Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
. A. History and development of the Company Our legal and commercial name is Jiayuan.com International Ltd. Our founder and non-executive co-chairman, Ms. Haiyan Gong, commenced our online dating business in 2003, focusing on highly educated users, such as college educated users or users who had received post-secondary education. In April 2004, Ms. Gong incorporated Shanghai Huaqianshu, a PRC limited liability company, to operate our online dating service business. Ms. Haiyan Gong and Mr. Fuping Yu each held 61% and 39% of the equity interests, respectively, in Shanghai Huaqianshu. In June 2005, Ms. Haiyan Gong and Mr. Yongqiang Qian, through their wholly-owned companies, incorporated Flower Trees Limited, or Flower Trees, in the British Virgin Islands. In January and February of 2006, Flower Trees established a wholly-owned PRC subsidiary, Souyuan (Shanghai) Information Technology Co., Ltd. ... More ...