She went on to create the app Merci, which was a free social networking platform for young girls to chat and spread female positivity.
Merci caught the attention of Andrey Andreev, founder and CEO of the multi-billion dollar social network, Badoo, who encouraged her to go back into the dating space and found Bumble, the “100% feminist” dating app.
Exton moved in with her father and began learning how to program, working in a pub evenings and weekends, and used the business knowledge obtained in her previous job– a client of her company at the time being a dating website developer– to guide her along the way.
While the original focus for Dattch was simply dating, Her is focused on community has evolved to also act as a localized message board for nearby LGBTQ events and providing its users with the ability to connect with local groups, meet friends, and have discussions on a given topic.
Members can pay to jump the que and remaining waitlisted users can chat in an open forum.
The app was originally founded in Boston and is only opening in cities with 5000 waitlisted members.All I ever wanted in the business was a chance, an opportunity.If I get that with WWE, I’ll give so much.” is armed with options for her future.Arum is a Harvard business graduate with a track record at both Avon and Amazon.Dawoon is a Stanford business graduate with global experience in everything from marketing to research and development, and Soo is a graduate of the Parsons School of Design and having lent her expertise to such companies as Samsung and Harajuku, the creation of an innovative product like Coffee Meets Bagels seemed inevitable.