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Whitney Wolfe Herd

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Age 34
Birthday July 11989
Birth Sign Cancer
City Salt Lake City
Country UT
Profession Entrepreneur

Whitney Wolfe Herd is a famous Entrepreneur, born on July 1, 1989 in United States. As of December 2022, Whitney Wolfe Herd’s net worth is $290 million.

Parents Michael Wolfe, Kelly Wolfe
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Spouse Michael Herd
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Whitney Wolfe Herd Biography

Whitney Wolfe Herd (born July 1, 1989) is an American entrepreneur. She is founder and CEO of Bumble, a social and dating app, and a co-founder of the dating app Tinder..

At age 22, Wolfe Herd joined Hatch Labs. Through Hatch, she became involved with the startup Cardify, a project led by Sean Rad through Hatch Labs IAC incubator. The project was later abandoned, but Wolfe Herd joined the development team for the dating app Tinder with Rad and Chris Gulczynski within the IAC startup incubator in 2012.

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Wolfe Herd was named one of Business Insider’s 30 Most Important Women Under 30 In Tech in 2014. In 2016, she was named as one of Elle’s Women in Tech. She was named to Forbes 30 under 30 in 2017 and 2018.

Whitney Wolfe Herd Net Worth

Whitney Wolfe Herd is one of the richest Entrepreneur & listed on most popular Entrepreneur. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Whitney Wolfe Herd‘s net worth $290 million.

Net Worth $290 million
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Wolfe Herd was named one of Business Insider’s 30 Most Important Women Under 30 In Tech in 2014. In 2016, she was named as one of Elle’s Women in Tech. She was named to Forbes 30 under 30 in 2017 and 2018.

In December 2014, Wolfe Herd moved to Austin, Texas and founded Bumble, a female-focused dating app. By December 2015, the app had reached over 15 million conversations and 80 million matches. After Wolfe Herd left Tinder, Andrey Andreev, founder of Badoo, contacted her about creating a dating platform and partnered with her, and the company remains majority owned by Badoo.

Wolfe Herd became vice president of marketing for Tinder. She was reportedly behind the name of the app, taking inspiration from the flame logo and the idea of tinder, (small sticks) used to ignite a fire. She has also been credited with fueling its popularity on college campuses and growing its user base. Wolfe Herd left the company in 2014 due to growing tensions with other company executives. After leaving the company, Wolfe Herd filed a lawsuit against Tinder for sexual harassment. She reportedly received more than $1 million plus stock as part of a settlement.

Who is Whitney Wolfe Herd dating?

According to our records, Whitney Wolfe Herd married to Michael Herd. As of May 2022, Whitney Wolfe Herd’s is not dating anyone.

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Wolfe Herd, impressed by the Chappy team’s unique approach, led a seed round investment in Chappy. In 2016, TechCrunch wrote: “The company is not disclosing the details of the investment, but they did say that Bumble is the sole investor in the round and will take an equity stake. In exchange, Bumble will be offering product development and marketing support.”

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Ranked on the list of most popular Entrepreneur. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Whitney Wolfe Herd celebrates birthday on July 1 of every year.

Bumble Launched in 2014. In 2016 and 2017 respectively, Bumble launched BumbleBFF, an app for finding friends, and BumbleBizz, a professional networking app. According to Forbes, the company is valued at more than $1 billion.

Is Whitney Wolfe herd wealthy?

In 2021, Wolfe Herd became the world’s youngest self-made female billionaire after taking Bumble public. Forbes estimated her net worth at approximately $1.5 billion.

Why did Whitney herd leave Tinder?

Wolfe Herd didn’t want the company to be just a women-centric version of Tinder; she wanted Bumble to be a platform for meeting every type of person you might want in your life. In 2016, the company launched Bumble BFF, which allowed people to use the app to make platonic friendships.

Who is Whitney Wolfe herd husband?

Michael Herd

When did Whitney Wolfe herd become a billionaire?

Wolfe Herd, who owns a 21% stake in Bumble, became the youngest self-made woman billionaire after it went public in February 2021. Together, Bumble and Badoo operate in 150 countries with 2.8 million paying users as of March 2021.

Is Whitney herd married?

Michael Herd

In December 2017, she was listed in a TechCrunch feature on 42 women succeeding in tech that year.

As of November 2017, Bumble had over 22 million registered users. In January 2018, CNBC reported that Badoo was seeking a sale that could value the company at about $1.5 billion.

In 2019, Forbes listed Herd at number 72 of the top 80 “richest self-made women.”

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