University dating website
"This pricing model works because women know guys can't send spam," Furmansky said.
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Of 316 schools with graduates using the dating website, called Dating Ring, Northwestern University earned the rank of 9th most dateable (or more than just "Northwestern cute") based on an analysis of how many users said they would want to go on a second date with other users who graduated from the Evanston school.
On the other side of the coin, University of Chicago, where some students have walked around with T-shirts that say, "Where the squirrels are cuter than the girls," (and, in the spirit of gender equality, or further gender stereotyping, "Where the squirrels are more aggressive than the boys") was said to have the second "least dateable" student population.
"But Sparkology's pool of men is like day and night compared to " Sparkology is supported by an under 0,000 seed fund.The girls, known as "Sugar Babies", are promised the opportunity to earn up to £3,000-a-month to accompany men - some older than their fathers - to restaurants and functions, as well as on weekends away and nights in hotels.Brandon Wade, the founder of Seeking Arrangement, claims 1.4 million profiles on his website belong to students worldwide, with the University of Westminster being the top college for new British sign-ups last year.The Spark of Genius Series highlights a unique feature of startups and is made possible by Microsoft Biz Spark.
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The business model might seem discriminatory, but Alex Furmansky, the founder of the site, stands behind his site that he says is successfully making matches.