By the five-year mark, his site had 15 million signups and was bringing in -million in revenue.
Frind would reportedly try to limit his work-day to just five hours.
She was also a top event host with Fastlife Speed Dating Toronto.
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Business Insider: How big will the combined dating sites be ... Markus Frind: Fast Life is an offline dating business that generates revenue from hosting speed dating and singles’ events.
We believe Fast Life is the biggest speed dating company in the English speaking world.
He didn't disclose what he paid for the 13-employee company, based in San Francisco and Toronto, but it's all part of his plan to invest million into his company to transform the online dating scene into something more.
Online dating apps are a great way to discover a new squeeze but eventually the two people have to meet.
This gave Markus Frind, CEO of Plentyof Fish, and idea.
The user base is small but the company has a very strong ARPU [average revenue per user].
We will be heavily investing into this business (Fast Life) and expanding it rapidly across the US, Canada, the UK, and Australia.