Chief Executive Officer
Match Com was founded in the year 1993. The company has been operational for almost 24 years now. The founder of the company was Gary Kremen. The main aim of the company started as a proof of concept for Electrical Classifieds, that helped in providing advertising systems to various newspapers during that time. Peng T Ong designed the initial system, and it was also supported in the development of business by Simon Glinsky so that the initial plan for the business can be made. In the year 1994, Fran Maier was recruited in the company, and he was very much responsible for making the website attractive to women so that men would follow them.
The website was available to the public in the year 1995. The initial users of the website were given free memberships, as a way to boost up the traffic or the website, so that paying customers could be attracted. Then in the year 1998, the company was taken over by Cedant, which was again sold to IAC, almost a year later. Then in the year 2004, the company was named in the Guinness Book of World Records, for being the largest dating website around the world. During that time, the company had almost 42 million users. In the year 2006, the website was redesigned as well. The company had acquired People Media for about $80 million, in the year 2009. In 2010, the company announced its smartphone application or the Android OS platform. Two years later, the company announced a service called Stir, which brings all the members of the website together for various events that happen throughout the year. Then in the year 2015, the company had acquired a free dating website, known as PlentyOFish. The headquarters of the company is based in 8300 Douglas Avenue, Suite 800. The name of the place is Dallas, while the name of the state is Texas, USA. The pin code of the area is 75225.
Match com is an American dating website company that focuses on providing the platform for various individuals around the world, on meeting and date together. The company currently has its presence in over 25 countries around the globe. The current Amazon Alexa rank of the company's website is sitting at 2089 places. The company has also set up its offices in Beijing, Rio de Janeiro, Tokyo, West Hollywood and San Francisco. The current CEO of the company is Sam Yagan. As of the current date, the company's website has more than 2.8 million paying customers.
The primary services provided by the company include allowing customers to have an online platform where individuals can connect, meet and date together.
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