Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I’m a lawyer, but not argumentative. I'm warm and affectionate.
I've been told I'm patient and a good teacher. I’m driven, but also
humble and kind. I grew up in Canada, but my Mom is American and
Dad English, so I've always been a mix. When people ask, I tell
them I’m Canadian-American (don’t make fun eh?). I love travel and
adventure. I’ve worked as a raft guide in the Rockies, lived for a
year in Japan when I was 17, worked on global warming issues in
Congress, and on foreign investment issues in Paris (while enjoying
good wine). I speak Japanese and French and love to bike, hike,
dance, kayak, and ski.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I work as a corporate lawyer specializing in helping venture-funded
companies grow. I'm also interested in politics and like to find
time to hike, ski, cook and dance. Also just recently became an
uncle to an adorable little niece.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Dancing, outdoor sports, cooking, law, friendships, and connecting
The first things people usually notice about me
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A warm and friendly manner.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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House of Cards, Game of Thrones, Nashville, and Gray's Anatomy;
Peru Travel Guide, anything by Kurt Vonnegut, Ishiguro, Austen,
Steinbeck, and Vidal for books, and all types of food, especially
Japanese or home-cooked.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
A job I care about, friends, family, community, exploraton and
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Startups, financial markets, family, friends, fitness, food and
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Varies a lot, but usually involves friends...
You should message me if
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You're fun, kind, and adventurous. You like to get outside and
play. You're smart and confident.
Who are you looking for?
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