Ship Mate Mobile App
Ship Mate (shipmateapp.com) is the most popular mobile app for individuals going on a cruise. It’s available for the iPhone and Android and has the largest and most active user base of any existing mobile, cruise-community. Features include Cruise Chat, Countdown, Ship & Port Info, Excursions, Postcards, Web Cams, Ship Tracking, Packing Checklist, Budget, Image Gallery, and much more!
The Ship Mate cruise app is owned and operated by brothers, Jan and Mike Jirout. The venture started in 2009 before their biennial-family-reunion-cruise as a way to keep track of their family members. In this interview, Mike shares with us the insider perspective of the business and their future plan as they join Amplify LA accelerator program. Here is the interview:
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