MATCHMAKING INSTITUTE, INC.
Matchmaking is one of the best careers for those who enjoy a flexible schedule, the ability to work from home, high earning potential, independence and, most importantly, a fulfilling and rewarding profession of your own to be proud of.Your income is up to you. You can make anywhere from a few thousand dollars with little effort after training, to hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, with a lot of hard work. You are your own boss and you will be as successful as you want to be.
The Matchmaking Institute is the only school in the world authorized to issue certification in matchmaking. We are licensed by the New York Department of Education. Our teachers and curriculum have all been approved by the state.
Since 2003, the Matchmaking Institute has produced worldwide conferences, live training program and educational literature for the Matchmaking industry. Our training has helped to produce some of the most successful matchmakers in the world.
The Matchmaking Institute’s Board of Advisors contains the industry’s most experienced and respected matchmakers and business owners. Learn from the most successful matchmakers in the world.
Our network contains hundreds of matchmakers and matchmaking companies throughout the world. Joining our network allows you to receive referrals from other matchmakers and press leads from the Institute.
1. Purchase the Matchmaking Institute home study kit and complete all exercises.
2. Attend the Matchmaking Institute’s 3 day in person training.
3. Conduct a business plan and website review with the Institute.
Once you complete your certification, you will receive the Matchmaking Institute Certified Matchmaker seal to be used on your website and with your marketing material. A signed certified will be sent to you to hang in your office. You can begin networking with our members and accessing all member resources. Join the ranks of hundreds of successful matchmakers by gaining your matchmaking certification today.
Founder & President
LMSW, is the founder and president of VIP Life, the founder and president of the Matchmaking Institute, a professional matchmaker and relationship expert for over 15 years, a book author and a New York State Licensed Master of Social Worker since 1991. She was educated at New York University, receiving a BA in Dramatic Literature, and received her graduate degree, a Masters in Social Work, from the University of Michigan. In 2001 Lisa created VIP Life; a high end personalized dating service offering a great way for exceptional single men to meet extraordinary women. She would give them a bridge into a social network that allows them to feel as if “they have a best friend”, to introduce them to other singles of quality and style. Lisa founded the Matchmaking Institute in 2003 to set a code of ethics and strict quality standards in the matchmaking industry.
It is the first institute offering a professional matchmakers network, matchmaking workshops, yearly world-wide professional conferences providing matchmakers with a group of peers & support and is the only State Licensed matchmaking school in the world.
Lisa is consistently sought after as a matchmaking and relationship expert and has had extensive National and international press coverage including ABC’s 20/20, the O’Reilly Factor, Time Magazine, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Forbes.com, Worth Magazine, Crane’s New York, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Reuters and Today in New York among many other media outlets. Lisa’s is also author of two books on matchmaking published in September 2007, Make Me a Match: The 21st Century Guide to Finding and Using a Matchmaker and Matchmaking From Fun to Profit: A Complete Guide to Turning Your Matchmaking Skills into a New Business. Lisa has been happily married for over eleven years and lives in New York City with her husband and two children.