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Founder Amanda Bradford told me that the app has a high number of Ivy League-educated users and other impressive stats -- 12 percent of users are CEOs/founders and 28 percent are directors in their industries.Unlike Sparkology, it’s not all about schooling here -- Bradford says the screeners look at profession and social network and self-descriptions to allow in users who are interesting and well-rounded.
” and see other people’s answers, but that’s about it.It’s one more avenue to meet women if they feel like it with no cost to them.Since they don’t have to pay for a subscription, they don’t have much incentive to be on the site often. No swiping and it isn’t super quick to view a person’s profile. Do you have a high-enough-status job that I want to continue talking to you? ”Strangers ask each other these seemingly innocent questions all the time at bars, but the underlying meaning is clear: Are you intelligent for me to be interested?The site brags, “SKIP THE VETTING: Remember last time you talked to that dude/chick in the bar for a full hour before they told you they were [18/backpacking from Sydney/living on their parent’s couch/commuting from White Plains]?
We do all that dirty work for you.” We tested out both services at Metro to see how they stack up.
But dating services Sparkology and The League are unabashed about who makes the cut -- accomplished young professionals.
On Sparkology’s website, it says, “All members are college educated young professionals.
In response to women’s experiences on other sites, we require men to be verified grads of good universities.” The site has a unique format -- women pay a monthly subscription from $25 to $40 (depending on how many months they purchase) and men pay $3 per message, so that they’re not copy/pasting dozens of messages to send out.
Dating app The League launched in New York in May (it is only available in San Francisco and New York), and it already has approximately 50,000 people on the waiting list (the app has approximately 10,000 active users in New York.
SPARKOLOGYSparkology is a paid dating website (with an app to accompany it) that is “for young professionals.” It purports to only allow in men from elite schools, but for whatever reason, it doesn’t matter where the women get their degrees.