When we first heard this news, we couldn’t keep our calm. And we’re sure you’ll also be happy to know that Betterhalf has been chosen as one of the top 100 global winners of the Red Herring 2022 list. This includes some of the best and leading private companies from regions like North America, Europe and Asia. Through this top 100 global winners’ list, Red Herring intended to celebrate the innovation and technologies startups are doing across their respective categories.
Red Herring is a global media company that unites some of the best high-technology innovators, venture investors, and key decision-makers across the world. In a nutshell, Red Herring is a leading innovation magazine that gives crucial and unparalleled insights into emerging technologies in the world.
Featuring Red Herring’s Top 100 Global List has always been a huge achievement among budding startups as well as emerging entrepreneurs. And Betterhalf is on the moon as we’ve also joined the esteemed league of the world’s most interesting and innovative companies right now as well as the ones with those features in previous years. And there are some big names on the list of annual winners previously. Companies like Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype, Saleforce.com, YouTube and eBay were identified by the editors at Red Herring that these companies will change the way we live and work. And you can see, they were right.
Talking about the announcement, Pawan Gupta, Co-founder and CEO of Betterhalf, said,
“It is highly inspiring to be included in the Top 100 Global list alongside other well-renowned companies. We put our customers and team first which has helped us develop an affirming product. We have also experienced remarkable growth this year and such recognitions are extremely meaningful in demonstrating our growth trajectory.”
Why did Red Herring Choose Betterhalf among the Top 100 Global Winners?
As you know, Betterhalf is one of the most popular Indian matrimony platforms due to its impeccable matchmaking qualities. However, one of the most special features is that we focus on behavioral matching where we help people get matches based on their compatibility, likes, dislikes and interests. That’s how we have been able to create a user base of 750k MAU (Monthly Active Users) and helped people make over a million matches that led to more than 1,000 marriages annually. We have also started our wedding services that
The primary reason why Red Herring chose Betterhalf as one of the top 100 global companies’ list is our disruptive business model and innovative application (available on both iOS and Android). Our app has a unique combination of the modern user interface without any compromise of user experience to give the best matrimony experience for professionals looking to settle down. Betterhalf also provides the world’s fastest matching experience with its single-click technology which helps a premium pool of Indians working in top companies who are looking for their soulmate.
Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring, also felt that choosing the top 100 companies from the list of so many good ones was a big task. While talking about the inclusion of Betterhalf in the list, he said,
“After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across the globe to the Top 100 Winners. We believe Betterhalf.ai embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. It should be proud of its accomplishment as the competition was very strong.”
Factors that Red Herring Looked at for the List of Top 100 Global Winners
While making their list of top 100 global winners, Red Herring implemented a method that allowed them to see beyond the ‘hype’. And that’s how they were able to make a list of promising, new businesses around the world. The editorial staff at Red Herring evaluated the companies on both quantitative and qualitative factors. Some of the most important ones were financial performance, technical innovation, management quality, strategy and market penetration. And not only this, but Red Herring also made sure to review the track records and current standing of the startups relative to their competitors.