NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / February 14, 2017 / Snap Interactive, Inc. ("SNAP," the "Company," "we," "our," or "us") (OTCQB: STVI), today announced that Chief Executive Officer Alex Harrington has been named to the Global Dating Insights 2017 Power Book list of the most influential and powerful players in the online dating industry.

The 2017 Power Book list recognizes the people who are truly driving, shaping and defining our industry, examining the events of the past 12 months and focusing on the leaders and companies who have influenced the industry during this period.

Global Dating Insights Founder, Simon Corbett, said, "To be named as one of the leaders within this challenging and exciting industry is a huge achievement. Congratulations to all who are named."

Alex Harrington, SNAP's Chief Executive Officer, said, "I am honored to be included in this list of industry leaders. Our recent merger with AVM Software, Inc. in October 2016 has positioned SNAP to be at the crossroads of live video and social, which is one of the most exciting spaces in consumer technology right now. We expect the integration of the two companies to create compelling synergies, cost savings and new product opportunities."

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About Snap Interactive, Inc.

Snap Interactive, Inc. is a leading provider of real-time, rich media, interactive social networking and dating applications with more than 250 million users around the world. The SNAP product portfolio includes Paltalk and Camfrog, which together host one of the world's largest collections of video-based communities, and FirstMet, a prominent interactive dating brand serving users 35 and older. The Company has a long history of technology innovation and holds 25 patents related to video conferencing and online gaming.

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SOURCE: Snap Interactive, Inc.