For Startup Lowdown’s very first interview, we were fortunate enough to speak with Rodrigo Fuentes, co-founder of Déjàmor. Déjàmor delivers monthly curated “recipes” to couples looking to enhance their romantic relationships. As a previous software engineer, IP lawyer, and entrepreneur, Rodrigo brings plenty of knowledge and know-how to his latest venture. Keep reading for Rodrigo’s take on Déjàmor, running a startup, and love.
StartupLowdown: Rodrigo, first off we’d like to thank you for taking the time to do this interview. To start, can you describe what Déjàmor is?
Rodrigo: Déjàmor helps couples express their love and affection through a series of romantic and intimate experiences delivered once a month. We solve the problem of cooling passions by delivering a care package for your relationship, which includes a recipe — complete with ingredients — to create unforgettable moments with your partner.
StartupLowdown: Can you talk about how you and your co-founder came up with this idea?
StartupLowdown: The benefit Déjàmor would bring to couples either in long-term relationships or are married is clear; what’s your pitch to the newer couples?
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StartupLowdown: What’s the toughest obstacle your team has faced in starting Déjàmor?
StartupLowdown: What’s something unexpected that you’ve learned about life & love, through running Déjàmor
Rodrigo: With enough guidance and encouragement, men are genuinely interested in romancing their partner. The key is making it easy, fun, convenient.
StartupLowdown: Just in taking a look at your testimonials page, it’s evident that Déjàmor is making a real impact in couples’ lives. Are there any stories that particularly stick out in your mind?
StartupLowdown: Rodrigo, it’s been a pleasure. We really appreciate your time and contribution to Startup Lowdown.
With Valentines Day on the horizon, it‘s definitely worth some time to go give this startup a look. If you and your significant other are interested in adding some fun to your life, you can find out more about Déjàmor and their subscription service here. You can also follow them on Twitter @LetsDejamor.