Two founders describe what it's like to raise money as a female. Emma Tessler and Lauren Kay, Dating Ring's cofounders Dating Ring. Hey all, this is my first post on Reddit, and I started this account specifically to discuss StartUp Season 2. I was glad to find this community! Anyway, I'm a working. We are an online dating company that offers matchmaking as a service. Members Co-founder of The Dating Ring, and a Relationship & Sexuality Specialist.