Creator of internet dating
This fall, Bumble plans to roll out Bumble Bizz, which will exist within the app like Bumble BFF and allows people to network with one another right from their phones.
We chatted with the queen bee herself to find out more about what inspires her to create safe, fun spaces for women online. Whitney Wolfe: The lives we touch by connecting millions of people every day — something as simple as helping someone find a recommendation in a new city they’re traveling to, or even as life changing as finding their soulmate.
That might be opening a new amazing local restaurant to give the community a place to congregate and share memories together, or starting a new app. As long as purpose is at the helm, you’ll feel motivated to jump out of bed each day and work a little bit harder than the last.
In 1995, the management team was preparing for its first significant TV interview.
Its predominantly female team, headed by Austin resident Wolfe, is the first of its kind in the technology startup world, something the 27-year-old is proud of — and rightfully so.
The same way Facebook connects us to those we know, we strive to connect you to those you don’t know, yet. In order to grow a company, it requires passion and dedication. CM: What’s one thing that people might not know about you?
CM: What’s one piece of advice you’d give to other Texans trying to make a difference by innovating? The best way to find both of those is by doing something to better the lives of others, regardless of what that is.