"That's better than going out on a blind date when you've never talked to or seen the person."A hectic work schedule and a bashful personality were date barriers for Tameka Teal of Glassboro.
She found comfort and confidence in mingling through an online matching service.
By Kamala Lane [email protected] and florists aren't the only businesses bracing for the Valentine's Day rush.
Matchmakers are working overtime as singles flock to local dating services in the weeks leading up to the celebrated day of love.
J., promotes old-fashioned matchmaking and claims it is less intimidating."Meeting cold can be so awkward.
8 Minute Dating Website Provides speed dating events at different NJ locations. It's a fast, fun and safe and comfortable way to meet people. When you meet someone you want to see again, write their name on the "dating card" given to you.
After the event login to the website and enter the names of the singles you would like to meet again for either dating, friendship or business.
Vanessa believes it's this personal touch that gives clients confidence."It's not done by an electronic entity," she said.
"We take everyone's information, but it's not juggled in a computer system." The speed dating phenomenon offers an experience that Ed Lincoln, 8minutedating event organizer for South Jersey, calls "online dating in reverse," and provides opportunities for singles to make some last minute Valentine's Day matches."The Cupid Party is typically my well-attended event of the year," Lincoln offered.