. With these zones, attendees can obtain new customers, increase repeat visits, and amplify their participant experience. Read more ›