Meet the two passionate entrepreneurs behind "Align," the newest dating mobile app that bases compatibility on astrological signs. Co-Founders Helen Grossman and Aliza Kelly Faragher sat down with This Is Melo to discuss how they came up with the idea for the app, the thought process and storytelling behind the app's design, and how Align is making astrology accessible again.
Align is an astrology dating app that launched in May 2015. In under six weeks it was featured on Refinery 29, Bustle, Glamour, and more.
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Directed & Edited by: Laurence Jacobs
Featuring: Helen Grossman & Aliza Kelly Faragher
Cinematography by: Nico Navia
Sound Design by: Erik Groysman
Additional Camera by: Laurence Jacobs
Original Music by: Pacific and Blake Collins
Other Music by: "Seaking's Seaglass (Decktonic Remix)" by Jake Allison (http://jakeallison.bandcamp...
Conversations" by The 126ers, and “Reflections” by MK2
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Special Thanks: Henry Chen, Dean Collins, Joelle Hecker, Jessica Jacobs, Lucas Lerman, Blair Randall, Jordan Runtagh, Jake Sawyer, Ethan Stern, Mishy Turner, Impact LA, and Philosophie