Its corporate headquarters are located in Boca Raton, Florida, with additional offices in California, New York, and Taiwan.The company primarily deals in adult entertainment, online dating, and social networking services.The data gave not only usernames, postal codes and dates of birth, but also an indication of which users were seeking an extra-marital affair.In its response to our story, the company stated that it had “only just been made aware” of the hack.Friend Finder had not turned a net profit since at least 2008.
Friend Finder Networks (formerly Various, Inc.) is an American internet company founded in 1996 by Andrew Conru.
As of January 17, 2010, Friend Finder Networks had a negative net worth equal to 8 million, million in cash on hand and 0 million in liabilities.
The company had also indicated that it lacked existing cash or cash from operations to repay a .5 million debt that was due July 31.
After discovering that users had been using the service to seek sexual partners, he launched Adult Friend Finder as a spin-off, followed later by other spin-offs dealing with different regions and niches.
Much of the company's growth without investment capital has been attributed to its affiliate program, with more than 500,000 affiliates to date.