SOURCE: Zeer

July 15, 2008 11:59 ET

Zeer to Present at Web Innovators Event in Boston

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwire - July 15, 2008) - Zeer announced today that is has been selected to present Zeer.com, the newly launched grocery community, and Zeer Mobile, the company's mobile grocery companion, at the Web Innovators Group in Boston. Also known as WebInno, the event is a monthly gathering of people engaged in Internet and mobile innovation in the New England area. As a "Main Dish," Zeer founder Michael Putnam will demonstrate Zeer web and mobile products to a crowd of 500+ attendees.

Launched in May, Zeer is a grocery community that connects people to product information, interest-specific communities and consumer reviews. Zeer answers the needs of many consumers who feel overwhelmed by product choices, are seeking unbiased and objective product information, or are simply passionate about food. Zeer Mobile offers the immediate conveniences of Zeer, regardless of the user's destination, via any mobile web browser. Using Zeer or Zeer Mobile, users at home or on-the-go can search from more than 110,000 food and beverage products to find exactly what they want, get information customized to their needs and interests, and manage and view their shopping lists.

"We are thrilled to have the opportunity to demo Zeer and Zeer Mobile at WebInno," said Michael Putnam, CEO of Zeer. "With all of the food choices and trends, and rising grocery prices, it's harder than ever for consumers to figure out what foods are best for them. Zeer is committed to helping people buy better groceries."

About the Web Innovators Group

The Boston Web Innovators Group (WebInno) is a bimonthly gathering of people engaged in Internet and mobile innovation in the New England area. The organization aims to support entrepreneurs, visionaries, and creative thinkers in the field by holding events which foster community interaction. For each WebInno meeting, three startup founders are selected as "Main Dishes" to demo their company's services to the crowd of 500+ attendees and at least half-dozen additional companies are featured as "Side Dishes" during the networking portion of the event. These regular meetings provide a forum for entrepreneurs from self-funded/early-stage startups to present new services to their peers, as well as an opportunity for members in the community to share and exchange ideas. More information can be found at http://www.webinnovatorsgroup.com.

About Zeer:

Zeer is a grocery product community that helps people "believe in what they buy." Members can research products while shopping or before they go to the store, join communities that match their food-related needs and interests, and share advice with like-minded people. Zeer whittles the world of products down to a personalized community where friends answer product questions, and better information brings confidence in buying decisions. Named as a Top 50 Website by Time.com in 2008, the company was founded by Michael Putnam in 2007, and is privately funded. For additional information, please see the company website at http://www.zeer.com

Contact Information

  • Kendra Boccelli
    Boccelli & Co. for Zeer
    Office: 978.499.0844
    Mobile: 617.645.3205
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