Market leader for online matchmaking services in Germany and Europe
PARSHIP is the leading online matchmaker for single people with high standards in Germany and across Europe. A premium service, it is aimed at sophisticated men and women aged 28+ whose level of education and income is in the higher bracket. Since the website was launched on Valentine’s Day 2001, PARSHIP has established itself as market leader in Germany and across Europe, and to date, tens of thousands of happy couples have come together through the service. Having started in Germany, from 2002 the service was rolled out to 13 other countries, and ca. 200 employees now work for love at the headquarters in Hamburg and in the national offices. With the help of a scientific process, the PARSHIP-Principle, tried and tested across many years, PARSHIP offers a personalised service and a safe environment for successful, genuine matchmaking. The business model is based on premium membership through paid subscription.
The parship GmbH exists since the year 2000. The company was an own start-up by the Holtzbrinck group and has around 200 employees at its headquarters in Hamburg.