Entrepreneurs that Got Filthy Rich in 2011

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Sam Yagan, OkCupid

OkCupid, a free online dating site, was the brainchild of Sam Yagan, who sold the company to Match.com in February for $50 million. Over the summer, Yagan spoke to Inc. about the sale, noting “We felt like it was a chance to give our investors, our employees, and us a great return, and do right by our customers, since Match agreed not to change anything.”