Women on Top: Lisa Ronis – NYC Matchmaker (2007)
Lisa Ronis is NYC's most accomplished and celebrated matchmaker. With over 100 matches and 25 marriages to her credit, she has a knack for finding fabulous mates for her clients and an innate ability to analyze their compatibility. Commanding thousands of dollars for her matches, she carries a roster of over one hundred lonely hearts. She has made guest appearances on many popular television shows and even has her own TV series on W Network. Many popular publications have told her story and featured her successful matches.
Raised in Brooklyn in a poor working class Jewish household, she appeased her parents by marrying at 20. Not to be held back, she began her education and a career in the Fashion industry, which quickly thrived. Rising in the ranks at Liz Claiborne and travelling the world it was still not what she truly loved; her passion was matchmaking. Having great success on an informal basis, and with the support of a friend, she left the fashion industry to form her own matchmaking service and has never been happier.