Professors don't want to run into students, or CEOs into their clients: Ms.Khanberg wouldn't disclose how many members were currently signed on, although she did acknowledge that approximately 50% of applicants are accepted.If you are still looking for a perfect man to date, you should definitely consider a doctor as a good option.
"We decided to target toplevel managers, executives and professionals," says Eligon spokeswoman Tatiana Khanberg.
"Dating websites can lead to awkward situations for them.
In July, my friend Bekah (not her real name) calls to announce her engagement. The last I heard, she was dating a guy named Mike, whom she’d met on the online dating site She sent another picture, the two of them in motorcycle jackets, posed in front of an –style bike. Before Mike, Bekah dated a doctor she met on e Harmony. After doing an internet search of the doc, Bekah learned that a local magazine had named him one of her city’s most eligible bachelors. It was from a 23-year-old named Chris (not his real name), who lived in Corona, California. They soon exchanged phone numbers and began to speak daily.
A few weeks into their relationship, Bekah texted me a photo of Mike in striped jeans and a leather vest with nothing underneath. In this photo, Mike’s resemblance to Johnny Depp was uncanny. Within two months, they were in a long-distance romance. “I was supposed to go to California for my college spring break to meet him, but my family said no.
Finding love isn't easy, but aims to make finding a match easier for a certain subsection of the population — doctors, lawyers, chief executives and other accomplished professionals who make at least ,000 a year.
The founder of the site, Boris Giller, is touting the site's security features, which require prospective menthe's to supply a résumé, fill out a detailed application, sign a legal agreement stating that all information provided is truthful and submit to identity verification and a credit report.
Tom, who asked that his real name not be used, is a divorced stockbroker in his 0s who has signed on to Eligon.
He is less concerned with being awkwardly paired with a client and more interested in meeting someone with a similar frame of reference.
People who use online dating services often complain about outdated photos and phony profiles.
But rarely do profiles require a statement of minimum income.
Dressed in a pink blouse over a frumpy maxi dress, Rebecca looks nothing like her online images.