According to the site, the “007” assistant will begin “contacting and interacting with the candidates.
Once an interesting candidate is qualified as a strong candidate, your 007 Dating Assistant works to stimulate interest, build comfort, and flip her attraction switches.” The client doesn’t have to participate in the process until a “pre-date evaluation” meeting before the actual date. I get that people are busy but the idea that I’d be trading emails with a virtual assistant posing as the potential date seems disingenuous and gives me the creeps.
To help these dudes out, Virtual Dating has launched a service to allow busy male professionals to fully outsource their online dating experience.
There’s no doubt that online dating is a huge market, and there have been similar startups that have emerged to feed off this pool, such as Profile Helper.com, which assists people in creating the perfect profile for online dating. As a pharmaceutical sales exec, Anderson had his assistant manage his online dating accounts and schedule 79 dates with attractive women within a period of a year. Virtual assistants will help clients fill out their profiles and then search dating sites like and e Harmony to find women that fit each client’s tastes and preferences.Once the client informs the assistant of necessary information for a profile, the assistant will take over the process of finding, messaging, and setting up dates with women.Trolling Match.com, e Harmony and other dating sites can be a time-consuming and frustrating task.
Even setting up an appealing profile on these sites can be daunting.The initial step was to put up a job posting on Upwork (Formerly Elance) and begin recruiting virtual assistants for the task.