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Greg Blat: The Man Behind Tinder And Former CEO of Match Group

In a Business Matter’s article entitled, “Profile: Greg Blatt: Modern CEO, Leader, & Professional Thinker”, Blatt shared how he recognized the innate importance of remaining driven by his professional assignments, and has actively sought positions that would be rewarding on a professional, and personal level.

Blatt is an author, mentor and an advocate for young professionals and social impact. A proponent of diversity and inclusion, Blatt has a very candid view of the current work culture in Silicon Valley. The American entrepreneur and his team have been relentless in their pursuit to lead a new wave of inclusion. They have influenced conversations on the issue in top workplaces all over the world.

Gregory R. Blatt is the recipient of a number of awards including, “2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Internet Services Category.” Gregory Blatt has also been named to Black Enterprise’s “40 Under 40” list. He was ranked as one of the “Top 25 Americans” to Watch in 2017 by Business Insider. He has also been listed as one of the 25 Most Admired CEOs in the United States by The Wall Street Journal and listed in 50 Best & Brightest by the Princeton Review.

Born in New York, USA to an orthodox Jewish family, Greg Blatt started to learn piano at an early age. His studies were a bit rocky as he was constantly failing classes. At one point, Greg even told himself that he would simply quit, having nothing to lose. But the young musician persevered through his teacher’s criticisms and eventually conquered the dreaded instrument.

At the age of 14, Blatt switchsed to a different school. This time, Greg Blatt was more focused on being a student rather than a musician. “During my first few years in the corporate sector, I was extremely stressed,” shared Blatt. The 37-year-old runs a successful company of his own, and he is still the guy that got lost on his way in the first place. The motivational speaker and entrepreneur speaks out about his experiences and lessons in life, helping others get to their desired goals and inspiring others to do the same. Visit this page on LinkedIn, for related information.


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