Whitney Wolfe is the 28 year old CEO of Bumble, which is a feminist dating application. The application is a big success story and receives thousands of new users daily. The Bumble dating application is a bit different than some of the other popular dating applications. Bumble lets the woman take the first step and initiate a conversation or text message. Generally, its the man that contacts the woman and initiates conversations and text messages. Whitney Wolfe truly believes that a feminist dating application was truly required because of her contact with neanderthal like men that were too aggressive for some women.
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Whitney Wolfe first made a big impression at Tinder as co-founder and VP before starting Bumble. Wolfe helped to grow the Tinder presence and it soared to a top dating application. However, things changed dramatically for Wolfe when she was part of a sexual harassment lawsuit. She ended up leaving Tinder and starting Bumble. Her new beginnings with Bumble proved successful. Certainly, she is a woman that paved her own way into the business world on her own terms and succeeded with the new application that allowed a woman to have a voice.
About Whitney Wolfe
The Southern Methodist University Graduate is an entrepreneur and the CEO of Bumble and co-founder of the Tinder platform. Wolfe is married to Michael Herd. They were married in 2017. She also launched Bumble Bizz. This is a new application that presents professionals with the opportunity to connect with other professionals through the application. This is a global application and already live in several countries. Certainly, Whitney Wolfe is always at the drawing board, designing new and interesting features for Bumble too. The Bumble application also has a new and well received feature. It connects women with new friends through the application. Billion-Dollar Bumble: How Whitney Wolfe Herd Built America’s Fastest-Growing Dating App