Whitney Wolfe is an entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of Bumble. Whitney was born in the Salt Lake in Utah and has a degree in international studies from Methodist University. Whitney was an early starter and began selling bamboo tote bags which received recognition from the media after a celebrity had the bag. She travelled to Southeast Asia where she was helping in orphanages.
Whitney recently wed Michael herd who she met in 2013, through the same concept of Bumble of the woman taking the lead. Whitney met Michael through a mutual friend in Utah as they were skiing and Michael couldn’t ski very well. After that meet, up they kept in touch, and later met again during valentine’s day and began dating. Michael as a restaurateur and after a short while he tools Whitney Wolfe to meet his family and during the family meeting Michael proposed to Whitney. Michael and Whitney later got married in Villa Tre Villa in a fun event with a lot of glamour and fashion. During their wedding, it was raining something Italians believe that it’s a blessing to marry in the rain with the event ending at 5 am in the morning.
Wolfe began her career at Hatch lab where she was involved in the start-up Cardify.She later moved to Texas and in December 2014 began Bumble a dating app that gives women power than other traditional apps. The app had 15million subscribers by December 2015 and 80million matches. In 2016 Bumble was named as the fourth most popular dating app by a local magazine. The company is worth more $500m and has grown by expanding its reach through launching Bumble BFF and Bumble Bizz. Download the app from the play store. For more info about us: https://www.linkedin.com/in/whitney-wolfe-1791a299 click here.
Bumble Bizz is a professional networking and monitoring app and its built on the concept of let’s swipe to create more networks. Bizz lets the user add photos, resumes showing their work and skills. Bumble BFF helps you find new best of friends, work partners, a partner in crime and work out partners. Bumble BFF lets you keep friends even after getting into a relationship.
Whitney Wolfe was among the 30 most important women in 2014, according to the business insider and Elles women in Tech in 2016.In 2017 Forbes gave her recognition as one of Forbes 30 the under 30 women. From Whitney’s wedding, she is a classic example of following what you teach.