Next Glass merges with beer social networking app Untappd

Update: This version of the story includes comments on the merger from two beer-related entrepreneurs in Wilmington.Wilmington-based technology firm Next Glass announced Friday that it has merged with Untappd, an app-based social platform for beer lovers.Company officials declined to disclose the terms of the transaction.Untappd will become a subsidiary of Next Glass, although it will continue as independent entity, according to Next Glass chairman George Taylor. For the time being at least, both companies will retain their names, Taylor said earlier this week, adding that Untapped founders Tim Mather, the company’s CEO, and Greg Avola, its chief technical officer, will join the Next Glass leadership team and will continue to run their enterprise.Next Glass, launched by Kurt Taylor in 2012, develops software that uses science and machine learning to provide…


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