She grew up in Bryn Mawr on the Main Line of Philadelphia but has lived in New York and Atlanta and made her home in North Carolina since 1994.Though extremely passionate about helping singles find lasting love, the most important thing in Laurie’s life is her family.In 2016, Laurie decided to incorporate another important part of her life and career experience in philanthropy into matchmaking.She trademarked the term Philanthrodating™ and set out to help singles meet like-minded do-gooders through events where people can connect.Laurie has been Carolinas Matchmaker for more than a decade and takes pride in the boutique service she has built.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.Her strengths in programming and event planning benefit our clients greatly as Ilana oversees the coordination of our singles events which we strive to make fun and engaging.
She’s internationally recognized as one of the top five matchmakers in the world by industry experts and clients, despite keeping her business small and intimate.
Ilana was born and raised in London, and attended the University of Manchester.
She then went on to complete her higher education in Jerusalem.
She uses her love of fashion and previous experience as a wardrobe stylist at a contemporary boutique to ensure singles are confident and comfortable with their wardrobe and grooming changes.
First impressions matter and Molly works one-on-one with clients to help them put their best style forward.