So yeah, it's a massive opportunity." He hopes that it will one day be "trendy in the Tron" for there to be a speed dating event happening every day.Profiles advertising sex acts for money are creeping onto mobile dating application Tinder.Tomek Pietkiewicz is the guy behind Hamilton's new dating scene - speed dating that is.The 28-year-old started his speed dating business earlier this year and has big plans to expand across the country.The first event saw about 70 singles meet, mix and mingle.The second event had about 90 men and women, aged between 25 and 45, show up. If at the end of the three minutes there is a connection, you write down their allocated number on a sheet of paper.
"Tinder just takes too long and there's no guarantee that you're going to meet someone." Pietkiewicz, who has a Bachelor of Business Analysis from Waikato University, plans to grow the business through Facebook and word of mouth.To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses.Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments.Pambakian says the company won’t disclose exact numbers of people using it or downloads, but does say the app boasts millions of users. Users sign up using Facebook, and set their gender, sexual orientation and location, and then swipe through profile pictures in their general vicinity.Swiping left means you’re not interested, swiping right means you are.