But on the other hand—all I know how to do is start companies.
) is an American-based international operating online dating, friendship, and social networking website that features member-created quizzes and multiple-choice questions.Sam Yagan started his first company, Spark Notes, as a Harvard senior in 1999 and sold it the next year for million. Four months later, we agreed to sell to [a subsidiary of IAC] for million in cash.In January, he sold his third company, dating website Ok Cupid, to IAC for million. We felt like it was a chance to give our investors, our employees, and us a great return, and do right by our customers, since Match agreed not to change anything. I go to Dallas [where Match is based] once a month for two days.Ok Cupid was listed in Time magazine's 2007 Top 10 dating websites.Ok Cupid was initially owned by Humor Rainbow, Inc.
Spark Match debuted as a beta experiment of allowing registered users who had taken the Match Test to search for and contact each other based on their Match Test types.