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Venntro Media Group CEO and co-founder, Ross Williams – who joined Lord Sugar’s board as a dating industry expert on The Apprentice final – identified gaming as “a huge growth area for millennials”, pointing to the acquisition of Grindr by Chinese gaming company Beijing Kunlun Tech as showing “the direction in which the industry could go.”However, despite this clear opportunity for growth, as well as Koutsomitis’ argument that gamified dating can help users with a process of self discovery, Williams told GDI that he doesn’t think gaming will become a “staple feature” for dating apps in the future.