OPW -- Sep 17 -- The first ever Matchmakers Conference is happening next week Friday 28th September, and Saturday, with an optional Sunday matchmaker training session. The conference suits prospective matchmakers, current professional matchmakers and those interested in learning more about the matchmaking business. I'm doing the keynote sesssion "State of the Dating & Matchmaking Industry: Statistics, Trends & Market Overview." Dr Helen Fisher from Match.com/Chemistry.com, Paul Falzone from The Right One/Together Dating, Julie Paiva from Table For Six, Patrick Perrine from myPartner.com and many others will be presenting. See the program. Press, please call me at 212-444-1636 asap to arrange your press pass.