Global Dating Insights (GDI) is the leading source of news, information and analysis for the online dating industry. The site serves a highly engaged trade audience of over 30,000 unique monthly visitors, and is read in over 100 countries. Since launching in 2013, we have published over 5,000 stories.

Our articles and interviews provide executives and professionals worldwide with up-to-the-minute, authoritative dating sector coverage. We pride ourselves on being the go-to publication when a story breaks.

Our reports and analyses give readers a detailed look into one aspect of the dating industry. The GDI Power Book, released on Valentine’s Day, lists the influencers, start-ups and movers  that have impacted the market over the course of the year.

Our conferences and events bring together some of the biggest names in dating for conversations, presentations and networking opportunities. Speakers from Google, Tinder, Facebook, eharmony, Microsoft and Grindr have all featured in recent years.

We hold ourselves to the highest standards of journalistic integrity. Global Dating Insights is monetised by a) content partners, b) ticket sales, c) sponsorship of events, and d) sponsorship of reports. Our sponsors benefit from brand awareness, and do not receive any additional editorial support.

Global Dating Insights is an independent publication run by a small team of professional journalists.

Sean Nolan Senior Reporter

Sean Nolan is the Senior Reporter at Global Dating Insights. As an experienced journalist, Sean has reported on tech innovation in the public and private sectors. Having grown up in Singapore, Sean always brings global perspectives to discussions of business and society.


Simon Corbett Founder

Simon Corbett is the Founder of Global Dating Insights. He has a love of media and communications, and has worked in the international Public Relations industry since 1999. Today Simon runs the Public Relations agency Jargon PR and, in his spare time, enjoys sport and travel.


Doreen Pupillo Global Head of Partnerships

Doreen is the Head of Partnerships for Global Dating Insights. She has worked in the dating industry for several years and has a background in account management and a degree in marketing. Her spare time is split 50/50 between planning the next meal out and researching where the next trip to escape the rain in Scotland will be.


Global Dating Insights is part of the Industry Insights Group. Registered in the UK. Company No: 14395769