Project Description

Founder:   Sean Rad
Attended:   2006
Company:   Tinder
Year Founded:   2013
Valuation: $1.35B (2015)

Tinder, founded in 2012, has become one of the fastest growing social startups and mobile apps of all time. Tinder was launched to address the social and physical barriers of forming new friendships and relationships. Using social data, Tinder anonymously finds people nearby that like each other and connects them if they are both interested.