While I love unplugging from time to time, the internet has definitely become an indispensable enabler for my lifestyle

While I love unplugging from time to time, the internet has definitely become an indispensable enabler for my lifestyle

Given the aggregation of dating apps into large, multi-national companies, it’s no surprise that the fundamental experience between each app varies little.

Where do you find your inspiration? My inspiration for the Seattle Dating App comes from a genuine desire to help people connect in a more efficient, meaningful way. I strongly believe that everyone deeply longs for connection with others, so creating the Seattle Dating App to help facilitate that basic human need is a tremendous privilege.

What’s the one piece of technology you couldn’t live without, and why? As much as it hurts to say, it’s really tough to go without internet for weeks at a time. The internet connects me with so many people, places, and things around the world.

Ben Mussi evangelizes about the Seattle Dating App during a happy hour in August at Sugar Hill in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. (Seattle Dating App Photo)

What’s your workspace like, and why does it work for you? One unique aspect of the Seattle Dating App is that our workspace is largely virtual. I maintain a home-office, but most of our meetings are conducted virtually, in coffee shops, and in breweries. Another convenience of our virtual workspace is the ability for our team members to be location-independent. The beauty and tranquility of these Spanish islands certainly contributed to the elegance of the Seattle Dating App’s look and user experience. (more…)