BUSINESS INSIDER - Oct 24 - MeetMoi is a location-based dating app that started in 2007. Today, the company has finally crossed three million users. MeetMoi has also a big app update coming today with iPhone 5 compatibility and Facebook Connect. The following is an interview with Alex Harrington, MeetMoi's CEO:
Q: What would you say the success rate of finding someone, connecting, and going on a date is?
A: Every introduction we make is a live connection. Our response rate is currently at 70%.
Q: eHarmony CEO, Dr. Neil Warren, commented that, "a lot of other dating services aren't research based," dubbing them online bars, how do you feel about this?
A: It is a place where people can mingle and meet each other in a low-pressure. I'm ok with the term online bar.
Q: Are people using MeetMoi to date, hook up, or find relationships?
A: People use MeetMoi for any reason but by in large its for dating.
Q: What do you do to protect users privacy?
A: We never share a user's location with any other user or any third party under any circumstances. Users permission us to use their location data to find location based relevant matches, but we don't place them on a map and we don't disclose their exact location.