“Not even close to it.”Plentyof Fish built its reputation on an advanced matching system and personalized relationship tests for members.
In September, Plentyof Fish bought Fast Life, a company that hosts speed dating and singles events in Canada, Australia and the U. LOOKING FOR THE FAIRY-TALE ENDINGThose hoping for a fairy tale about how Frind met his own partner through Plentyof Fish will be disappointed.
In reality, they met at a dot-com where both were employed before he started his company.“Everyone wants one of those (fairy tales). Katy Severs and Mark Gomes don’t have to make one up.
Markus Frind, founder and CEO of Plenty Of Fish, the world's largest Internet dating site which is based in Vancouver.
In the background is newlywed couple Katy Severs and Mark Gomes, who met on POF five years ago.
Said especially if someone has recently been through something or some romantic relationship that has failed or turned out badly.
Said especially if someone has recently been unlucky or unsuccessful with someone or something recently.In his vast love machine in downtown Vancouver, the man who brings romance to millions around the world is braced for the most passionate time of the year.As Valentine’s Day looms, Plentyof Fish founder and CEO Frind knows that the world’s desire for love, or at least a reasonable facsimile of love, is about to peak. Plentyof Fish sees spikes in new memberships after most holidays during which families get together, Frind says.“There’s pressure from family.Frind says people in their 20s are a bigger presence in Vancouver’s nightclub scene than in other cities, prompting older singles to go online in their quest for company.A HOBBY TURNED PASSIONPlentyof Fish was born in 2003 when Frind, a graduate of B. Institute of Technology’s computer systems technology program, wanted to learn a new programming language.Browse our massive database of single men and women from all over the UK or let our matching algorithm do it for you by creating your easy unique dating profile, totally free.