About Three Day Rule

Three Day Rule is a tech-enabled personalized matchmaking company headquartered in Los Angeles. We have matchmakers in Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay Area, New York City, Chicago, Boston, and Washington, D.C. We are the exclusive provider of white glove, personalized matchmaking services to Match and are backed by IAC.

Our team of world-class matchmakers and dating experts combine technology with intuition to vet potential matches for our clients. We help singles outsource their love lives and make dating easier for them. Our matchmakers are known for their compassion, trustworthiness, and genuine desire to help their clients find meaningful, committed relationships. Most of our matchmakers have had successful corporate careers before transitioning to matchmaking and come from Fortune 500 companies like Google, Microsoft, and NBCUniversal. They were educated at schools like Harvard Business School, UCLA, Brown, and NYU.

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Meet the Matchmakers

Our world-class matchmakers provide clients with personalized attention, hand-selected matches, and valuable date coaching. TDR's matchmakers combine proven matchmaking techniques with cutting-edge, facial recognition technology to ensure we introduce you to your ideal match.

We have matchmakers in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Chicago, Boston, and Washington, D.C.

Clancy Cauble

Matchmaker, Los Angeles

With a degree in Sociology/Anthropology, Clancy has always had a penchant for understanding people. She is always ready with great dating advice, whether it be 'what to wear on a first date,' or 'the perfect ice-breaker in a crowded bar.' Born in Los Angeles and raised partially in Dallas, Clancy has a strong understanding of diverse types of people, as evidenced by her warm, social nature. She enjoys hiking with her dog, trying new restaurants, and has traveled to every continent except Antarctica (it’s next on her list!).

Marisa Reisel

Matchmaker, Los Angeles

As an art history major at Princeton University, Marisa sees relationships through an creative, artistic lens. Motivated by a yearning to utilize her skills as a natural connector, Marisa worked in recruiting for various renowned corporations in Los Angeles. In her spare time, Marisa pursues her passion for fine art through painting, crafting, and jewelry-making. She is an avid reader and movie fan and serves as a board member of the Princeton Club of California. Marisa's ease in engaging with all types of people makes her an exceptional matchmaker.

Natalie Smith

Matchmaker, Los Angeles

After finishing her Masters in International Business, Natalie traveled the world, spending time in Panama, and then Argentina, where she worked at the US Embassy. After returning home, she held a position in Strategic Partnerships at a well-known tech firm. Her realistic, direct approach and incredible work ethic has made her one of Los Angeles’ most sought after matchmakers. When she isn't matchmaking, you can find Natalie surfing, crafting a new salsa recipe, or volunteering at a local nonprofit.

Brianna Peirce

Matchmaker, Los Angeles

Brianna began her career as a recruiter for technology executives in Silicon Valley, demonstrating her ability to connect people and build a strong network. Voted “Friendliest Personality” in high school, Brianna is warm-hearted and sincere, and maintains unparalleled dedication to her craft. In her free time, she loves music trivia and meditation, and loves traveling, having visited 40 of 50 states. She truly listens to her clients, and has an amazing ability to help them develop an understanding of what exactly they are looking for in a partner.

Adelle Gomelsky

Matchmaker, Los Angeles

The first American born in her Russian family, Adelle is incredibly extroverted and fun to be around. Before TDR, she had a successful career in Entertainment PR and Brand Marketing with companies including NBC and DIRECTV. However, it wasn’t until she found the love of her life through TDR that she knew she had to help others find the same happiness. When she’s not matchmaking, this real-life TDR success story can be found dancing (ballet and hip hop) or diving into sci-fi and comic books. Adelle has even performed on Broadway!

Laura Graham

Matchmaker, Los Angeles

An “off the charts extrovert," Laura has harnessed this energy towards relationships and academics, earning a Master's at Claremont Graduate, and is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Positive Psychology. Laura’s research focuses on how adults create life narratives embedded with positive emotions, social impact, and meaningful relationships. She combines her expertise in psychology with her natural ability to strike up conversation to help others discover what it is that they really want, using her skills to find the absolute best match possible.

Lindsay O'Shea, M.A.

Matchmaker, Los Angeles

After graduating from the University of San Diego, Lindsay obtained her Master’s in Clinical Psychology, making her an ideal matchmaker and dating coach. She is zealous in her desire to learn about relationships empower others to be their best selves, and is currently writing her dissertation on the Millennial Generation and the current climate of relationships and dating. Lindsay enjoys helping others discover love connections by merging her education with her inherent intuition and ability to connect people.

Erika Kaplan

Senior Matchmaker, Philadelphia

After graduating from Penn State University, Erika began her career in publishing, working for Rolling Stone, Us Weekly and Men’s Journal. Erika left corporate America behind to feed her passion of connecting people. When not matchmaking, Erika loves volunteering, yoga, and exploring her city. She also has a certified therapy french bulldog, who helps people all around New York. Erika’s clients have said that her intuition, warm nature and transparent way of working enables them great success and personal growth.

Nora DeKeyser

Matchmaker, New York

Originally from Alaska, Nora naturally gravitates toward the outdoors - she loves snowboarding, fishing, and SCUBA diving. After graduating from The Ohio State University, Nora moved to New York to pursue a career in IT staffing. After successfully managing key accounts including JPMorgan Chase, Credit Suisse, and Bank of America, Nora realized her true passion was in managing relationships between her friends and colleagues. Nora is an avid reader (both fiction and nonfiction), live music aficionado, and has sailed all around the world - from Singapore to South Africa. Nora is incredibly upbeat, and her positive attitude can cheer any gloomy day.

Elizabeth Ray

Matchmaker, New York

Originally from Southern California, Elizabeth started her undergraduate degree at the American University of Rome in Italy, and finished at the American International University in London. After school, Elizabeth spent time in New Delhi, Washington D.C., and Laguna Beach. Now a New Yorker, Elizabeth worked in the financial sector before deciding to pursue matchmaking. When she’s not chasing down potential matches, Elizabeth can be found wandering around Central Park, drinking a glass of white wine at her local bar on the Upper West Side, or reading the news or a good book over an extra large cappuccino.

Louisa Liu

Matchmaker, New York

After graduating from UC Berkeley with a degree in Psychology, Louisa worked in retail management for various luxury retail companies before joining TDR. Her vast network, infectious personality, and genuine desire to help others make Louisa a natural matchmaker. A past winner of Miss Asian America and Miss San Francisco Chinatown, Louisa enjoys volunteering in the Bay Area and mentoring young women.

Holly Bammert

Matchmaker, New York

Holly has always had a warm, intuitive approach to making lasting connections. Since graduating from Western Washington University, she knew she was a natural matchmaker, but her first step towards a career at TDR was actually matching professional nannies with high profile families all over the US and abroad. Holly has lived in Seattle, San Francisco and now New York City, where she brings to TDR her passion for listening and learning about people to make to bring them success in their relationships and dating lives.

Caitlin Cooper

Matchmaker, New York

Caitlin began her career in fashion at FIDM in Los Angeles, creating womenswear for a private label collection. Later, after graduating from The Institute of Integrative Nutrition in NYC, she built a thriving health coaching business, teaching people how to live, look and love from a holistic health perspective. She is passionate about ayurveda, meditation, and teaching people what those things are, as well as baking and swimming. Caitlin is a firm believer that everyone deserves love and happiness, and she is grateful that her path ultimately lead her to TDR where she can impact her clients every day.

Robyn Swider

Matchmaker, New York

With years of successful New York dating experience under her belt, Robyn is excited to share her insights with her clients to help them find love. After graduating from the College of Charleston, Robyn began a career in sales and marketing for shoplet.com and Lifebroker. Among her friends, Robyn has always been known as the "connector,” and in her free time she enjoys pilates, spending time at the beach, and cooking. Over the years, Robyn's friends have credited her with helping them find roommates, job opportunities, and of course, romantic matches.

Kristen Stewart

Matchmaker, New York

As a Psychology major at Bucknell University, Krissy developed a keen interest in the nature of people and relationships. After beginning her career with L’Oreal in Customer Marketing and Sales, Krissy realized she wanted to spend her days making a difference. When Krissy isn’t matchmaking, you’ll find her dancing, meeting her friends at their favorite spots, or being a tourist in her own city, always looking for the places and people she hasn’t met. Believing that everyone is in search of happiness, Krissy is genuinely passionate about being able to help her clients find theirs.

Callie Harris

Senior Matchmaker, DC

A North Carolina native, Callie is outgoing and upbeat, and has always had a passion for meeting new people. During college at UNC, she lived in Bejiing, and is always pushing herself to try new things (like bungee jumping!). Callie previously worked at a technology start-up, and her robust network of tech professionals and political influencers in DC make her the perfect Matchmaker for the nation’s capital. When she’s not helping people find love, Callie spends her time traveling to the National Parks, attending live music events, and volunteering at her local soup kitchen.

Jaime Bernstein

Senior Matchmaker, DC

After meeting the love of her life in DC, Jaime decided she wanted to help other singles in the city meet their match. Jaime completed her MA in Communications from University of Akron, and later moved to DC, working in the nonprofit sector. Eager to combine her penchant for helping others and her ability to relate to people from all walks of life, Jaime turned to matchmaking as a full-time career. Her honest, but sincere approach to matchmaking makes her both a great matchmaker, as well as a trusted confidant.

Devin Hoffman

Matchmaker, DC

After graduating with her B.S.B.A. in marketing from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Devin was drawn to the energy and excitement of Washington, DC. A natural chameleon, Devin has built a strong network within the creative, political and tech scenes throughout the city. With a background in fashion and PR, it became clear that Devin's natural abilities and passions were communicating and bringing people together. She thrives on making connections across different circles in DC and creating positive relationships.

Casey McDonald

Matchmaker, Chicago

Born and raised in Chicago, Casey is a true Midwesterner at heart. She prides herself on her extensive network of Chicago singles and her ability to connect like minded people. Casey is a true extrovert, and understands a complexity of interests and people. For instance, she enjoys baking just as much as a good sports game or a boxing session, and has a love of vintage muscle cars. While Casey's determination and go-getter mentality are two of her best attributes, her ability to make people feel comfortable and at ease make her one of TDR's most sought-after matchmakers.

Heather Noman

Matchmaker, Chicago

Heather has always been interested in human interaction. After receiving her BFA from Minnesota State University, Heather built one of the most successful wedding venues in Minneapolis. Her experience working with over 500 successful couples gave her incredible talent for spotting chemistry between two people. After finding her own match, Heather moved to Chicago where her passion for the city takes her to all the amazing neighborhoods and events around town. She loves traveling the world, with recents adventures to Macau, Iceland, and Bangladesh, and is also an accomplished visual artist.

Carla Swiryn

Senior Matchmaker, San Francisco

One of the company’s first matchmakers, Carla is passionate about making the dating process easier for busy professionals in high-powered Silicon Valley. After graduating from UC Boulder, she worked for seven years at Google before running her own online advertising agency. Although she has lived and traveled all around the world, Carla is a true SF Bay Area native, and she leverages her wide social network to benefit her clients. With a unique blend of intuition and an analytical approach, Carla has seen incredible success as a matchmaker. To her, there is no work more fun and satisfying.

Morgan Jones

Matchmaker, San Francisco

A Newport Beach native, Morgan has experienced all the best that California can offer and more. After graduating from the University of San Diego, she felt the pulled to the city by the Bay. When she’s not effortlessly finding you the perfect match, you can find her having an adventure every moment. A lover of both the city and the outdoors, Morgan is just as comfortable dancing among throngs of revelers at music festivals, or sipping a quiet glass of wine in San Francisco, her trusty DSLR ever present at her side.

Allison Gerrits

Matchmaker, San Francisco

Allison attended the College of Charleston, where she developed an interest in human interaction in particular environments and its implication on society as whole. After working in community relations for an NFL team, she began facilitating weddings at one of the most premiere wedding venues in the country. After getting to know so many couples who had achieved happiness in their relationships, she developed a unique ability to determine what makes a good match. Allison uses this background to help her clients find incredible matches within the community of singles in the Bay Area.

Hannah Hagan

Matchmaker, Boston

Hannah, a long time Boston resident, graduated from Boston College with a degree in Human Development and Organizational Studies. It was there that she developed a strong interest in understanding and analyzing human behavior and what makes people tick. She originally narrowed her focus on fashion at a shopper insights firm where she analyzed consumer habits. It wasn't long before Hannah realized she had a strong intuition for recognizing what makes relationships lasting and sucessful. Hannah is excited to combine her analytical mindset and passion for helping others to connect her clients with their ideal match.

Jody Demty

Matchmaker, Boston

Jody, a lifelong Boston resident, knows the city inside and out. Upon graduating from UMass Amherst, Jody returned home to Boston to begin a successful recruiting career. During her ten years as a corporate recruiter, Jody refined her people skills and truly identified what makes others tick. In her personal life, Jody always considered herself a romantic, and joined TDR for the opportunity to combine her professional skills with her personal passion for helping others find "the one". Jody's clients trust that Jody's kind heart, energy, honesty, and passion will help to guide them towards their soul mate.

Nikki Hurst

Matchmaker, Boston

After earning a degree in International Business and Finance, Nikki uncovered a special interest in the behavioral psychology of business professionals that lead to a publication on Cultural Intelligence (CQ). It was this curiosity that lead her to leave her successful career on the trading floor and take her passions back home to Boston. Nikki’s ever-expanding social circle, coupled with her down-to-earth Massachusetts roots and sharp wit make her an ideal partner to guide you on your journey to find the perfect match. Aside from chasing down potential love connections, Nikki is seeking out her next adventure from sand boarding in Dubai to bungee jumping in Ecuador. She is a self-proclaimed burger connoisseur and lover of craft beers and live music.

Allie Alvarez

Los Angeles

Allie's own personal success story as a client with Three Day Rule inspired her to quit her lucrative career as a pharmaceutical sales executive to join the TDR team. While working with Talia as her matchmaker, Allie was introduced to her now-husband, Rick, who she happily married in 2012. Today, Allie works an incredibly fulfilling job as a matchmaker and is TDR’s Director of Premium Services. A graduate of Harvard Business School, Allie combines her rigorous work ethic with her warm personality to find clients their ideal match.

Talia Goldstein

Los Angeles

Talia is the CEO and founder of Three Day Rule, and has been featured on Good Morning America, Fortune, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, and The Huffington Post. In 2012, while working as a TV producer at E! True Hollywood Story, Talia quickly became the office dating expert, setting up many co-workers with matches and handing out insightful dating advice from her cubicle. Recognizing her hidden talent,, Talia began hosting popular singles events and offering personalized matchmaking services, and Three Day Rule was born. After receiving an investment from Match/IAC in 2014, Talia has also secured partnerships with OkCupid, JDate, Christian Mingle and The League. Leveraging her extensive network of successful, attractive singles, Talia has found matches for hundreds of clients, including top executives, entrepreneurs, and celebrities. She has made it her mission to help clients on their quest to find true love, and is thrilled that her work allows her to make a difference in people's lives. Talia lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.

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What our clients are saying about TDR's personal matchmaking

Working with Carla, my Three Day Rule matchmaker, was the best! She spent the time to get a sense for who I was and introduced me to great matches. Her feedback and advice after dates were always spot on. Out of all the matchmakers I worked with, she had the most genuine sense of empathy and professionalism.
Bryan, 33
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Wendy and Corey. Engaged 2016
I’m thrilled I did TDR; it was probably the best investment I’ve ever made. Going through emails and winks online at the end of a long day of work felt like torture. Having a TDR matchmaker meet me and understand my past, my goals, and what I like felt very thorough. I think it is far better to have a group of worldly and savvy matchmakers vet men for me. Thanks so much for introducing me to Corey (who I'm now engaged to) and for changing our lives!
Wendy, 38
Working with Jaime has been a very enjoyable experience. She did an excellent job of listening to my thoughts and was always willing to give advice and feedback that was extremely helpful. Throughout the whole matchmaking experience, Jaime was able to introduce me to women that were each more amazing than the last. If I had to do it all over again, there is no doubt that I would work with her again.
James, 26
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Adelle & David. Married, November 2015
Callie was great to work with! She was very respectful and worked around my busy work schedule. Callie paid close attention to what I was looking for and has a natural talent for knowing what makes two people connect. On the second date, Callie ended up matching me with someone that could not be more perfect for me. We’ve been together for 4 months, we've moved in together, and are both so happy I joined TDR!
YB, 32
Erika has a gift. She wasn't just checking off boxes and answering pre-made questionnaires-- she was actually really focused on getting to know what makes me different, and beyond all the details and demographic requests, she really came to 'get' me as a person. She introduced me to some really remarkable and beautiful people. And there is absolutely no way that I would have met these women on my own or by swiping right on some app. They are the kind of people that you imagine must be out there, but you never meet. Erika could probably do a lot of different things professionally, and she'd be good at them all. But I really think that this is her calling, because she has the rare ability to actually change someone's life profoundly.
Stuart, 43
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Chris & Roni. Married, August 2014
I was trying to move on from a break up that had left me heart broken. From my first meeting with Heather, I knew she was the perfect person to help me find someone special. Heather is very open, honest, and an amazing listener. I think what makes Heather so successful is that she truly cares about her clients and was genuinely interested in finding out who I was as a person and what motivated me. She introduced me to several wonderful women, and I went on many fun and exciting dates around Chicago. I would recommend anyone who is curious about TDR to at least meet with a matchmaker to find out what they are all about!
Randy, 28
I thought the difference between having a matchmaker and doing self-directed dating would be like the difference between recruiting employees yourself and using a professional recruiter.  But after experiencing TDR's matchmaking, I realized it's a much bigger difference because TDR eliminates a lot of stress, anxiety & decision points. The user experience for your personal matchmaking is incredibly delightful. I couldn't be more satisfied with the whole process.
Ron, 47
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Jessica & Jack. Engaged, November 2014
At first, it was a little nerve wracking because you're letting someone else go through a database of potential matches - what if they missed or overlooked the perfect match? But, at the same time, it took a lot of pressure off by not having to go out there and meet people at bars or doing the online thing (I've never experienced anything more miserable). I'm currently dating my last match from Jaime. We met 3 months ago and we're beyond happy and excited. I would definitely recommend working with TDR and Jaime.
Jasmine, 35
I had a very good experience with Adelle. I'm busy and it's very easy for me to not think about dating, and it was great to have the feeling that someone else was working on that for me while I could go about my daily life. A lot of the anxiety about dating comes after the date, and I was pleasantly surprised about how helpful Adelle was with that.
Christine, 37
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Ashley & Harrison. Married, November 2013
Thanks to Erika for being a kickass matchmaker. I've learned a great deal about myself and what I put out there to men in the journey. It's been a unique purview for me into myself, really, and I'm glad I worked with TDR. Marco was a complete gentleman and I really enjoyed speaking to him. I think there is definitely compatibility so would be open to another date. He was super and only right to be the last match as he's met my criteria pretty well.
Sheree, 33
Three Day Rule singlehandedly changed my life for the better! I used to be fixed up constantly, but with all the wrong men. Then, thanks to the spot-on instincts of Talia, TDR's founder and matchmaker extraordinaire, I met the man of my dreams and finally went on my LAST first date! We've been married now for over a year, and not a day passes where I don't think about how grateful I am for Talia and TDR. I've never been happier, and still, to this day, can't believe how lucky I was to meet such an incredible man. I now encourage everyone I know who's single and hoping to meet someone special to look into TDR matchmaking ... you have nothing to lose and everything to gain!
Allie, 39
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Allie & Rick. Married, November 2012
I'm very selective in regards to education and looks, and have a very particular type. I thought the probability of meeting such a person through TDR was low, but I found Carla to be very personable and confident, and decided to give it a try. Working with Carla was great, and over time, we found someone who exceeded expectations and that I am really excited about, and who I would have never otherwise crossed paths with. This could have been the best investment of my life!
Susan, 37
Louisa did a terrific job helping me bounce back from my divorce. She was attentive and patient in drawing out what I was looking for in a match and then finding suitable dates. During the process, Louisa provided valuable feedback and dating tips. Like a true friend, Louisa puts her heart and soul into her efforts.
Gary, 60
Erika has not only done an unbelievably good job of introducing me to a string of amazing women, but she has also done a great job of listening to my feedback and nudging me to expand my horizons. Overall, it's been a very healthy balance for me, and I'm excited to continue working with her.
Joe, 40
After recently getting divorced, I tried the online dating thing...Tinder, Match, okcupid, among others. I found that I wasn't meeting the caliber of women that I wanted to meet or date. After filling out an application for TDR, I met up with TDR matchmaker, Louisa, who worked to set me up on a date with an awesome woman that I am currently dating. Thanks, Louisa, and thanks, TDR!
Mark, 46
Three Day Rule's events are great. Rather than being formal, matchmaking functions, they are more laid back and there is no pressure to walk out with a phone number. You can literally go to an event with the sole purpose of having fun with your friends and there is a good chance you will just end up in a conversation with a like-minded member of the opposite sex. That's what happened to me. I met an interesting girl at a TDR event and we are now engaged!
Dan, 35
I was hesitant about matchmaking, but once I met Erika I knew I was in good hands. She was easy to talk to and really took the time to get to know me and what it is I am looking for. She didn't just throw matches at me, she took the time to make sure my matches were with quality men. I met some great guys that I would not have met otherwise. If you're sick of the online dating world, I would definitely recommend Erika and TDR.
Sandy, 28
My favorite part about Three Day Rule is the openness of its members.  Everyone I've met is very honest and forthright about who they are and what they want.  I think most people dislike the "game-playing" that happens in dating, and I've experienced none of that here.  Also, the people I've been matched with are intelligent, motivated and professional; exactly the types of people and qualities I would look for on my own.
Edward, 37
After a friend's suggestion during a dating slump, I met with the TDR team and told them what I was looking for in a match. After just one meeting, they definitely understood what I wanted and set me up with great guy. We are going on date 5, and I'm really excited for more to come. I am grateful I took my pal's advice so take mine: reach out to the women of 'Three Day Rule' if you are ready to get serious about meeting your match.
Erin, 27
I'm so grateful for the women of Three Day Rule and their ability to successfully put people together. They took the qualities I was looking for, listened to the type of guy I wanted in my life, and like magic, found a perfect match! They pick your brain and dedicate their time to you. I'm madly in love, completely fulfilled and incredibly happy. I highly recommend letting these ladies get to work to find your soul mate!
Jennifer, 31
My experience with Heather and the TDR team has been nothing short of terrific. From the first interview I had with them, to numerous contacts in presenting dates for me to meet, to their always-professional follow up, I’ve greatly valued my relationship with TDR. Importantly, they worked hard to understand the kind of person I am, and the kind of person I would best match up with. I’m happy to say that a couple of the introductions I’ve had via TDR have led to on-going relationships that I’m still enjoying.
Tom, 62
I joined TDR in late 2014. I was extremely skeptical of the process and fell more into the idea simply based on the energy, optimism, and positive attitude of my matchmaker, Erika. She was a pleasure to work with and made the process feel more like two friends gabbing, which inherently made me more comfortable! By February of 2015, I met my current boyfriend through TDR and am still very happily and exclusively dating him. The experience itself was eye-opening and helped me out of my comfort zone and on dates I may not have pursued through an online dating profile.
Madeline, 37
I made the best choice by joining Three Day Rule. I recently got matched, and couldn't have asked for someone more amazing. I trust my matchmaker, Marisa, and my experience has just been amazing so far. I can't wait to see what the future brings.
Paul, 26
I’ve gotten a few messages from other matchmakers recently (though I’ve unsubscribed from them now), and I have to say your profile descriptions, profile building, and your whole process was so much better. Everything about my TDR experience with Louisa seemed so much more personal and genuine, whereas their messages felt very formalized/templatized. If I know anyone in the market in the future, I will definitely not hesitate to refer them your way.
David, 42
Being part of the free pool, I have been so impressed with my experience working with TDR! Heather really took the time to get to know me. Dating can be so exhausting, especially when using the dating apps. TDR does the initial legwork for me by introducing me to really great men who have been hand-picked based on our mutual interests, values, preferences, etc. I can count on TDR to thoughtfully match me with someone who has good intentions, is actually looking for a relationship, and who just may be the man of my dreams!
Kara, 36
I appreciate the effort Louisa put into assisting me through this journey. Her advice, the dating coach, and the photo sessions helped me to create a better representation of myself and they all were an experience that got me to a better place.
Rory, 39
TDR basically provided a monthly-man-in-my-inbox! Callie was so good about checking in, providing feedback, and sending encouraging thoughts. Callie found me an amazing relationship. I fell in love! It didn't work out, but I now know what I want..and know love is possible again!
Martha, 36
After several unsuccessful attempts using other matchmaking services, It was an understatement to say I was not particularly interested in trying another. I spoke with Jaime several times over a 3 week period, including a long session to cover the failures of the past and my concerns moving forward. Jaime was encouraging, had excellent questions, and presented different scenarios so that she could determine a truly exceptional match. I was impressed with the profile of my first date- but still slightly skeptical. While Melanie and I have only been out on two dates (planning our third), I am extremely optimistic. TDR was able to introduce me to wonderful women who is a match intellectually, emotionally and athletically, and is truly beautiful on the inside and out. I see a very bright future!
Matt, 53
When I first came to TDR, I was in a negative place in terms of dating. I knew I needed to try something different. From the beginning, I knew this experience was special. My relationship with Callie grew beyond simply “client” and “matchmaker.” She was always available if I needed to chat, and she really tried to understand the essence of who I was and what I needed in a partner. Callie listened to the feedback I provided after each of my dates and actually applied it to the next match she would present me with, providing an objective lens in my dating life that you just can't get from an app. This led to her matching me with some remarkable people and eventually with Brian, who I felt an instant connection with. When I signed up for this I never expected to meet anyone as special as Brian. Heck, when I first separated from my ex, I was convinced nobody would ever date me at all. I absolutely never thought I would ever love again, or feel loved back -- AND I HAVE!!! Thank you, thank you, thank you, Callie! This experience was worth every penny and more.
Nicole, 36
I wanted to take a moment to thank Adelle for everything so far. I was a bit skeptical on the whole process, but went with my instinct, which told me Adelle knew what she was doing. I'm glad I did. Dating in LA is crazy, and while it's easy to get dates, it's difficult to find quality people - and nearly impossible to find quality people that have similar interests and values. Yet Adelle has delivered on two of two occasions. Not only has she delivered, she has knocked it out of the park! While they may not be the next Mrs. Heller, I'm extremely impressed with the quality of the matches and their similarity to what I described I was looking for in a partner.
Colin, 37
I had been single for over 8 years when I met Heather at a networking event. I was really excited to meet with her to see if Three Day Rule would be able to help me get past some of my dating roadblocks and meet a great man. We sat down for an hour and she asked me all sorts of great questions that made me uncover many of the things that I didn't know I wanted and needed from a partner. Because of that conversation, I let go of some things that I had focused on attracting and started to think about the new qualities that I didn't even know until Heather asked! Three months later when I was on a dating site I found a man that I would have never thought was a good match for me but ended up being everything that I needed!! We have been together for 1 1/2 years now and are talking about getting engaged soon. Thank you SO much Heather for taking the time to ask the right questions so I could truly uncover the qualities for a partner that was perfect for me.
Natalie, 35
Louisa listened to my preferences and the characteristics I believe are important in a match and potential relationship. I am currently dating the first match I met. I don't believe I would have necessarily met him nor might I have given him a chance otherwise. I really appreciate Louisa's encouragement and interest in the development of the relationship and am ever so thankful for the introduction!
Rachel, 31
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What makes Three Day Rule's personalized matchmaking different than other matchmaking companies?

When Talia, our CEO, founded Three Day Rule, her mission was to create a much more enjoyable, stress-free dating experience for both men and women. Here’s how we do it:

  • We are real people who meet you in person.
  • We find potential dates and ask them the hard questions, face to face.
  • We only introduce you to the most compatible matches.
  • You go on dates and give us feedback.

It’s dating, made simple.

We train every matchmaker in our Los Angeles headquarters to assure that our matchmakers are positive, empowering, and personalized in their approach to finding you a committed relationship.

How does TDR's personalized matchmaking service work?

You have two options: free and paid. In either option, the first step is to take our short quiz. This will take you less than five minutes. (You can add more depth as you go.) Completing the quiz puts you in our free database and lets our matchmakers search for you as a potential match for their clients. It also assigns you a personal matchmaker.

If you would like to explore the option of becoming a TDR paid client, you can request for your personal matchmaker to contact you, or you can go straight to scheduling an informal coffee meeting. Your matchmaker will meet with you to learn about your preferences and show you first-hand how we vet your matches. This initial meeting is free and no obligation.

What does TDR's personalized matchmaking service include?

Our packages including a certain number of vetted matches, personalized attention, and surprise perks from our partners.

Our most popular package is our 6-month personalized matchmaking package that includes:

  • An initial, in-depth session with your matchmaker to determine your preferences
  • 6 or more vetted introductions
  • Ongoing, personalized feedback sessions with your matchmaker after every date
  • Free access to TDR events
  • A complimentary photography session

Our 3-month personalized matchmaking package includes:

  • An introductory meeting with your matchmaker
  • 3 or more vetted introductions
  • Ongoing, personalized feedback sessions with your matchmaker after every date
  • Free access to TDR events

We also offer a multi-city package tailored to those who believe their best match could be anywhere and are willing to make the effort to find out. We accept clients who live outside our current service areas who are willing to travel for vetted matches.

I saw Shark Tank – what’s up with the name?

Just call us TDR. TDR believes that antiquated notions like the “three day rule” don’t reflect the desires and realities of today’s singles. Dating should not be dictated by games or myths about when you should make the first move. Instead, Three Day Rule aspires to create a fun and delightful dating experience for our members.

Do you serve the LGBT community?

Not yet, but hopefully soon! Please take our quiz and we will keep you posted on our launch date in your city.

Do you work with singles above the age of 45?

Absolutely. Our pool tends to range in age from 25-65, however we are always on the lookout for quality singles of any age. Should you decide to work with one of our Matchmakers, they will go to great lengths to ensure that they find amazing matches that are within the specific age range you are looking for.

I have additional questions. Who can I talk to?

For answers to any other questions, please email support@threedayrule.com

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Management Team

Talia Goldstein

Chief Executive Officer

Talia is the CEO and founder of Three Day Rule. After studying communication at Tulane University, Talia worked as a TV producer at E! True Hollywood Story, where she quickly became the office dating expert, setting up many co-workers with matches and handing out insightful dating advice from her cubicle. Recognizing her hidden talent for matchmaking, Talia quit her full-time job and began hosting popular singles events and offering personalized matchmaking services. Three Day Rule was officially created in 2013, allowing Talia to turn her lifelong hobby of matchmaking into a thriving business. After receiving an investment from Match/IAC in 2014, Talia has secured partnerships with Match, OkCupid, JDate, Christian Mingle and The League. Talia has appeared on Good Morning America, and has been featured in Fortune, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, The Huffington Post and more. Leveraging her extensive network of successful, dynamic singles, Talia has found matches for hundreds of clients, including top executives, entrepreneurs, celebrities, and everyday young professionals. She has made it her mission to help clients on their quest to find true love, and is thrilled that her work allows her to make a difference in people's lives. Talia lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.

Andy Schmidt

Chief Technical Officer

Andy is the CTO and technical co-founder of Three Day Rule. Before joining with Talia to build TDR's online presence, Andy was the founder and CEO of Labcoat LLC. a digital agency specializing in developing web applications for startup and media companies, including Technicolor, Digital Domain, and Fox. Andy began his technical career at a boutique web development agency called Citrusbyte where he helped conceptualize, build, and launch, venture-funded startups. His extensive experience building online businesses from the ground up has given him a unique insight into the startup life-cycle, allowing him to provide leadership in product strategy, product marketing, and technical strategy. Andy is a graduate of the University of Arizona and holds a Masters of Arts in Screenwriting.

Tina Wie

VP of Operations and Strategy

A graduate of Harvard Business School and UC Berkeley, Tina previously worked as a brand marketer for leading Fortune 500 consumer products companies, including The Clorox Company and Del Monte Foods. As a brand marketer, Tina managed marketing initiatives across TV advertising, digital, and consumer promotions, launched five new products, and led the day-to-day business management of multi-million dollar businesses. She joined TDR as its first marketing hire and developed the playbook for the company's expansion, leading TDR's successful launches into Boston and Washington DC. She is thrilled to be working at TDR, and feels truly fulfilled helping others find love.

Kelli Stember

Director of Events

Kelli Stember is Three Day Rule's Director of Events. An LA native and Pepperdine University graduate, Kelli spent five years working for 20th Century Fox TV, where she was immersed in the high-caliber, red carpet events that define the entertainment industry. With a growing desire to bring people together through her own events, she then launched two of her own companies; Kelli Jane Events, a boutique event planning company with a focus on weddings, and In Pursuit Networking, an activity-based social networking club, primarily for singles. Kelli then managed the Los Angeles Rewards program for Thrillist Media Group, sourcing food, beverage, and lifestyle packages for exclusive events. Kelli is excited to continue her passion of bringing people together at TDR, and thrives on the many Three Day Rule success stories that come out of these events.

Robyn Swider

East Coast Regional Manager

With years of successful New York City dating experience under her belt, Robyn is excited to share her insights with her clients to help them find love. After graduating from the College of Charleston, Robyn moved to New York and began a career in sales and marketing for shoplet.com and Lifebroker. Among her friends, Robyn has always been known as the "connector." Over the years, Robyn's friends have credited her with helping them find roommates, job opportunities, and of course, romantic matches. As a matchmaker at Three Day Rule, Robyn is excited to combine her business experience with her ability to bring people together and make love connections.

Agnes Chen

Operations Manager

A fascination with human interaction and a thirst for the thrill of the start up life serendipitously led Agnes to her role at Three Day Rule. Her degree in Communications with a focus on Interpersonal Relationships, combined with years of consulting create the dynamite force that keep the trains on time at TDR. When she’s not fulfilling her passion of finding love for others, or discover the next big thing on the reggae scene, she continues on her daily quest to find and devour perfect dumplings.

Katie Kaynor

Membership Manager

Katie is Three Day Rule's Membership Coordinator. A graduate of Oregon State University with a degree in Speech Communications, Katie hit the ground running when she moved to Los Angeles and began a career at Hulu. Not only has Katie's depth of experience at Hulu enabled her to provide valuable technical support to the TDR matchmaking team, but her background in PR, recruiting, and customer service and support make her a valuable asset to the team. With a sincere interest in others and true joie de vivre, Katie is a 'go to' professional for clients and matchmakers alike.