The very idea of it was appalling to many – an online dating site, the Dating Ring, was shipping women from New York City to date San Francisco tech dudes. And he says, after meeting the women who came all that way, he wasn’t that interested.At a strapping 6’4″, the 34-year-old Bay Area-based app developer who actually wants a relationship, is an on-paper catch.“I had zero idea he said any of this until years later, and was absolutely shocked.I guess he thought he should get whatever he wanted now that he was an ‘important’ tech bro.” (Rad’s rep had no comment when reached by The Post.) Rad’s behavior is par for the course nowadays for a group of techies who have seemingly transformed from dorky geeks to self-centered playboys overnight.“Any bachelor or any man who does extremely well — all of a sudden he has more options or feels he has more options, because he brings more to the table,” says Frankel, whose services include some basic Courtship 101.“But just because they are extremely intelligent and making tons of money, it doesn’t mean they have emotional intelligence. Frankel says a common problem is techies coming on too strong too quickly, sometimes a result of misguided dating advice.After all that, it was still easier for Kay and team to recruit them! She says the majority of them talk to her about how to date women.“They tend to not have the social awareness to understand what’s wrong.
I will have sex with you’ AND b) the two (or more) of you do not work in the same chain of command.About a half-hour later I received a text from my date saying something along the lines of, ‘My bad?Taking the call was rude but necessary.’ My response: ‘No, just rude.’” Michelle Frankel, a professional matchmaker in Manhattan, says a lot of newly rich (or paper-rich) startup honchos are still figuring out how to navigate their new baller status.Gone are the days of nice nerds, like Mark Zuckerberg, hoping to change the world.
In are the Evan Spiegels — the Snapchat CEO who recently wed supermodel Miranda Kerr and whose Stanford frat emails had the touching sign-off: “f–kbitchesgetleid.” One of the biggest offenders is Uber founder Travis Kalanick.
He was very busy and very important,” said Deborah, who declined to give her last name for professional reasons.