An American entrepreneur Whitney Wolfe has made a huge name for herself in the business world.
Founder and CEO of Bumble, and a co-founder of Tinder, Wolfe has built quite an impressive resume over the years. Although only in her twenties, Whitney Wolfe has become one of the most respected female entrepreneurs anywhere in the world.
Wolfe is a native of Salt Lake City, Utah, born to property developers. She attended Southern Methodist University, where she earned a degree in International Studies. She began working in business at a young age, selling tote bags while in college at the age of 19. These bags would go on to get much attention including celebrities like Rachel Zoe and Nicole Richie.
Just a few years later Wolfe joined a company called Hatch Labs. It was here she began a project that would eventually lead her to an app that would become a huge success; Tinder. The app was a creation that Wolfe made with Sean Rad, Chris Gulczynski and Justin Mateen. Wolfe would go on to have a huge role in the company. Most people consider her the reason it became popular at colleges around the world.
Whitney Wolfe has had great success during her career. She is also responsible for the app Bumble. In 2014 she was named one of Business Insider’s 30 Most Important Women Under 30 In Technology. With an already amazing resume, success in creating a business and an understanding of the online world, Whitney Wolfe seems destined for more success in the future. Only in her mid twenties, she is certain to be an entrepreneur you hear about for many years to come.