"We decided to target toplevel managers, executives and professionals," says Eligon spokeswoman Tatiana Khanberg.

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Khanberg wouldn't disclose how many members were currently signed on, although she did acknowledge that approximately 50% of applicants are accepted.

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"They're not going to be able to keep up with your business activity and they're not going to be able to hold their own in a conversation about world events" He cites a date he had about three weeks ago — arranged by another online dating service — where he took out a woman in her 40s' a low level manager in the financial sector without a university degree and "whose mindset is to look for a partner to nest with in a backyard in Oshawa." Tom had a hunch that the pairing was not going to work when his brand-new Jaguar made his date transparently uncomfortable. "She wasn't used to that and she didn't know how to handle it." To help avoid that kind of unease, Eligon has created a "unique compatibility formula" to match their members.

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