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Northeastern University

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October 28, 2013

“Scott Lewallen is Founder and CEO of Mezic Media (, a consultancy specializing in design, UI/UX, and branding of products.

design, marketing, and branding whiz with quite the pedigree, Scott’s been in the game 10 years and counting, creating killer identities that make products really pop in the marketplace, and designing fun mobile apps that people love to use. ”


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iDate 2013

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Scott Lewallen speaks at iDate , June 5th-June7th.



Internet Dating Conference (Beverly Hills) brings you highly qualified experts in the mobile dating industry to speak about all forms of management, technology, marketing to the internet dating industry at this event. The presentations will be focused on topics concerning mobile marketing, mobile dating business, better management of an online personals site, improving profitability, increasing web and mobile traffic and improving conversion rates. Each presenter will be both objective and neutral.

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Photos from the Internet Dating Conference taking place on June 5 – 7, 2013 in Beverly Hills. iDate2013, the “Mobile Dating Conference” in California was one of the most important events for the dating industry. Mobile dating industry executives, matchmakers, mobile application providers, affiliate marketers, funders, payment processors and startups were in attendance.

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Gamification Summit

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Wednesday, April 17 • 1:50pm – 2:10pm
Designing Engagement in Dating: The Grindr Story

Grindr is the world’s largest mobile social network, connecting gay men across every continent and in every country. Despite the high intrinsic motivation of its audience, the app nonetheless is fine tuned to manage the level of feedback, friends and fun to maximize engagement — a hard-fought lesson that has brought myriad innovations to the mobile app world in general. Join Grindr co-founder and lead designer, Scott Lewallen as he talks about some of the major design challenges and lessons they’ve learned, and how you can apply those to your apps and experiences. 


Scott Lewallen

Co-Founder, Grindr
Grindr Co-founder. Los Angeles native, gay, geek, designer, USC alum, and beach bum who loves art, tech, skyscrapers, football, beer, and sharks. I love designing products that make people happy.
Wednesday April 17, 2013 1:50pm – 2:10pm
Room C (635 8th St San Francisco, CA 94103)
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Online Personals Watch

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Online Personals Watch

Interview With Scott Lewallen, co-Founder Of Grindr And Blendr

OPW INTERVIEW – July 31 – You know Joel, no doubt. We interviewed Joel Simkhai about Grindr in December 2010. Here’s Scott Lewallen, the co-founder of Grindr and Blendr. – Mark Brooks

You started Grindr with $5,000. How did you do it?
I had met Joel when I lived in New York. I had moved back to Los Angeles and he showed up one day in L.A. and said: “You know what? I’m going to try out Los Angeles and I’ve got this idea. I want to be able to meet the gay guys around me. What do you think? Do you want to help me?” I was like, oh sure, that’s a great idea … ”

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