By Jeff Sherman Staff Writer Published Feb 10, 2012 at 5:01 PM

Mashable is out with its "Top 10 Meetup Fastest Growing Tech Cities" list, and Milwaukee ranks high coming in at No. 8. 

A meetup is an online social networking portal that facilitates offline group meetings in various localities.  And, Milwaukee is full of them and gaining in its status as a well clustered city full of tech companies. is proud to be a part of it.

Hat tip to web414 for pointing out this great news via Twitter.  

See the full list and read the story from Mashable's Sarah Kessler here.  


Jeff Sherman Staff Writer

A life-long and passionate community leader and Milwaukeean, Jeff Sherman is a co-founder of OnMilwaukee.

He grew up in Wauwatosa and graduated from Marquette University, as a Warrior. He holds an MBA from Cardinal Stritch University, and is the founding president of Young Professionals of Milwaukee (YPM)/Fuel Milwaukee.

Early in his career, Sherman was one of youngest members of the Greater Milwaukee Committee, and currently is involved in numerous civic and community groups - including board positions at The Wisconsin Center District, Wisconsin Club and Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.  He's honored to have been named to The Business Journal's "30 under 30" and Milwaukee Magazine's "35 under 35" lists.  

He owns a condo in Downtown and lives in greater Milwaukee with his wife Stephanie, his son, Jake, and daughter Pierce. He's a political, music, sports and news junkie and thinks, for what it's worth, that all new movies should be released in theaters, on demand, online and on DVD simultaneously.

He also thinks you should read OnMilwaukee each and every day.