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White Label Dating® appoint ex-Google John Ray as Chief Revenue Officer

London/Windsor, 15th September 2014: White Label Dating®, the award-winning online dating software and services company, today announce the appointment of John Ray to their senior leadership team as Chief Revenue Officer. Ray, who held various roles at Google over the last decade, most recently held the role of Industry Head of Lead Generation. Heading up… Read more

Ross Williams named Keystone Law Golden Gun at 2014 Young Guns

- Global Personals Ltd CEO and Young Guns alumnus selected as one of UK’s top entrepreneurs – Windsor/London, 12th September 2014: Ross Williams, Co-founder and CEO of Global Personals Ltd, one of the fastest-growing privately-owned online dating and digital media businesses worldwide, was named as the Keystone Law Golden Gun at the 2014 Young Guns… Read more

Global Personals Ltd rank 5th in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200

- Leading digital media company named UK’s fastest-growing technology business, thanks to international sales – London/Windsor, 14 July, 2014: Global Personals Ltd ranked 5th in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200. The league table, published yesterday, recognises Britain’s mid-market companies with the fastest growing international sales, based on the last two years of audited accounts…. Read more

Global Personals Ltd CEO and co-founder crowned IoD Young Director of the Year

Windsor/London, 12 June 2014: Ross Williams, CEO and co-founder of Global Personals Ltd, one of the fastest growing digital media companies worldwide, was crowned Young Director of the Year by the Institute of Directors (IoD) last night. The IoD Director of the Year awards recognise outstanding leadership from across the UK. The ‘Young Director’ category… Read more

Global Personals Ltd named top 50 digital company in European Media Momentum

Windsor / London, 30 May 2014: Global Personals Ltd, one of the largest privately owned online dating and digital media companies in Europe, has been ranked for the fourth consecutive year in the 11th annual Media Momentum Top 50, moving up five places from last year to #31. The list recognises companies with the fastest… Read more

A ‘cracking’ promo code and competition for players at Smooch Bingo!

To kick-start your Easter with a bang, Smooch Bingo is celebrating the launch of their newly revamped site with an eggcellent offer, plus a cracking competition! The site has had a fresh makeover for Spring, making it nice and easy to find the games you want to play, plus handy tools such as the ‘re-deposit calculator’… Read more

Global Personals Ltd ranked 34 out of the top 100 companies with the fastest-growing profits in the UK and 2nd in South East of UK

Windsor/ London, 14 April 2014: Britain’s one hundred private companies with the fastest growing profits were revealed this weekend in the 15th annual Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100. Global Personals Ltd ranked number 34, going up six places from last year, beating Nandos, Dr Martens and Jamie’s Italian to the place. The only dating… Read more

White Label Dating® welcomes leading radio network as latest US media partner

London/ San Francisco, 10 March 2014: White Label Dating®, the award-winning software and services provider to the dating industry, today announce the initial results of their partnership with leading radio network, Redwood Empire Stereocasters (RES), after a December launch. Based in Sonoma County, north of San Francisco, RES is using their first dating site SonomaCountyDating.com, as a… Read more

Ross Williams nominated for IoD Young Director of The Year

Windsor/London, 5 March 2014: Ross Williams, CEO and Co-founder of Global Personals Ltd, one of the largest privately owned digital media companies worldwide, has been nominated for Institute of Directors (IoD) Young Director of the Year award the company announced today. The IoD Director of the Year awards bring together company directors from diverse backgrounds… Read more

Smooch.com survey shows 1 in 5 singles will text an ex this Valentine’s Day

London, 13 February 2014: A new survey from Smooch.com, the UK’s favourite free online dating site, asked 2000 members how they felt about Valentine’s Day, identifying the extreme lengths some singles will go to this Valentine’s Day. The results identified that whilst 35% of singles think Valentine’s Day is just for couples, 63% were pining… Read more