But here's the challenge: You have three minutes between ear-piercing Pavlovian whistles to find out everything you can about the person sitting in front of you. This is the premise behind Progressive Daters ( a high-speed, high-anxiety, meet your future whatever, new millennial type of matchmaking. Then, the women take their seats while the men move in one direction every three minutes.A Cleveland-based takeoff of Speed Dating, last year's singles-place-to-be in New York, Progressive Daters is scheduled to launch in Greater Cincinnati later this month at Gameworks at Newport on the Levee. Gen-Xers meet with other Gen-Xers and Boomers meet Boomers. Mercifully, there are two 15-minute breaks to rest and regroup and then the circle hopping resumes. Here's how a typical Progressive Date works: Participants get assigned numbers to wear and an informational folder. Some people sign up for multiple events, only to call back after the first meeting and cancel because someone at the last event worked out, she said.A Gen-Xer can't get into the party for the 40-55 year-old crowd and vice versa.Where else can you wear one outfit and meet 30 dates in one night? If you are so successful and busy that you don't have time to meet new people, don't like to date clients or co-workers and are not interested in the bar scene then try Pre-Dating speed dating events! Pre-Dating is a fun, safe and efficient way for busy single professionals to meet in person. February 27: Tampa Bay, FL February 27: Sacramento, CA February 27: Syracuse, NY February 27: Westchester, NY February 27: Philadelphia, PA February 28: Jacksonville/St.You'll meet other people in your age and interest group through a series of face-to-face six minute "pre-dates" in a private area at a local upscale restaurant/bar. Augustine, FL February 28: Inland Empire, CA February 28: Columbus, OH March 1: Atlanta, GA March 1: Tampa Bay, FL March 1: Detroit, MI - view all speed dating events - "Hi Pre Dating: Myself and Theresa (pictured) were the first couple to chat at a Honolulu Pre Dating event (venue All-Star Hawaii) in March of last year.
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