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Walker Corporate Law Startup of the Week #19- Aaron Schildkrout
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On this episode of Walker Corporate Law’s’ Startup of the week, Jason talks with Aaron Schildkrout, co-founder and co-CEO of HowAboutWe.
0:05 HowAboutWe is on the program today! Stick with us!
1:30 Before we get started, I need to thank our sponsor Walker Corporate Law
3:00 Welcome to the program Aaron Schildkrout of HowAboutWe
4:00 Tell us about your startup. Where did you get your inspiration?
5:35 How many people go on dates through your service per day?
6:15 What makes a successful date idea?
7:30 Does this take some of the stigma away from online dating?
8:00 What are some of the top 10 date suggestions?
9:40 so if 2 people post the same date they are often compatible
10:00 What are some of the weirdest dates you have heard of?
10:45 Are lude dates against your terms of service?
12:00 What services do you have available for couples?
14:30 What about couples going out with other couples?
16:45 What explains the huge amount of financing you got?
18:00 So this isn’t cheap? It’s $22/month.
20:30 So the way you are able to offer activities for free is by promotion by way of word of mouth?
22:30 So in a way, you are the anti-Groupon because your clientele is more high class?
24:40 How do you summarize and pitch your business in less than 1 minute?
28:25 Has anyone copied your model so far?
28:50 What would success for this company mean to you?
31:50 Continued success with HowAboutWe! This is a great product!