About Us

Throng is a leader in semantic matching. The company has been granted its first patent. Throng has created a cloud-based mobile service that uses its semantic matching engine to match Android and iPhone users with jobs and people nearby. Get Throng at the iPhone and Android app stores.


Sunil Mehta

Sunil Mehta Sunil is a co-founder and CEO @ Throng. He's been an entrepreneur since he walked off the Stanford campus to do his first start-up and has not stopped since. When he's not planning product launches, or helping create a new product, Sunil can be found peering through his telescope at the Bay Area skies. Sunil earned his Ph.D. from Stanford University.

Poonam Murgai

Poonam Murgai Poonam is a co-founder and Chief Operating Officer @ Throng. Her responsibilities include company operations and product and business strategy. She has over twenty years of experience managing and delivering products for entrepreneurial, and large organizations, a bachelors from IIT Delhi and a Masters from University of Illinois. She is also loves capturing the world around her with photography.

David Meyer

David Meyer David Meyer is a co-founder and the Chief Scientist @ Throng. He has 24 years of computational linguistics experience, both in the United States and abroad, and is the innovator of Throng's language engineering technologies. David holds a PhD in Linguistics from the University of Edinburgh.

David Seaver

David Seaver David Seaver is a co-founder and Director of Marketing @ Throng. Suspect of innumerable cases of user experience, graphic design, branding, marketing, and creative development. Considered capable of editing and copywriting, so approach with caution. Known builder of custom goggles.