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A CEO with a heart and a fun side; Greg Blatt makes matches and margaritas!

If you’ve had a great date from using Match.com or Tinder, thank Greg Blatt. Mr. Blatt is a New York attorney with highly sought after business acumen. His most notable successes are in the online dating; his efforts resulted in significant business growth for Match.com and Tinder. In addition to being one of the East coast’s best business men, Greg Blatt makes margaritas so delicious that Martha Stewart cannot remember having a better one. His intelligence, legal savvy, business instincts and personable demeanor have made him successful.

Greg Blatt attended Colgate University and graduated in 1990 with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Economics. He then attended Columbia Law School and graduated in 1995. After graduating from law school, Mr. Blatt worked as an associate attorney for about five years in New York. His career reached a turning point when he accepted the position of General Counsel of Business Affairs for Martha Stewart Living in May 1999. In November 2003, he then accepted the position of General Counsel for IAC. His career grew rapidly from there. Greg was Tinder´s chairman from 2009 t0 2017. He went on to accept the positions of CEO and executive chairman for Match Group, IAC thereafter.

As a young adult in the 1990s, Greg Blatt was able to experience the growth of the internet and technology as an emerging professional, and he learned how to harness the technological advances for the benefit of the companies he worked for. Each company he worked for experienced success. What is even more impressive about Mr. Blatt is that he valued his work and gave credit to his whole team. He acknowledges that he had an amazing team, and that his work brought many people together.

When most people find their niche in life, they settle in and focus on growing where they are planted. What sets Greg Blatt apart is his aversion to complacency and his competitive drive. He did not settle working as an associate attorney; he had aspirations and everytime he left a company, it was a strategic career move. We look forward to seeing what he does next.

More information on Blatt´s experience at https://www.linkedin.com/in/greg-blatt-a795a35b

 

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