Whitney Wolfe is an American top female entrepreneur Austin based. She is the founder and the chief executive officer of Bumble. Before Bumble, she also co-founded tinder also a dating application. Tinder and Bumble rated as the most famous dating application sites in the year 2016. Whitney is also a cherry app founding team member and an advisor.
Bumble is a social discovery app founded on September 1, 2014. The app connects users to people around them, but it has a unique twist compared to the rest of dating apps. Bumble allows women to make the first move. Bumble creates a particular and meaningful environment for connecting with and discovering new people. Bumble has more than eighteen million registered users. Company headquarters in Austin, United States.
Bumble team that assures satisfactory of its purpose comprises of Andrey Andreev who is an Active Partner, Sarah Edwards the Brand Ambassador, Caroline Ellis the Head Of Operations, Chelsea Cain Maclin the Director of Marketing and Natalie Scott the Marketing Coordinator. Bumble also has an approximate of fifty to a hundred employees.
Bumble has a net worth of 500 million dollars. Bumble launched into new verticals including, Bumble BFF a platform programmed to meet a new best friend, or anything else. BumbleVID is also a new vertical that allows users to create a video story. Additionally, BumbleBizz is a favorite swipe-based dating app.
Whitney Wolfe built her career on helping others find a partner. She exchanged vows with Texas-based Michael Herd at the Villa Tre Ville Positano along the famed Amalfi Coast. The wedding destination was incredible from the bride’s Oscar De La Renta designer gown to the venue that gave the guests a plain view of the wild Italian coast.
Whitney received enormous recognition by prominent media outlet such as the business insider that ranked her among the top 30 most important women. She also got honored with Elle title. In 2017, Whitney officially appeared among the top thirty prominent women under thirty in Forbes magazine.
Whitney Wolfe professional background began by graduating with a bachelor in international relations from the Southern Methodist University. She began her career by selling bamboo tote bags while still pursuing her bachelor’s degree. Whitney later launched a charity foundation known as Help Us Project with her stylist partner Patrick Aufdenkamp. The nonprofit organization took fame after celebrities such as Rachel Zoe, and Nicole Richie photographed with the tote bags.