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The Business of Relationships

Event Details

Date/Time:
Thu, February 22, 2018
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Venue:
Orange Silicon Valley
Location:
60 Spear Street, San Francisco CA 94105
Map address
Registration Period:
01/11/2018-02/21/2018
Price:
$25 - includes light hors'dourves, wine, and nonalcoholic beverages
Contact:
GSB Alumni Relations
650-723-4046

We have all heard that love is patient and love is kind. But did you ever want to know how the business behind love works? Matchmaking is one of the of the world’s oldest professions but how does that translate to the online dating and app industry? Come learn from our alumni panel of experts on the Business of Relationships in an industry that generates over $2.5 billion in the U.S. alone.

Our alumni panelists are founders and former CEOs of some of the most popular and successful dating services in the world. They will discuss everything from how they generate revenue and acquire customers, to the do’s and don’ts of online dating and the secrets to a “swipe-right” profile.

Come join us for an evening of interactive learning, mingling, and opportunities for you to meet your match!

Panelists:

Amanda Bradford, MBA ’14 - The League
Da Woon Kang, MBA ’09 - Coffee Meets Bagel
Gary Kremen, MBA ’89 - Match.com
Greg Waldorf, MBA ’94 - eHarmony
Sam Yagan, MBA ’05 - OkCupid

Special thanks to Silicon Valley Bank for Co-Sponsoring this event.

Program:
6:30 pm - Check-in & mingle (appetizers and beverages will be provided)
7:00 pm - Program begins
8:15 pm - Program concludes & reception begins (appetizers and beverages will be provided)
9:30 pm - Reception & event conclude 

Admits and alumni are welcome to bring one registered guest.

SPECIAL NOTE TO ROUND 1 2018 ADMITS AND DEFERRED ADMITS

There is no cost for admits to attend, but registration is required.

To register for this event, admits must email alumni@gsb.stanford.edu.

Event Activities

The Business of Relationships
Thursday, February 22, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

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