Whitney Wolfe Herd is an American based entrepreneur who was born at Salt Lake City in 1989. She has been among the few women who have managed to dominate in the tech industry. In fact, she has been very focused towards career development and also achievements. Whitney Wolfe has been recognized globally for her great contributions in the dating apps world. She is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Bumble.
The company today is the fourth most popular dating site across the world. She is also a co-founder of Tinder, the most popular dating app. She has been able to possess great skills in the industry for having a chance to manage the leading giants in the industry. According to research done by Forbes, the company is now worth more than 2 billion dollars which is a huge growth margin from its original starting capital of less than $1 million.
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Whitney Wolfe was named by the famous Business Insider in 2016 at top 30 under 30 women in the tech industry. She has also been named twice, 2017 and 2018 respectively by Forbes. She is continuing to do a great job in his career and has a passion for what is he doing. She was also named in TIME 100 list in April 2014 and thus an indication that Bumble is doing very well. In fact, she has been able to create a vertical that has added Bumble some unique features. The vertical is called Bumble BFF for adding friends, and this has greatly helped it gain more subscribers.
Whitney Wolfe is from a well up family. His father is a famous property developer based in his motherland Utah. She has become a very influential person and has always been motivated to career success. Her mother used to stay at home to take care of their only daughter. Later she went to join the famous Southern Methodist University. She had a passion for marketing and enrolled for a course in International Studies. This is what gave her the confidence to serve in her career. She got a job which they were to develop a project. It failed, and they teamed up to develop Tinder.
When I founded @Bumble, I didn’t know what I was supposed to do. Just what I wanted to fix: the antiquated rules of dating. Thanks, @FitzTepper, for the story. > Whitney Wolfe Herd doesn’t care what she’s supposed to do https://t.co/hXeLSv0LdZ via @techcrunch
— Whitney Wolfe Herd (@WhitWolfeHerd) May 14, 2018