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After troubles with venture capitalists over his insistence that the company serve profitable alternative market segments including the LGBT market, Gary Kremen left in March 1996, remaining on the board of Electric Classifieds. A year later was purchased by IAC (then still operating under the name Ticket Master).
In late 1999, was moved to Dallas, Texas, to merge with another matching site, One & Only networks, that IAC had purchased the same year.
acquired Plenty Of Fish, another free dating site, in July 2015.
In November 2015, the UK site was awarded Best Marketing Campaign at the UK Dating Awards. In 2002 and early 2003, Match.com's then CEO, Tim Sullivan, tried to expand reach by expanding into the local dating scene with a service called Match Live.
In September 2001, merged with [email protected], partnering with AOL and MSN to bring online dating to the general public.
It was announced in February 2011 that would acquire dating site Ok Cupid, diversifying its portfolio of dating sites with a non-subscription based site.
At the time, more than 42 million singles globally had registered with since its launch in 1995, and worldwide there were over 15 million members using the service.
In late 2005, in the United States entered into a strategic partnership with Dr.
On February 4, 2010, and Meetic announced a joint venture in the Latin American dating market.
The two companies formed a partnership to combine Par Perfieto in Brazil with extended presence in Latin America.