Well, my past relationships motivated me, and so did the future of finding people love and happiness.This is what motivated me the most to start Simplicity3.
Instead of taking investment, I took money from my savings and my house, left my job and started designing the platform.
Word of mouth and social media, I still believe that word of mouth is a very powerful tool. I only really focus on London and the surrounding areas but I’d love to franchise to other major cities within the UK; it’s just not that easy to find good matchmakers.
A year ago, I was lying on a beach in Turkey and had a call from two different friends both complaining about their experiences with online dating.
For some reason, friends come to me frequently with dating disasters or relationship issues.
Rather than giving up, Mc Aden called De Lasa to "brainstorm" about the industry.
A lunch powwow turned into a partnership, and by 1997, Mc Aden had matched de Lasa's initial investment and the twosome headed a revamped activities service dubbed Social Circles.
The idea stayed in the back of his mind even after becoming a lawyer in 1996.
So much so that he quit his ,000-a-year job after a few months to start Group Encounters, a social organization, using the ,000 his father had given him to pay off school loans.
Sometimes I think it’s because I’ve probably experienced the worst of relationships but also the best one with my husband.