“I’ve taken on this challenge, and my goal is to make meeting a potential match innovative and seamless with a click of a button.” The app “curates” matches with a concierge service that assigns a matchmaking agent for each client.
Then the company sends couples, matched according to personalities and desires, on first dates.
(The two companies are not linked.) “It was very taboo to be online 12 years ago to date.
Now you’re crazy to be online,” said Mokhtarzada, a Harvard law graduate living in Washington, D. The big difference between mainstream American and Muslim dating technology is the desired end result: Tinder might be fine with hookups only, but the Muslim creators of these apps want a lifelong union to emerge.
Sobia Nasir is the computer engineer behind the idea but her father, who has a Wall Street background, and younger brother, a physician, are an integral part of the business.
“Muslims around the world have advanced degrees, but no one is taking on the challenge of creating a safe platform for educated singles to meet,” said Nasir, 37.
Is it that time in your life that you are ready to find a Muslim single person for happily ever after?
Over 30 million single people are using Zoosk to find people to date.
An upcoming app now in private beta, Single Muslim Intros, targets professional, educated Muslims.They also have members-only events for clients to meet.