It really is very nearly Valentine’s and ‘lurve’ is in the air, but Dateline chief Terry Pudwell is busy eyeing up the bottom line, writes Amanda Hall day
IF Terry Pudwell had been solitary and if he had been to get a lonely hearts ad, this is just what it could state: Action guy interested in love. Blond, fit, effective executive that is male 47, NS, GSOH, OHAC, considerable connection with dating and introductions, WLTM woman enthusiastic about motorsports, skiing and movies for enjoyable in LTR. PA. NTW. (Click on this link to discover just exactly what it indicates.)
Maybe not that Terry would ever actually do that because, to begin with, he is currently in a LTR together with his wife, Nadine, to whom he’s been married for pretty much 23 years. “Very gladly married, yes, positively,” he states. “joyfully married.” Not to mention, if he ever had been to locate a brand new LTR, he’d scarcely need certainly to market – he’s got a complete database high in names right back in the office. Tens and thousands of them.
For Pudwell is within the continuing company of love. He could be the nation’s primary cupid, a guy whoever single function in life will be see a conclusion to loneliness and despair, to unite like-minded hearts inside their pursuit of that antidote to modern living: real and lurve that is lasting. Really which is all lots of tosh.
Pudwell could be the guy whom operates OneSaturday, the nation’s biggest dating and introductions company and owner of the greatest known brand name in the industry, Dateline.
He might be in the industry of lurve but more, he could be in the industry to getting solitary individuals to sign up to one of his true three dating companies – OneSaturday also owns Elite Introductions and Club Sirius – in order that he’ll manage to fulfill their monetary goals. The dating game has become a rather serious business complete with all the paraphernalia of serious businesses such as share prices and targets and City expectations since OneSaturday was formed last summer and joined Aim.