London, United Kingdom (15th August, 2012) – CitySocialising, a website that allows people to meet new groups of people and friends in their city, have appointed a Chief Technical Officer: Pawel Kaminski.
In the first appointment of its kind for CitySocialising, Pawel Pawel will be responsible for the development team and technical strategy as the company prepares to build and launch its new global Ruby on Rails platform, consisting of a CitySocialising API, web and mobile products.
Pawel’s previous major role was a Head of IT at Touch Local, the online business directory with over 4 million visitors per month, where he worked on the biggest refactoring project in the company¹s history.
CitySocialising CEO & founder Sanchita Saha commented: “Pawel joining our team means that we can continue to grow the business in line with international demand for our service and our global vision. This is a very exciting hire for CitySocialising as Pawel brings with him the right mix of experience with social, local technologies that we’ve been looking for. We look forward to his contribution towards the company’s continued success.”
For more information on CitySocialising, visit http://www.citysocialising.com.
CitySocialising is the UK’s leading socialising network for meeting new people, backed by PROfounders: the European VC fund set up by tech luminaries Brent Hoberman (Lastminute.com) and Michael Birch (Bebo.com). Pioneering the convergence of virtual and real world networking in the UK, CitySocialising enables young professionals to meet new people and new friends locally whilst exploring and enjoying their city’s social scene. Launched with R&D funding from the Princes Trust in 2007 with a site and service in London, the network has since developed a community of over 160,000 users, organising over 1000 socials a month across 50 cities in the UK, each overseen by a local Community Manager.
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