Meez is a social network service based in San Francisco, CA. Meez was developed Donnerwood Media (the License-Holders for Tringo) as an "online entertainment" web service. It was founded by Sean Ryan, former VP of Music ServiceRealNetworks. Meezs CEO, John Cahill, is a former Yahoo executive. Meez launched on March 28, 2006. Currently, Meez has 3 million and 2 unique users, who average around 60 hours per month on the site. There are 13 million registered Meez users, 90% of which are in the United States. Meez advertisers have included Nike, Rocawear, the NBA, and the NHL. In the Meez Nation there are several regions, known as "Hoods," that users can explore. These include the urban centered "Uptown", business oriented "Posh Heights", celebrity styled "Meez Hills", artist-oriented "Arcadia", beach-themed "Chillville", model living "Burbia", and edgy "Hells Kitchen". Within these hoods there are multiple "hangouts". These are essentially custom designed chat rooms created by users.