What does your business do?
Vyve is a matchmaking app that connects people. Our platform is currently only available on
When and why did you start the biz?
March 2016. We started our business because I saw there was a loop hole in the way modern
apps were "connecting" users.
How Many People are in your Company?
Where's your office?
What's the toughest part of running your biz?
Toughest Part is growing our team & service, due to lack of money & time.
What's the most fun part?
Building a product that will benefit the dating lives of others. Being passionate about something
that brings happiness to people is what keeps the business churning.
Anything you would have done differently?
I would have raised $ from the start and tried to get a mentor on board.
What's next on the horizon for your biz?
Our next phase is to modify our app UI and begin raising money & networking.
What advice do you have for others?
Learning as you go is great, but Id really recommend talking with others who have tried to do
something your looking to do in the past. Experience is crucial.
Also, building your team with the right people is so important. People in business act entirely
different than what you may think.
How do you use Idea Cafe to help your biz?
I want to learn, grow, and progress our business. I want to find others who find value in what
School (where, still in school, degree)?
Villanova University, Electrical Engineering
Prior jobs or business?
Electrical Contracting Firm, Scholes Electric & ADCO Electric
What are your pets' names?
don't own pets
Do any of these pets help with your biz?
Is there any one person or event in your life that led
you to go into business for yourself?
My partner. He inspired me to grow & have confidence in myself because I have been extremely
fortunate to learn from the people around me in my life.
68 Takolusa Drive
Holmdel, NJ 07733