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Sofi Papamarko is a dating expert and the founder of Friend of a Friend Matchmaking. You may know her as a regular relationships columnist for the Toronto StarMetro Canada and Sun Media Newspapers. She has also written about love, sex and dating for The Globe & MailReader's Digest, Flare, Salon and many more publications. After introducing more than forty long-term couples and having a hand in fifteen engagements, eight weddings, four babies (their parents did most of the work) and dozens of co-signed leases/mortgages (phew!), Sofi has taken a step back from active yenta duty in order to focus on a book project but still takes on a few dedicated clients a year. Follow her on Twitter @sofipapamarko.


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Claire AH is the Toronto LGBTQ+ matchmaker and general Hamilton matchmaker for Friend of a Friend Matchmaking. She is a coach, speaker, community manager, writer, and educator, focused on the intersections of sexuality, dating, relationships, disability, body image, and health, among other things. Claire also hosts a dating podcast, a monthly sexy storytelling night in Toronto, and a sexuality-oriented radio showFollow her on Twitter and learn more about her work at ClaireAH.com


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Lee-Anne Galloway is the straight Toronto matchmaker for Friend of a Friend Matchmaking. As a dating and breakup coach, she works closely with clients to find real love, and move on from past hurts.  Lee-Anne is accredited with the International Coaching Federation and is certified in relationship and mindfulness coaching. In her spare time, she is a kick-ass theatre performer and dance teacher! Check her out at www.lovecoachleeanne.com -- Coming Soon!


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Ceilidhe Wynn (pronounced Kay-lee) is the general Ottawa matchmaker for Friend of a Friend as well as the general matchmaker for the surrounding areas (Kanata, Nepean, Beaverbrook, etc.) In addition to being an extraordinary matchmaker, she's a copywriter, personal essayist, part-time student, mother, and wife. Ceilidhe has a Master's Degree in International History but now spends more time reading romance novels than studying peace treaties. There are two things Ceilidhe believes in above all else: love and carbs. Follow her on Twitter at @CeilRubyWrites.