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Sean Rad

Of Course Tinder Founder Doesn't Know What 'Sodomy' Is

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 11.18.2015 | Technology

Is "sodomy" a term for "someone who gets turned on by intellectual stuff"? No, Sean Rad, it is not. In an interview with the Evening Standard publishe...

This Is Not Your Father's Forbes: Forbes $1 Million Under 30 Change the World Social Entrepreneurs Competition

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 09.28.2015 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

The ethos of the hip FORBES Under 30 Summit, taking place this October, is Wealth, Bold Ingenuity and Social Responsibility set to the music of Fetty ...

Tinder Co-Founder Says Harassment Happens Because 'Men Don't Know What To Do'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.20.2015 | Women

Sean Rad believes that male "inexperience" is the root cause of inappropriate interaction on Tinder. During The Atlantic's New York Ideas festival ...

Damon Beres

Hannibal Buress Hurt Tinder Founders' Feelings | Damon Beres | Posted 05.19.2015 | Technology

They'd swipe left on his jokes, if they could.

The One Thing We Should Consider Before Using Tinder

Ashley Crouch | Posted 01.19.2015 | Technology
Ashley Crouch

The smartphone dating app Tinder has been catching fire faster than Katniss Everdeen can wield a bow and arrow. Currently, Tinder boasts over 50 milli...

Sean Rad Is Reportedly Getting Replaced As Tinder CEO

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Technology

Sean Rad, cofounder and CEO of dating app Tinder, is reportedly getting demoted. Internet company IAC, which owns a majority stake in Tinder, has d...

Forbes "Under 30 Summit" Circles in on the Now and Next Game Changers, Billionaires, and Entrepreneurs

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 12.23.2014 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

The Forbes "Under 30 Summit" in Philidelphia ended Wednesday, having brought together the now and present future. Malala Yousafzai, now 17, who re...

Swipe Left on Sexist Tinder Sh*tstorm: Co-founder Claims She Was Sexually Harassed

Ravishly | Posted 09.07.2014 | Women

Tinder co-founder and marketing executive Whitney Wolfe brought a suit against her fellow co-founders last week -- and for damn good reason.

Explosive New Tinder Details Revealed

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 07.03.2014 | Technology

A Bloomberg Businessweek writer who wrote about Tinder's early success is now lashing out against the makers of the popular dating app with an explosi...

Tinder Co-Founder Suspended Over Sexual Harassment Claims

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 07.07.2014 | Technology

The company behind the dating app Tinder suspended Justin Mateen, co-founder and chief marketing officer, after a female former executive filed a sexu...

Turning Desire Into an App: 5 Questions for Sean Rad, CEO of Tinder

Carrie Yury | Posted 06.07.2014 | Technology
Carrie Yury

Tinder uses the ancient art of the double opt-in to help broker love matches. I had a chance to interview Sean Rad after his talk at GigaOm Roadmap, and got to hear more about how Rad and his team have leveraged a fundamental understanding of human behavior to fuel Tinder.