Greg Blatt has served the online dating industry in many different ways in the past. He was the chief executive officer and chairman of Match Group and also worked with Tinder as its CEO. He has learned to have the right people working under him when he tries to come up with new ideas. As a leader in his industry, he knows how to empower his team members and admitted in a recent interview that he relies on the people who work for him to bring ideas from start to fruition.
Greg Blatt worked with IAC in the early 2000s and also worked with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. as its executive vice president of business affairs. He attended Colgate University and earned his bachelor’s degree there. He completed his studies at Columbia Law School, where he received his Juris Doctor. Blatt has worked with more than one well-known law firm as an associate (Bloomberg).
Greg Blatt did a bit of traveling after finishing his education. Even though he has worked with multiple law firms in the past, he now knows that law is not his final calling in life. Before Greg was the CEO of Match Group, he felt that the online dating scene was just barely getting started. He knew he could create something special and got to work building Match Group into a larger enterprise. He bounced back and forth between IAC and Match Group a couple of times and then made the decision to commit to working with Match.
He likes to have meetings face to face rather than using a computer. Greg Blatt feels these are more productive and likes being able to have a back and forth with people at the meetings he attends. Blatt doesn’t like to have too many meetings booked in a week because he likes being available to focus on the areas of his companies that need his attention. When he isn’t meeting with people in person, he does like to use video conferencing, which he sees as a better alternative than speaking over the phone. Greg Blatt revealed during an interview that he likes to ask many questions because it helps him to get things done in a better way.
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