These are some of the juicy questions we asked some of Seattle’s “most eligible” singles — according to Hinge, at least. Has the growth of and other tech companies in Seattle helped or ruined your dating life?“I think the Seattle Freeze is a myth, but my experience may be different from others because I was very persistent in meeting new people and getting involved in the community when I moved here three years ago.The beauty of moving to a new city is that you’re in control of your social experiences.Some of my favorite spots in Seattle are Canon, Black Bottle, and Tavern Law.For more adventurous dates, I love picking up a sandwich at Paseo’s and sitting on the beach at Golden Gardens, checking out the Ballard Locks and grabbing a bite to eat at Ray’s Boathouse, taking a ferry to a nearby island like Bainbridge, or going on a nearby hike like Twin Falls.” Is the Seattle Freeze real?If that means dating a techie who loves what they do, then I’m totally open to it.” Has the growth of and other tech companies in Seattle helped or ruined your dating life? Plus, if it’s meant to be, then a little competition doesn’t change anything.” What’s the best way to find a date? “Elegance that comes from how well put together she is — I usually put an effort into my appearance on dates and appreciate it when it is mutual. Do you like dating apps, or do you prefer meeting someone in person first? As the date progresses, I look for a sense of humor (I mean, they need to have a really low bar here) and openness, which are great signs of chemistry. “Sophisticated, intelligent, open, kind, jokes.” Work: Timberlands Analyst, The Weyerhaeuser Company.
I encourage people who truly subscribe to the notion of a Seattle Freeze to melt it themselves by volunteering in the community, joining a sports league, or spending time at a local coffee shop rather than waiting for it to thaw! I’m certainly open to meeting people who are in tech and am more concerned with surrounding myself with people who complement and challenge me over what industry they might be in.Forget about classifieds ads, enjoy either w4m or m4w dating on Do ULike and seek your local singles easily.Just in few clicks get an access to thousands of personals over Seattle and find the one who can keep you company.If you’re looking to expand your dating reach, I think that you need to be open to dating apps. ” What type of things do you notice about your date the first time you meet? I need a guy who has interests outside of the office.” Tell us, in five words, your “ideal” type. There’s literally endless outdoor adventures in Seattle. My favorite dates have been at Golden Gardens, Japonessa and Westward.” Is the Seattle Freeze real? If you don’t know what the Seattle Freeze is, look it up on Urban Dictionary. Do you like dating apps, or do you prefer meeting someone in person first? I prefer to meet someone in person when dating a fellow Seattleite. Not a paid endorsement, but it doesn’t hurt that there are many perfect date spots in Seattle ranging from award-winning coffee shops, speakeasies, and gastropubs.” What’s the worst part of dating in Seattle? Witness: NOLA style food and craft drinks and actual sermons on Saturday nights. “Romantic; Spellbindingly handsome; Well-traveled; Dignified; Cher.” Work: Director of Global App Marketing, Microsoft. Dating is a great opportunity to explore what the mountains and water have to offer with a partner in crime.” What’s the worst part of dating in Seattle? It’s nearly impossible to move to Seattle and break into a wolf pack.” Where are the best places to go on a date in Seattle? But to meet new men who have moved here recently from out of state for job opportunities or from out of the country traveling, I prefer dating apps.” What type of things do you notice about your date the first time you meet? Corretto: Patio seating with the best Italian espresso cocktails. Work: Corporate Development and Strategic Investments at Amazon.