Instead of taking investment, I took money from my savings and my house, left my job and started designing the platform.
Word of mouth and social media, I still believe that word of mouth is a very powerful tool. I only really focus on London and the surrounding areas but I’d love to franchise to other major cities within the UK; it’s just not that easy to find good matchmakers.
Sometimes I think it’s because I’ve probably experienced the worst of relationships but also the best one with my husband.
One friend had acquired a stalker after passing over his mobile number and the other had been on numerous sites for years and just didn’t have any luck.
I wanted to create a company that would be an honest brand with all the services and products you could possibly need to make your journey in finding that special someone in a way that is fun, personal, secure and, in turn, far more successful – and so I created Simplicity3.