‘One match, one go out:’ Ottawa-based internet dating app pushes in-person times


Online dating apps posses reinvented the way someone meeting and see 1, but it’s not great, so an Ottawa-based application is attempting and fix some widely used problems in the current ‘swipe-based’ matchmaking world.

Wandure, the brainchild of highschool relatives Ali Kazal and Ismail Bembarek, originated from the fall 2018 utilizing the purpose of making it simpler to fulfill neighbors for trips, vacations because real life knowledge. However notion turned it absolutely was a dating app, it came into common use for people interested in go steady nights.

“It was actuallyn’t vacationers making use of the app, it has beenn’t holiday-makers arriving at Ottawa and happening these reviews,” Bembarek claimed in interviews with OttawaMatters.

“It got only locals generally utilizing our activities as time strategies.”

The man put in, the application was actually obtaining countless traction using the internet, particularly for twosomes.

“The consumers comprise installing the street for us.”

The trio at Wandure, including the team’s fundamental interactions Officer and co-founder Chelsea Sauve, explored marrying the two main tricks this past summer time before the official begin in late December, so right now, consumers happen to be ‘sliding’ to meet up or driving on likely meets. Continue reading