Meet the Team
Meet the Team
Janis Spindel gets people married. She finds love for the world’s most attractive, well-educated, upscale professional single people.
Janis has been a Matchmaker for over 20 years. With over 1,986 successful marriages, Janis is continuously acknowledged for her expertise. She has been featured on over 50 specials on love, dating, and relationships such as Dr. Phil, The Today Show, CNN and more.
Janis searches worldwide for the perfect matches for her clients, and has been described as a clairvoyant Matchmaker to the elite. She is an award-winning author who shares her knowledge and experience in her best-selling books – “Get Serious About Getting Married: 365 Proven Ways to Find Love in Less Than One Year” and “How to Date Men: Dating Secrets from America’s Top Matchmaker.”
Let Janis put her skills to work for you.
Carly Spindel is persistent, vivacious, and gregarious. It is no wonder that she is Janis’ daughter and has been called mini Janis for as long as she can remember.
Carly Spindel gets men and women married. She finds love for smart, upscale, commitment minded, professional singles. She has been living the matchmaking business her entire life and learned the inside tricks of the trade from Janis. Carly is a dating and relationship expert and contributes to publications such as Jdate, StyleCaster, the Huffington Post, and Elite Daily.
Carly has gotten 84 couples married and enjoys spreading love across the country, just as Janis does!
Allen Spindel is the Chief Operating Officer of Janis Spindel Serious Matchmaking. He manages the day-to-day business aspects of the company. He is also Janis’ loving husband. Allen and Janis have been married for 30 years and have 2 wonderful daughters.
Shula Melamed, M.A., M.P.H. was one of Janis’ cupids many years ago. She has earned an MA in Psychology and an MPH in Sexuality from The New School and Columbia. She has focused her career on relationships, sexuality and self-presentation. As a dating coach, she works with men and women to help them clarify their relationship goals and identify limitations that might interfere with them getting the love that they desire.
Lauren J. Solomon is an image consultant and stylist based in New York City. Lauren has always looked at fashion as the most creative way to express who you are. Currently, Lauren maintains a broad range of clientele from celebrities to private clients, CEOs, and politicians. Lauren believes in truly understanding her clients, their needs and helping them find ways to feel confident. Lauren’s celebrity clients have been awarded “best dressed”, “who wore it best”, and “best dressed of the week” in various magazines. Lauren’s motto is “confidence and a positive attitude are the most important accessories one can possess.”
Julia Bekker worked under the guidance of Janis Spindel for seven years and is now running her own matchmaking business. Julia and Janis are currently affiliates working together to find clients their perfect wives.
Brian Marcus is one of New York’s leading society, portrait and event photographers. Known for his keen eye and ability to make everyone and anyone look their best, Brian has evolved Fred Marcus Photography into their third generation. Besides doing over 60 weddings a year, Brian finds time to lecture all over the country for the PPA and WPPI.
Working in NYC Fashion with countless celebrities for many years, Katya learned photography,fashion styling and so much more.
She knows just how much hard work a successful photo shoot involves. Creating portraits for people gives her a great opportunity for artistic and personal growth. In every case it’s always unique and exciting experience. Katya helps men and women look their absolute best using a camera as her tool to reflect them. She helps her clients feel completely at easy in front of the camera. Getting great results and leaving them with a strong sense of confidence. She is also recognized as life time member of Worldwide Who’s Who Organization.
Katya is thrilled to work with a small group of very talented people, whose help makes every project a success.
She believes that a first impression can last a life time. And that a great image is worth a thousand words!
Robbie Michaels has been a Portrait, Live Music photographer for 20 years and have captured the best pictures that people have ever gotten of themselves. She shoots in a relaxed, comfortable manner & environment! You will feel as if you have known Robbie for years and that’s what will allow her to get great shots of you!
Countless numbers of clients have told her that they met their significant other with her pictures.
An internationally renowned Esthetician, Sueane Mun is endowed with an all-encompassing passion for holistic health. She brings over 14 years of professional experience in the fashion & beauty industry combined with rigorous training in the Eastern Healing Arts.
What makes Sueane’s facial treatments so unique are her accurate face readings to help identify unresolvable issues. She helps identify intricate skin conditions, beauty concerns and oftentimes health correlations related to accelerated aging. Specializing in Electro-Stim facial and body treatments for men and women. Combining real science, for all skin conditions including: sensitive/rosacea, hormonal/ stressed, dehydrated, acne-prone, accelerated aging/sagging and hyper-pigmented skin.
If you want to have healthy, beautiful skin, grow old gracefully without harmful chemicals, damaging lasers or toxic fillers— Sueane is the person to call.
Sueane currently owns her own private skin studio on 65th & Madison Ave. in New York City. As featured in ELLE, ELLE Italia, Town & Country Wedding Magazine.
Tanya Zuckerbrot, MS, RD, is the creator of the popular F-Factor Diet, the only dietitian-created program for weight-loss and optimal health that is based on fiber-rich nutrition. In 2006, she published The F-Factor Diet: Discover the Secret to Permanent Weight Loss, which was a bestseller. In December 2012, Tanya published her second book, The Miracle Carb Diet: Make Calories and Fat Disappear the F-Factor Way – with Fiber! Tanya frequently appears on national television, including: ABC Live with Kelly; The Dr. Oz Show; NBC Today Show; CBS News; CBS Early Show; ABC The View; Rachael Ray; ABC Good Morning America; CBS Evening News; Fox News Channel; Telemundo; and more. Tanya is a nutrition news contributor to Fox News Channel and writes the network’s two nutrition blogs. Tanya serves on the Advisory Board for Women’s Health magazine and she is the Official Dietitian to the Miss Universe Organization.
Kristen Jensen is a former FORD supermodel. As a lifestyle-photographer she brings an enlightened and gracious style to her advertising, magazine and portrait assignments. These photo shoots include; celebrities, CEO’s and business owners. “I’m in the business of making people feel and look their best”, say’s Kristen. This unique perspective comes as a result of her years in front of the camera. As a former FORD supermodel and actress she made an easy transition to the other side of the lens. In addition, Kristen shoots amazing still life’s including food, interiors and luxury products. She is also currently sponsored by Panasonic LUMIX Cameras and is one of the exclusive prestigious LUMIX Luminary Photographers.