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Introducing SHWINKERS the Social Network for Drinkers

  (September 09, 2011)

Sanfrancisco, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2011

Shwinkers, Inc. cheered to the debut of its social network for drinkers at Pitch San Francisco 11 at AT&T Park yesterday, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. Like the drunken love child of Groupon Now! and Facebook, Shwinkers will serve up exclusive drink deals with geolocating technology and a social twist.

The brainchild of startup entrepreneur Louis Meckle (matchmaker.com) and Hollywood screenwriters Patrick J Clifton and Beth Rigazio (Raising Helen, Go Figure), Shwinkers is a niche network that caters exclusively to the cocktail community.

With Shwinkers, were drinking towards a higher goal: to bring the social back to the social network one Shwinker at a time, said Clifton. Were ecstatic to open the doors to an online social club where drinkers from the twenty-something scenesters to the seasoned vets will never need to ask, Wheres the party?


The Shwinkers iPhone app delivers members-only drink alerts, bar listings and real-time activity feeds directly to your phone. The user-friendly, speakeasy-inspired design launches in beta this month in San Franciscos Mission District; an Android version and Los Angeles launch are in the works.

The app makes it easy to mobilize your Shwinking Buddies for a night out and even easier to make new ones at your local bar or in a city youve never been to before. And being a private social club, Shwinkers profiles are not Google-able or viewable by non-Shwinkers.

Shwinkers, Inc. is looking for likeminded social drinkers to join the team, as well as motivated angels who share its dream of spreading worldwide cheer. Visit shwinkers.com for more information and join our Facebook party at http://www.facebook.com/shwinkers and follow us on Twitter @shwinkers.com. Or come meet us in person at the Pitch San Francisco 11 expo, where 2,000 attendees will meet the founders of the latest web and mobile startups, get hands-on demos and connect with other likeminded tech entrepreneurs. Pitch 11 at San Franciscos AT&T Park runs from 2 p.m. 9 p.m on Sept 8., 2011. Go to pitchevent.com/media for more information.

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