INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY -- Apr 24 -- Christie Nightingale is owner of Premier Match, a traditional matchmaking firm in launched in 2000 ($6500 membership for 12+ matches, 400 clients). Despite stiff competition from the Net, she says her revenue is surging 30% annually. Premier Match found that competition from the Internet hasn't undercut its business. Ironically, it may be helping to grow it by making dating services with a human touch more alluring in a very digital world. Most clients are in their 30s and 40s. 60% women, 40% men.
Mark Brooks: I just flew up to to check out the The Right One / Together Dating's services. They invited me to mystery shop them. More soon ;-)