CEO and founder of the popular dating app Bumble, Whitney Wolfe has just tied the knot with Texas oil heir Michael Herd. Dressed to the nines in an amazing Oscar de la Renta gown the couple stood above the Villa Treville situated in Positano along the Amalfi Coast of southern Italy. A spectacular ceremony was followed outdoors among lemon trees, a classic lemon motif on the tables, and twinkling candlelight. The bride took a moment with her new husband and changed into a beautiful ivory short slip dress. They then arrived at the ceremony with her one layer classic cake decorated with fresh fruit. Whitney and Michael were ready to party the night away with family and friends in this the most picturesque of venues in Europe.
Now heading to their honeymoon throughout Europe, there is no doubt this Southern Methodist University grad will continue to change the face of social media back at Bumbles headquarters in Austin, Texas. BumbleBFF is Bumbles new addition and this project is helping match up women with women for the empowerment that friendships give to women. Whether it’s looking for ja friend who enjoys walks or someone with a similar life theory, it’s a a way to swipe and make some friends. BuBumbleBIZZ will be the app that will help women to find other women for jobs, projects, and lots of other opportunities. Similar to Linkedin but with a swipe of the thumb Whitney is making it so that women can use social media to find opportunities and possibilities will be opened to them like never before. Bumble is changing the way women use social media and the opportunities they can now have because of Whitney Wolfe ideas are truly amazing.
Whitney Wolfe was 2014’s Business Insider’s 30 Most Important Women Under 30, 2016’s Elle Women in Tech, and 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Consumer Technology. These are huge accomplishments and now with a wedding under her belt it seems Whitney Wolfe will be continueing to make strides in technology for years to come. She is definitely someone to watch and more importantly someone for women to watch as she empowers women through the internet.
About Whitney Wolfe: www.theknotnews.com/bumble-founder-marries-italy-22556