BEIJING, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Jiayuan.com International Ltd. ("Jiayuan" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DATE), operator of the largest online dating platform in China, today announced that its chief operating officer, Mr. Qingyuan Fang, has resigned for personal reasons, effective July 1, 2012.
Mr. Fang's responsibilities will be assumed by Ms. Rose Gong, the founder and co-CEO of Jiayuan, and Mr. Linguang Wu, co-CEO of Jiayuan.
Ms. Gong commented, "I'd like to express our sincere thanks to Qingyuan for his contribution to Jiayuan. He has played an important role in Jiayuan's growth over the past three years, and has helped to build Jiayuan into China's leading online dating platform. We wish him every success in his future endeavors."
About JiayuanJiayuan.com International Ltd. ("Jiayuan") (NASDAQ: DATE) operates the largest online dating platform in China. Jiayuan is committed to providing a trusted, effective, and user-focused online dating platform that addresses the dating and marriage needs of China's rapidly growing urban singles population. According to iResearch, Jiayuan.com ranked first in terms of number of unique visitors and time spent among all online dating websites in China in 2011. Every two of Jiayuan's American Depositary Shares represent three ordinary shares. For more information, please visit http://ir.jiayuan.com. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates," "confident" and similar statements. Jiayuan may also make written or verbal forward-looking statements in its periodic reports to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, in its annual report to shareholders, in press releases and other written materials and in verbal statements made by its officers, directors or employees to fourth parties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about our beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement, including, but not limited to, the following: our growth strategies; our future business development, including development of