PRESS RELEASE Hornet partners with Mr. Gay World and Pink Loerie

Johannesburg, South Africa. (22 February 2018) – Support for the Mr. Gay World to be held during the Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival in May is growing. The latest sponsor to come on board is Hornet, the world’s premier gay social network.

Founded in 2011 with the mission to provide gay men the opportunity for meaningful connections, Hornet has grown to 25 million total users, creating a community that comes together around shared experience and common interests.

Hornet provides a superior user experience and is number one in the key markets of France, Russia, Brazil, Turkey and Taiwan, and is consistently expanding its sizable user base in the United States.

Hornet is an official partner to Mr. Gay World and the Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts festival will be presented in association with Hornet.

“Mr. Gay World is an important global event that helps increase our community’s visibility and build unity. Hornet is happy to help amplify this premier event.” said Sean Howell

Tickets for these events, which will be held in Knysna, South Africa 20 – 27 May, can be found at

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