The investment firm purchased People Media from the company's entrepreneurial founders in May 2007.Attracted by a highly scalable business model, a diversified group of targeted dating sites and strong performance relative to its peers, American Capital invested million in People Media during May 2007.It’s simple because we don’t inundate our members with low quality matches.We do the work for them, and keep the work on their part to a minute per day.Christina Weber is an entrepreneur with a background in marketing, event production and community building — and a great career story of gaining amazing corporate experience and listening to her gut.She came to NYC for a job as a media research analyst, but after struggling to pay the rent, she moved into the lucrative world of sales, working for Christina is also a member of , a highly curated community of high-achieving trailblazing women who come together to support each other on their entrepreneurial paths.The community encompasses a diverse mix of female founders, women working at startups, and other female creators, change-makers, and influencers. Christina: Life didn’t feel magical and right underneath corporate America’s roof.
I am 100% responsible for my life and I don’t have to deal with anyone else’s ego. There’s power in choosing who to work with and where to spend your energy. Christina: My current focus is in the dating space. A year ago I was working on the development of a women’s lifestyle/movement called Feminine Weapon.
This coupled the leading company in the targeted dating space, People Media, with the leading company in the general dating space,
Prior to Match.com's acquisition, People Media was the top performing company in American Capital's portfolio.
From there she had a stint in pharma sales before working for The Mixx.
Tapped by leadership, Christina confessed her heart wasn’t in it and her boss encouraged her to follow her passions. She’s the founder and CEO of the UNDERGROUND UNATTACHED Curated Dating Experience, aiming to make finding romantic partnership less labor-intensive than dating apps and more cost-effective than hiring a private matchmaker.