In 28 years of servicing the dating industry, Celebrity Matchmaker, TV Host and Online Dating Expert Carmelia Ray has worked with over 8,000 matchmaking clients and has had more than 65,000+ conversations with singles worldwide about love and relationships. Carmelia is one of the most successful matchmakers working with the world’s leading entrepreneurs, corporate executives, notable celebrities and massive influencers. In 2018, Carmelia was a finalist for “Best Dating Coach” at the annual iDate Conference, and is the current “2020 Best Dating Coach.”
Carmelia is the host and associate producer of her reality dating show produced by GoButtonMedia and has appeared on hundreds of major media platforms. “Mom vs Matchmaker” is an award-winning Reality TV show, with four seasons distributed in over 85 countries. She has worked alongside dozens of matchmaking agencies, top dating coaches, and major online dating sites like Match.com, CDFF (Christian Dating For Free) Lavalife, POF and eHarmony to give singles the tools they need to navigate the dating scene. Carmelia is the Chief Matchmaker and partner of Censio, a premiere AI Matchmaking App based in LA. She is a leading consultant to multiple dating platforms and start-ups across North America including SmartDate, Instant Chemistry, e-Dating For Free, and WooYouApp. Carmelia recently launched a digital Matchmaking Academy in October of 2020 with her business partners to train new and existing matchmakers in the industry. The academy will focus on the entire business cycle of matchmaking and date coaching. The curriculum and training will provide modern marketing strategies, PR tools, business development and sales tools for this community to thrive and serve more singles worldwide. You’ll find Carmelia’s advice on CNN/HLN, The Washington Post, Global News, The National News, USA Today, Elle, Cosmopolitan, YourTango, Huffington Post, The Refinery, OK Magazine, Hollywood Reporter, Netflix, Discovery, OUTTV, OWN Network and so much more.