Speed dating was started by a rabbi in LA in the late 1990's and caught on quickly in places such as the rest of The States, England and Canada. Canada's 25dates.com has had the leading edge on Speed Dating since 2002. The two owners are young, intelligent and know what singles need. They approached the speed dating scene from their own perspective of being single, so they were able to know how to best match singles up.
Their approach has worked well not only for the majority of their over 17,000 clients, but it also has led one of the owners into love's grip. That's right, President Ragna Stamm'ler met her live-in boyfriend while overseeing one of their speed dating events. According to Stamm'ler, "The reason we're good at bringing people together is because we've been through it. We wanted to take some of the challenges out of trying to find a mate, while at the same time, preserving the fun and excitement that comes with connecting to new people." 25dates.com not only brings people together in new and innovative ways but it does so quite successfully; 75-80% of participants are finding matches. Their successes at bringing people together have not gone unnoticed. 25dates.com is constantly popping up on TV, on the radio and in print. Media outlets who have covered this dynamic dating speed dating company to date include: CNN Headline News, Discovery, CTV, CBC, CityTV, Global, TVO, Readers Digest, Flare, Toronto Life, The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, The Toronto Sun, Z95.3, AM640, and many more. Register for free and sign up for one of the events and see what all the fuss is about.