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Description of Business

Description of Business
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2014
Description of Business [Abstract]  
Description of Business
1. Description of Business
Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (the “Company,” “we,” “our” and “us”) is the operator of the Professional Diversity Network (“Professional Diversity Network,” “PDN Network,” or “PDN”)and a holding company for NAPW, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company and operator of the National Association of Professional Women (“NAPW Network” or “NAPW”) The Company is a corporation organized under the laws of Delaware, originally formed as IH Acquisition, LLC under the laws of the State of Illinois on October 3, 2003. The PDN Network operates online professional networking communities with career resources specifically tailored to the needs of different diverse cultural groups including: Women, Hispanic-Americans, African-Americans, Asian-Americans, Disabled, Military Professionals, Lesbians, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT), and Students and Graduates seeking to transition from education to career. The networks' purposes, among others, are to assist its members in their efforts to connect with like-minded individuals, identify career opportunities within the network and connect members with prospective employers. The Company's technology platform is integral to the operation of its business. The NAPW Network is an exclusive women-only professional networking organization, whereby its members can develop their professional networks, further their education and skills, and promote their business and career accomplishments. NAPW provides its members with opportunities to network and develop valuable business relationships with other professionals though its website, as well as at events hosted at its local chapters across the country.