Comparably Hires eHarmony’s President Armen Avedissian
L.A. Business Journal
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Comparably of Santa Monica announced it has hired eHarmony’s former President Armen Avedissian as it as its chief marketing officer
eHarmony Targets Jobs Recruiting
APRIL 4, 2016
Los Angeles-based matchmaking service eHarmony said it is launching a new, job search site, which takes the technology behind its online matchmaking site and applies it to the area of job matching and employee recruiting. eHarmony says it is tapping information from Simply Hired, Burning Glass, and InfoSys to bring the new site to market.
Comparably Snags eHarmony Vet As CMO
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Santa Monica-based Comparably , the startup which helps employees and employers track compensation and company culture data, has snagged a high profile hire this morning, hiring on eHarmony veteran Armen Avedissian as its new Chief Marketing Officer. comparably eharmony jason nazar armen avedissian executive chief marketing officer
Silicon Beach Report Sept. 14: Comparably Hires eHarmony’s President Armen Avedissian
L.A. Business Journal
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Comparably hires eHarmony’s president Armen Avedissian, LeEco buys production studio Dichotomy Creative Group, and Snapchat increases ad targeting
Silicon Beach Report July 26: Neil Clark Warren Steps Down as eHarmony’s CEO
L.A. Business Journal
JULY 26, 2016
Neil Clark Warren steps down as eHarmony’s chief executive, SteelHouse Countersues rival, Scopely raises $55 million, and more
Neil Clark Warren Steps Down as eHarmony’s CEO
L.A. Business Journal
JULY 26, 2016
Neil Clark Warren is retiring from his position as chief executive of eHarmony. He will retain his position as chairman of the dating website
Internet Brands Buys Two Women's Sites From eHarmony
JULY 11, 2011
Los Angeles-based Internet Brands said Monday that it has acquired two web sites aimed at women, Weddingbee.com , and JustMommies.com from Pasadena-based eHarmony. Internet Brands and eHarmony said that eHarmony had been operating the two sites for "several years" before the sale. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Taps Zynga Vet As New CEO
AUGUST 11, 2011
Santa Monica-based eHarmony , the online dating and matchmaking site, announced this morning that it has named Jeremy Verba as its new Chief Executive Officer. eharmony zynga executive dating matchmakingVerba joins the firm from Zynga, where he was founding General Manager of that firm's Treasure Isle title. Online, and CNET.
eHarmony's Waldorf Joins Accel Partners
JANUARY 31, 2011
Greg Waldorf , the former CEO of Pasadena-based eHarmony , is joining venture capital firm Accel Partners as CEO-in-Residence, the firm said Monday evening. Waldorf left eHarmony on January 19th, as the firm has been rumored to be in process of an IPO. eharmony accel partners entrepreneur residence
eHarmony Adds Windows Phone App
MARCH 24, 2014
Santa Monica-based eHarmony is extending out its mobile support today, saying it has launched a Windows Phone app for its matchmaking service. eHarmony says that 45 percent of users are now registering for eHarmony via mobile devices. eharmony windows phone mobile matchmaking READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Approaches Redemption Deadline, Says Report
AUGUST 23, 2011
Los Angeles-based matchmaking site eHarmony is approaching a redemption deadline from its last venture funding round, according to a report today from Reuters. It's unlikely that the venture firms would do so, however, given the current valuation of eHarmony, which has been rumored in recent months to be seeking an IPO. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony CEO Waldorf Leaves Firm
JANUARY 19, 2011
Santa Monica-based eHarmony , the online relationship matching service, said late Tuesday that CEO Greg Waldorf has stepped down as CEO and board member of the firm. eHarmony said that Waldorf has served for more than 11 total years for the company, five years as CEO. Waldorf also was the founding investor in eHarmony.
eHarmony Hit By LinkedIn Password Hacker
JUNE 7, 2012
Santa Monica-based online dating and relationship site eHarmony has been hit by the same hacker which hit LinkedIn, it appears, after security experts discovered that the same hacker posting LinkedIn account data has also been posting passwords from eHarmony. eharmony dating online security breach password hackerREAD MORE>>.
eHarmony: More than 600,000 Marriages, New Job Matching Service
AUGUST 27, 2014
Santa Monica-based online matchmaking site eHarmony said Tuesday that it now has more than 600,000 marriages to its credit, with approximately one in seven people in America having subscribed to the service at one point or another. eHarmony also said it will be releasing its job matching service, Elevated Careers, in Q4. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Names VP
MAY 2, 2016
Los Angeles-based eHarmony has named a new VP to head up its new job matching service, Elevated Careers , according to the company. eHarmony says it has promoted Dan Erickson to Vice President, ElevatedCareers, after he helped spearhead the development of the new platform for the company. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Names Chief Product Officer
JUNE 22, 2016
Los Angeles-based eHarmony said Tuesday that it has named Ken Walker as Chief Product Officer of the company. eHarmony operates an online and mobile matchmaking service, and also recently launched a service called Elevated Careers, which uses the company's algorithms to match job seekers with companies who are hiring. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Founder Neil Clark Warren Steps Down From CEO Post
JULY 27, 2016
Los Angeles-based eHarmony said on Tuesday that its founder and CEO, Dr. Neil Clark Warren , has stepped down from his role as CEO. According to eHarmony, it has named Grant Langston as its new CEO. eHarmony did not say why Warren decided to step down, however, Langston was part of eHarmony's original founding team.
Velocify Wins eHarmony
OCTOBER 13, 2014
Los Angeles-based Velocify , which develops cloud-based, sales automation software, has scored a win over at eHarmony. Velocify said that eHarmony is using the company''s lead management tools for eH+, eHarmony''s new premium matchmaking service. Financial impact of the deal was not announced. READ MORE>>.
Stanford Podcasts - eHarmony - Greg Waldorf
FEBRUARY 27, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Tuesday, February 27, 2007 Stanford Podcasts - eHarmony - Greg Waldorf I was just pointed to a set of great podcasts done by Stanford B-School and particularly, I just listed to the podcast by eHarmonys Greg Waldorf. He has been the CTO for several start-ups, most notably eHarmony.
eHarmony Rolls Android Wear App
APRIL 14, 2015
Santa Monica-based online matchmaking service eHarmony is jumping into the smart watch market, saying today that it has launched its mobile app for Android Wear and Samsung Gear S. According to eHarmony, the move is a part of the shift by the company to a "mobile-first" product development process. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Launches Site For Spanish Speaking Singles
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
Los Angeles-based online matchmaking site eHarmony said Thursday that it is expanding its market, and has launched a brand new site, specifically aimed at Spanish speaking singles. eHarmony says that it already has 37% of its users who are bilingual, and speak Spanish. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Completes Final IT Infrastructure Update
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
Los Angeles-based eHarmony , the online matchmaking services provider, said yesterday that it has completed a major IT infrastructure refresh. eharmony online matchmaking dating relationships marriageThe company said the refresh is the third phase of IT infrastructure plans it first announced in 2014. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Rolls Out Rose Bowl Float
JANUARY 2, 2014
eHarmony''s float, "Everlasting Love", featured Natalie Cole singing her song "This will be", as well as couples who met via eHarmony.
eHarmony.com Adds iPhone Features, Foursquare Integration
FEBRUARY 13, 2014
According to eHarmony, it has enhanced its app to include a new feature it calls Datebook, which lets users plan dates with anyone--including those not part of eHarmony''s service--and also pulls up information about potential dating locations using Foursquare. eharmony iphone mobile foursquare READ MORE>>.
eHarmony: Subscriber Numbers Hit Record
JULY 25, 2014
Santa Moica-based matchmaking site eHarmony said today that it has hit a record breaking number of subscribers, thanks to the return of founder Dr. Neil Clark Warren two years ago. eHarmony did not report on the exact number of subscribers using the service now. eHarmony says that on average, 438 people marry every dat in the U.S.
eHarmony Completes IT Infrastructure Refresh
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
Santa Monica-based eHarmony --which has been in the midst of a major refresh of its externally facing design, apps, and business to cater to the new, mobile user base--said this week that it has also completed a major, IT infrastructure refresh on the back of its services. eharmony infrastructure refresh dating online architecture.
eHarmony Aims At International Markets For Growth
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
Santa Monica-based matchmaking site eHarmony is looking to the overseas market to grow its service, saying today that it is launching a "globalization initiative" this year to add one new country per quarter to its service. eHarmony says it will create region-specific versions of its service, which will be customized for each country.
eHarmony Gets A Makeover
MAY 15, 2013
Online dating and matchmaking asite eHarmony is looking to update the company''s image, and has gotten a makeover--looking to prove that it''s still in the dating game. Warren recently returned to head up eHarmony as CEO, and the company has been making a concerted push to grow its services. READ MORE>>.
Former eHarmony Chief Waldorf Surfaces At Invoice2go
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
The former head of eHarmony , Greg Waldorf , has surfaced over at a small mobile invoicing and expense management startup called Invoice2go , after a big funding round for the company. Waldorf left eHarmony back in 2011 to become CEO-in-Residence for Accel. invoice2go eharmony venture capital mobile invoicing expense management accel
eHarmony Names New Board Member
OCTOBER 10, 2013
eHarmony said that Weyerhauser joins Dr. Neil Clark Warren and Madrone Capital Partners'' Gregory Penner on eHarmony''s board. eharmony online matchmaking dating executive board weyerhauser Santa Monica-based eHarmony.com , the online matchmaking site, said Wednesday that it has added William T. and Columbia State Bank.
eHarmony Hits The iPad
SEPTEMBER 19, 2011
Santa Monica-based eHarmony , the online matchmaking service, announced this morning that it has launched a new iPad app, eHarmony HD. eharmony ipad mobile matchmaking dating singlesThe new app also allows users to pay for its subscription service via itunes. The new app is free. READ MORE>>.
Convertro Taps Avedissian As COO
JANUARY 17, 2012
Avedissian also was at eHarmony. convertro executive avedissian eharmony mylife jeff zwellingSanta Monica-based Convertro , the venture backed, advertising analytics and optimization firm run by Jeff Zwelling, said today that it has hired Armen Avedissian as its Chief Operating Officer. READ MORE>>.
Getting Started with a Two-Sided Market Business
JANUARY 31, 2011
Let’s take a particular example: eHarmony of jobs. And to get growth you need some level of efficient conversion. Who would be willing to wait?
eHarmony In Second Phase of Major IT Refresh
APRIL 29, 2015
Santa Monica-based eHarmony the online matchmaking site, said Tuesday that it has completed the second phase of a major, IT refresh at the company. eHarmony said that its service is now built on top of Hadoop 2.0, eHarmony ha completed the first stage of the big refresh in Q4 of 2014. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Users Shift To Mobile
FEBRUARY 1, 2013
Online dating site eHarmony is reporting that it's seeing an increasing number of users using its mobile apps to access its dating service, and also said that conversions of those users is up nearly 40 percent year to year. android ipad iphone relationships online dating mobile eharmonyREAD MORE>>.
eHarmony Adds Personal Counseling, Matchmaking Service
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
Santa Monica-based eHarmony is going beyond the algorithm, and into personalized counseling, saying this morning that it has launched a new service it calls eH+ , which will join a personal counselor to its algorithmically driven services to present users with personalized service. READ MORE>>.
Report: eHarmony Eyes Job-Matching Service
MAY 16, 2013
It''s not infrequently that we''re pitched by a startup saying they are the ''eHarmony for X'', referring to the Santa Monica-based online dating and relationship site''s reputation. However, is the next ''eHarmony for Jobs'' actually eHarmony itself? eharmony jobs dating online careers READ MORE>>.
eHarmony: We're Number One For Online Marriages
JUNE 4, 2013
It looks like Santa Monica-based eHarmony might be the place to go. eHarmony said that it ranks number one in terms of the number of marriage created by an online dating site, based on a scientific study published in the prestigious Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). Looking to not just find a date, but a spouse?
eHarmony Plans Rose Bowl Float With Natalie Cole
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
Santa Monica-based online matchmaking site eHarmony is continuing its big marketing push, saying this morning that it will be featuring a float for the 2014 Rose Parade. eHarmony--which is in the midst of a big marketing and advertising push--said that its float will feature musician Natalie Cole. READ MORE>>.
eHarmony Heads To Santa Monica
JULY 14, 2010
Pasadena-based online dating site eHarmony is moving its headquarters from Pasadena to Santa Monica, according to reports from local community papers. eHarmony is reported to be moving to a space in the Yahoo! eHarmony has been in its current Pasadena location on Walnut street for the last five years. READ MORE>>.