Whitney Wolfe is the founder of the online dating site Bumble. This site has been around since 2014 and it is now one of the best dating sites in existence. Wolfe created this site to be a female friendly dating platform that will allow women and men to find love. She made the site unique by taking a woman first approach. This is a part of the feminist agenda that Bumble serves for modern females.
Before Wolfe created Bumble, she was afraid of being blacklisted from the world of business technology. Her fears were warranted. In case you did not know, Whitney Wolfe used to be a founding member of Tinder. She was a part of the marketing team that helped to promote Tinder when the site was first launched. During her tenure with Tinder, Wolfe had dated one of the personnel that was a part of this group.
Their relationship eventually ended and when it was over, Whitney Wolfe was degraded and put down. The gentleman that was her former boyfriend turned on her and treated her less than human. She endured a lot of sexual harassment and verbal assaults from various members of the Tinder organization. Eventually, her boyfriend’s sexual harassment and acts of gender discrimination caused her to end up quitting Tinder.
She then took her the organization to court. She won a lawsuit for millions after this situation was resolved. While Whitney Wolfe vindicated herself against the people who tried to bring her down; she was unfairly labeled as the “lawsuit girl”. This name and many more like them made Wolfe really sad. For a while she was near rock bottom from this type of unfair slander. Many people in the tech world did not want to be bothered with her. It was as if Whitney had a “Scarlett Letter” tattooed on her chest.
Thankfully, a businessman by the name of Andrey Andreev believed in Whitney. He partnered with her to start Bumble. Since that time, Whitney’s site has exploded to become one of the best dating brands in world today. Whitney Wolfe was nearly blacklisted from the world of tech startups. Ultimately, she had the right support and the belief in herself to overcome that obstacle. Now, Bumble is a shining example of how a strong willed woman can make a difference.
Whitney Wolfe has managed to present herself as a major force in the world of technology apps, but this did not happen overnight. For Whitney Wolfe this was a journey.Wolfe has managed to become well-known as she is because she had a desire to make change. This is typically what happens for all entreprenuers that find great success. They just started with a desire to change something that was not working. For a lot of women it was the dating app industry that was not working fully. There were a ton of dating apps out there, but women were running into the same old issue with sexual harassment, and Whitney Wolfe knew from her first hand experience with this matter that women would have a need for a voice.
She knew that it would not matter how popular Tinder became if there was no one to root for women it will be difficult for this app to ever evolve. She believed this wholeheartedly because she had already witnessed this. She already knew what was going on inside of the internal structure.Her knowledge of what was happening allowed her to gain the courage to start her own dating app. This would be a big for window of opportunity for Wolfe especially when one considers that she did not want to do this.Whitney Wolfe pushed herself forward and start it all over again after leaving Tinder. It was a hard thing for her to do, but she felt that it was the right thing to do. It would be to her advantage to raise conversations about sexual harassment and in the cyber world.
She would do this and open even more platforms for discussion on violence in schools, gun laws and women in positions of power in the business world. Whitney Wolfe wanted to do more than put a band-aid on the dating app industry altogether.Wolfe wanted to get a focus on other things, but it has been the initial dating app concept that has allowed her to have her voice heard. She has been able to expand her platform in so many ways. She proved that you can have success even when you initially find yourself faced with adversity.Whitney Wolfe has opened the door by partnering with the LA Clippers on promoting equality and making contributions to causes that are dedicated to preventing school gun violence.
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