Dating technology article
”That Bumble exists to empower women represents something of a transformation for Wolfe.
Following an ugly breakup with cofounder Justin Mateen, Wolfe brought a sexual harassment suit against her former colleagues, accusing them of discrimination and stripping her of her cofounder title—claims Tinder called unfounded.
[Photo: @ninebagatelles] A post shared by Fast Company (@fastcompany) on After her painful split from Tinder, the last thing Wolfe wanted to do was start another tech company.
She sunk into a deep depression and eventually fled Los Angeles for Austin, where she thought she might open a juice bar.
In August of 2014, Andreev and Wolfe met in Greece to discuss partnering on a female-centric dating app.
Three years after that first conversation, Bumble has amassed more than 20 million users, and it continues to add more than 50,000 new ones per day.