Greg Blatt is a renowned name in the online dating industry. This is because of his success in three of the major companies in the online dating field; Tinder, Match Group, and IAC. He started working at Tinder as the Chief executive officer in December 2016. Prior to that, Greg Blatt served as the executive chairman at the company from August 2015 to December 2016. He served as the Chief Executive Officer at IAC between December 2010 and December 2013.
Before that, he was the CEO of Match.com where he worked for only one year and eleven months. At Match group he works as the chairman and CEO, and he was also the executive chairman at the company from January 2014 to the last month of 2015. Greg’s accomplishments on the three companies can be seen at how great the companies have grown under his leadership. For instance, Match Group was able to experience a remarkable growth rate in the number of users, which has not been seen by even the best leaders in the industry.
Another great accomplishment is seen when Tinder introduce Tinder Plus subscription. The users who subscribed to this plan quickly increased to over one million. This was a positive impact seeing that Tinder was maintaining a number of dating apps and sites at the same time. There was the risk of one product growing immensely popular while the others drop in revenue, but luckily that did not happen (About.me).
Greg Blatt has a ton of experience from working with different companies and serving at various roles. After graduating from Colgate University, with a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature/Letters, he went on to serve as an associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Afterward, he moved to another law firm; Grubman Indursky Schindler PC, where he also served as an associate for a period of one year and eleven months.
From there Greg was hired at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, where he worked as the Executive Vice President, general counsel, and business affairs for four years and even months. He was also the EVP of general counsel for IAC for five years and four months.
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