Download the first ever GDI Power List, which lists the 20 most influential people in the online dating industry.From Sam Yagan at The Match Group to Justin Mc Leod from Hinge, we list the people who are driving, shaping and developing this exciting industry.
Millions of Americans look for love through dating websites.
The GDI Power Book 2016 lists the most influential and powerful dating industry players of the past year.
For the second annual report, launched for Valentine’s Day, we split the list into various categories, naming key players, as well as the startups and new entrants who are helping to drive, develop and change this exciting industry.
“Online dating is different from shopping for other kinds of things like a sweater. With dating, the sweater has to like you back,” Margot Gilman, Money Editor Consumer Reports.
But even with so many “dissatisfied” online daters, a surprising 44-percent of respondents who tried online dating say they have had or are in a serious long-term relationship or have gotten married, thanks to dating online.“I was about to give up online dating completely, when I got a message from Brian.
I found love a long time ago..old fashioned way..good looks and a burger at Mc Donalds..my wife is still putting up with me..some of you might not have time for traditional dating and would prefer to get to know someone online, but which site do you use, Consumer Reports surveyed nearly 10-thousand online daters – to find out which sites can lead to a meaningful match.
Melissa Emsley had been using online dating apps for five years– At first she was hopeful, but after a number of disappointing dates, she became frustrated.
In the survey, respondents gave online dating sites the lowest satisfaction scores Consumer Reports has seen for any rated service in two decades - even lower than cable tv companies! But even with so many “dissatisfied” online daters, a surprising 44% of respondents who tried online dating say they have had or are in a serious long-term relationship or have gotten married, thanks to dating online.
Consumer Reports surveyed nearly 10,000 online daters to find out which sites can lead to a meaningful match.
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“When you get your hopes built up sometimes to meet the right person and then that chemistry is just not there.