One of the most respected names in matchmaking, Sarah Kathryn Walmsley is a 20-year veteran of the dating industry; and she has been profiled as an authority on relationships and singles issues by The Wall Street Journal, The Oprah Winfrey Show, CNN, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, and many others.
In fact, her expertise has led to more than 300 marriages and serious relationships.
(Okay, now you can close ’em, but just for a second. Boasting a tremendously terrific track record, Date Coaching Academy and our staff of seasoned dating consultants work hard on behalf of successful single men and women throughout the United States. ) In 2003, after watching Eight at Eight Dinner Club being featured on Oprah (yes, Oprah! Sarah Kathryn was instantly – and, to this day, remains – impressed by the love that both of them share for matchmaking – and her background.
), Michelle called and convinced Sarah Kathryn to hire her. Michelle got her start in the industry in 1997, when she began working for Beatrice Gruss, one of matchmaking’s pioneers.
It’s a no pressure, relaxed setting where you can actually talk face-to-face.
Combine that with a hand-selected match by a professional matchmaker and you have improved your chances at dating success. Nothing is more attractive than someone who is confident in their own skin, AND who is genuinely happy.
She has done extensive research on the art of dating and relationships – and encourages date coaching clients to apply her findings in practical ways.
As the field is always evolving and changing, Michelle continues to further her education in the areas of coaching, healthy relationships, and communication.
It all begins with our Cincinnati matchmakers getting to know you and shooting for fireworks with every hand-selected match we make. It reminds me of every great date I have ever been on. Stephanie, a self-described ‘hopeless romantic’ and veteran matchmaker, has been responsible for many relationships and marriages over her years in the dating industry.
With countless marriages and babies resulting from her matchmaking, coaching, and expert advice, Laurie’s life passion to help others find love is a dream come true.
In 2016, Laurie decided to incorporate another important part of her life and career experience in philanthropy into matchmaking.
As such, we are committed to working with our clients to understand their needs and provide a successful, fun and productive IJL Dating Experience.
The It's Just Lunch team is dedicated to you, and this is our commitment to our clients: We will be measured both personally and professionally by our dedication to providing each and every one of our clients with the best matchmaking service possible!