It’s before noon on a weekday in late March, and Andy Cohen walks out onto a massive set with possibly the most dramatic entrance ever. ” the voiceover shouts, as the TV personality is unveiled from giant bridge that lowers as he graces the lit-up stage.
“I grew tired of downloading all these dating apps that basically provided the same function – swipe if he’s hot,” said Shannon Ong, founder of The Catch, in a statement. The next stage allows personality to become as important as appearance and credentials. She then chooses the winner based on their answers, and he is added to a chat with the woman.
(The male contestants are able to avoid open rejection, as their answers are anonymous).
Early access was given to several colleges within California, where The Catch already has established ambassadors.
Along with other female-focused dating apps, like Bumble, The Catch gives the main control to the female user, but it sets itself apart from other apps on the market by offering a multiplayer “game” that lets women ask men questions they care about. So I created a cross between ‘The Dating Game’ and ‘The Bachelorette,’ where ladies can meet gents.” The selection process is narrowed down to four men who, based on their profiles, might be a good match.
Alternatively when a man listens to and hears a woman out and not only understands her but causes her to “feel felt” and cared about (something covered extensively in my book, ) that increases her oxytocin and feelings of closeness towards him.