The Accomplishments Of Whitney Wolfe
Whitney wolf is an American entrepreneur. She is the founder of bumble the most popular dating app. Bumble is a social dating app that facilitates communication between interested users. The dating app main agenda was to give women the opportunity to make the first move. Whitney launched the dating app in December 2014. The app has created job opportunities globally. Its headquarters are in Austin, Texas.
Wolfe and her younger sister were born and raised in Salt Lake City in Utah. Her father was a property developer, and her mother was a housewife. At the age of 11, Whitney and her family moved to Paris where she was enrolled in a prestigious international school. Later on, she attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas where she majored in international studies. She started doing business at the age of 19 while she was still in college. She sold bamboo tote bags to help areas affected by the BP Oil spill.
The dating app CEO tied the knot with Michael Herd, the heir to a gas and oil company in Texas. In September 2017, the two lovebirds had a lavish destination wedding at Positano, Italy. The couple first met in 2013, on a valentine’s day in Aspen. Whitney looked stunning in an Oscar de la Renta gown on her wedding day.
Bumble has had a tremendous growth each year since its launch. 20 million people are currently using the dating app. The app has introduced features like Super Swipe to enhance their dating communication services. Super Swipe is a new button that allows a person to see that somebody likes them before they swipe. Before the introduction of super swipe, users had to wait until they can decide whether they liked somebody or not before seeing the reaction of that person.
Bumble has also launched Bizz, a new mode in its app meant for professional networking and mentoring. Bizz profiles allow users to add digital resumes, verified photos, and their skills.
Due to customers demand to keep the app while in relationships, Bumble decided to introduce Bumble BFF. The feature enables users to find people of the same gender who are also looking for BFFS. Through bumble BFF the users can find new friends of their choice.
Bumble has successfully helped its users get partners that match their interests. Its main aim is to create a safe dating app. Whitney has worked hard to eliminate abusive relationships and bullying towards women.
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