Interview with CEO of Surge, Milan Kovacic

For those fellas’ who have heard about the dating app Zoe and wish something similar existed for them, you’re in luck. Surge, the companion app to Zoe (from the same founder), is a GBTQ+ dating (the ‘L’ is left out on purpose) that is just for men. With over 8.5 million users and 10 million chats sent monthly, the app is one of the largest in its space. In today’s interview, Matt Seymour chats with Milan Kovacic, the CEO and founder of Surge. The discussion is a lively one with a lot of chat about the creative ways the company is using AI, how they’re different from other similar dating apps out there, and what users and the industry can expect from the Surge dating app in the future!

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Author: Matt Seymour, MSF

Matthew J. Seymour is a dating industry expert with over a decade of experience coaching singles, reviewing dating apps, and analyzing trends within the industry. Matt is a published author with his most recent work “Get More Dates: How to Master Online Dating Apps” that hit shelves in 2023. With a Masters of Science in Finance (MSF) degree from the University of Florida and extensive knowledge of the innerworkings of the online dating industry, Matt frequently serves in an advisory role to some of the largest dating apps on the market. In Matt’s current role with Healthy Framework, he leads the interview team that regularly interviews key dating industry leaders, and leverages his financial knowledge and dating app experience to review and share what singles need to know to get the most out of dating online.