Johann Du Plessis: Leader in South African Dating’s Partner Of The Month

London, UK – 18th August, 2010 –, the international leader in customer-focused, flexible and scalable online dating systems, is awarding Johann Du Plessis as their ‘Partner Of The Month’ due to the ever-growing success of his South African dating portfolio that includes the brands,,, and

Launching the first site in February 2009, Johann impressed with his forward-thinking attitude and continual development to the sites, recently adding ‘Facebook Recommend’, a ‘Featured Date’ section plus ‘Member Of Activity Feed’. Re-designs have also taken place for the most successful sites and the effort has clearly paid off, greatly improving the number of members and revenue. Over the last 6 months, achieved a 733% increase of basic members and the total revenue across all ten sites increased by 49% in the same period.

Steve Pammenter, Director of, comments: ‘It’s great that Johann has keep abreast of new features and applied them so successfully to his portfolio. South Africa is currently booming for us in the market place and having just returned from the Tech4Africa conference, this territory still has a lot of fantastic potential still to be unlocked for both South African and overseas companies’.

Johann Du Plessis comments: ‘The knowledge and support from has enabled time to be spent on other key areas of the businesses. Digital dating has taken off in a big way here in South Africa and my sites wouldn’t be half as successful if it wasn’t for the fantastic platform that offer’.



A subsidiary of Global Personals Limited,, is a UK-based software company that enables partners to set up their own branded, online dating sites.‘s services include the provision of the backend system requirements, software, billing and customer support as well as database management.

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