It was the former half of the population Bradford hopes showed up at the Rosemont launch.Some guests arrived dressed the part of the young professional, while a few opted for the first-date look.It's all a part of the exclusive appeal Bradford has created.
Of the 5,000 Houstonians who have profiles, 2,000 were activated and 3,000 waitlisted.
Unlike the old-fashioned parlor game at the party, the app uses sophisticated algorithms to match daters. We look for ambition and drive." But that tactic has caused some to label The League as elitist, a charge she has refuted with her own description of it as, "a community for high-achieving singles." She says that people are frustrated with sites like Tinder because the onboarding process is so quick with virtually no vetting that it has become known as the hook-up site (her Twitter posts often end with the #getmeofftinder). More than one female guest at the at the roof-top launch expressed their hope that because the site will filter for ambitious and high-acheivig men, they'll also be more likely to be looking for a serious relationship.
And although an Ivy League university is more likely to move you to the top of the admissions file, it's not a requirement. Renee Hames, an executive assistant said, "I'm hoping this will be different because you see the same people after a while on dating sites, or they want pen-pals and nothing serious." While a few men said that they're hoping the site will deliver a woman who is "smarter than me," said Philip Tarpley, an attorney who attented Rice and Duke University.
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The League, which debuted in New York City and San Francisco in 2015, is designed to match the well-educated professional or all-around impressive single looking for their other half and it went live in Houston, Austin and Dallas last Tuesday.