Millionaire Matchmaker S3: What Happened To Millionaire Clients After The Show

Millionaire Matchmaker S3: What Happened To Millionaire Clients After The Show

The Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 aired in 2010, and sadly, despite having a super high success rate, Patti Stanger‘s attempts to find long-term partners for her clients, none of the couples she set up are still together now. Well, young best buddies and owners of Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving, Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman obviously weren’t ready to get married. But some other millionaire clients seemed ready to find love and had promising first dates with their matches. Let’s find out what happened to the millionaire clients over a decade later and which of them found the one.

Patti tried her best with this crop of rich (mostly) men, but most of them were stuck in their old player ways and chauvinism. Let’s take a look at how these millionaires fared in love, business, and life since the show.

Millionaire Matchmaker Season 3: What Happened To Omar Soliman & Nick Friedman (Episode 1)

Omar and his wife at a wedding

Omar and his wife at a wedding (Instagram).

Best buddies and business partners Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman took their business to new heights since they appeared on The Millionaire Matchmaker season 3. The two built their company Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving to a company worth hundreds of millions of dollars. The duo, who appeared on the first episode ever of Shark Tank, even got congratulations from Kevin O’Leary.

Omar’s Instagram shows he’s happily married with two kids now. Meanwhile, Nick’s Instagram reveals he also got married. He and his wife have had four daughters together.

Nick and his wife Jen have been happily married for ten years

Nick and his wife Jen have been happily married for ten years (Instagram).

Omar and Nick continue to be best friends. They even cowrote a book together, Effortless Entrepreneur (available on Amazon), and produced a movie about the life of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

What Happened To The Millionaire Clients Justin Shenkarow & Tyler Barnett (Episode 2)

Justin Shenkarow on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3

Justin Shenkarow on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 (Bravo).

Picket Fences child star actor Justin Shenkarow had very high standards despite Patti pointing out a lot of women don’t want to date a guy how stands 5’6″. Despite landing a beautiful woman named Amy for a date on the show, Justin didn’t want to see her anymore because she was still a waitress. Justin’s Instagram shows he appears to be single in 2024. The actor’s IMDb page shows he’s been busy working, especially voice acting, in a lot of animation movies and shows since appearing on The Millionaire Matchmaker. He’s done work on Max & Me, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie, and many more.

Justin also cowrote a book entitled The Future of Community, which explains to entrepreneurs how to grow their businesses using technology.

Millionaire Matchmaker client Tyler Barnett is now happily married with kids

Millionaire Matchmaker client Tyler Barnett is now happily married with kids (Instagram).

PR and Marketing firm owner Tyler Barnett let Patti know he loves to cook, oil paint, and listen to vinyl records in his spare time. Over a decade later, Tyler’s company Tyler Barnett PR is still doing great and he has a whole team of staff and does work for fortune 500 companies. Tyler’s Instagram shows he’s now happily married to Jenna Barnett, who runs website Millennial Mom. The couple have two young daughters together. Tyler still loves to work on his artwork daily, showcasing many of his works on his social media. Although Patti convinced him to shave on the show, Tyler now sports a huge beard and a bunch of tattoos, as well as a shaved head.

Tyler also the proud author of several books, including Mindfulness for Millennials and Unlocking the Power of ChatGPT for Public Relations Professionals. (Show Star News receives an affiliate link commission from some links).

Meanwhile, Tyler’s ex girlfriend from the show, Taylor, found her hubby after the two split, a baseball pitcher for the Tampa Rays.

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Shauna Raisch & Michael Persall (Episode 3)

Shauna Raisch enjoying the single life boating with her dog

Shauna Raisch enjoying the single life boating with her dog (Instagram).

Michael Persall was 30 years old and lived in Delmar, California, when he hired Patti to try to find him a wife. He made his money as a CPA and then got into the family construction business. Things didn’t work out with him and his date Natasha, apparently he didn’t like her rapping at the dinner table about kayaks. However, the shy and successful businessman still appears to keep out of the limelight. But he’s rumored to be dating blockbuster actress Katheryn Winnick as far back as 2020.

Millionaire Matchmaker star Shauna loves to live a lavish lifestyle since the show

Millionaire Matchmaker star Shauna loves to live a lavish lifestyle since the show (Instagram).

Michael continues to hustle and build his net worth, working for ABP Capital, which specializes in real estate, banking, private equity, and lending. He also founded C3Bank.

Meanwhile, on the same episode, Shauna Raisch returned to seek Patti’s services at the age of 42. Shauna, described as a cougar who always goes after younger men, appears to still be single. The now 55-year-old Shauna’s Instagram shows she often likes to spend time in bikinis on boats when she isn’t promoting her Twiggs Salon business. Fans will recall Shauna took one look at her date Marc — who previously dated supermodel Heidi Klum for nine months — and bolted.

Shauna bolting from her date with Marc on Millionaire Matchmaking season 3

Shauna bolting from her date with Marc on Millionaire Matchmaking season 3 (Bravo).

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Smike Wallen & Rupert Wainwright (Episode 4)

Smike Wallen still remains single after starring on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3

Smike Wallen still remains single after starring on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 (Instagram).

Real estate developer and investor Smike Wallen was age 41 when he went on the show to find love. His beach and spa date with Chad went splendidly, and the two were still dating after the show ended. Smike continues to crush it in LA real estate, renovating, flipping and developing houses. Smike’s Instagram shows that things didn’t work out between him and Chad. He appears to be single and is a happy owner to his pet dog. He also continues to travel the world.

Rupert Wainwright on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3

Rupert Wainwright on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 (Bravo).

Film director Rupert Wainwright enjoying a sailing adventure

Film director Rupert Wainwright enjoying a sailing adventure (Instagram).

Rupert Wainwright, age 47 at the time of filming, cut his teeth as a director making rap videos for NWA and Too Short. He also made music videos for M.C. Hammer and Michael Jackson. On the show, Rupert dated beautiful blonde Olya, but things fizzled out quickly when he was very ostentatiously showing off his wealth on their date and made her feed the poor. Since the show, the Stigmata director appears to love to sail all around the world, including throughout the Mediterranean, Caribbean, and Pacific Ocean. Rupert’s Instagram also shows he loves to spend time with his three full-grown kids he had before going on The Millionaire Matchmaker. However, it doesn’t look like Rupert, now 60, has a significant special someone in his life currently.

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Jason Davis & David Sheltraw (Episode 5)

Tragically, Jason “Gummi Bear” Davis died at age 35 in 2020 due to a fentanyl drug overdose. After appearing on The Millionaire Matchmaker, where his date turned out to have a boyfriend, Jason struggled again with drug addiction and was arrested and charged for possession of heroin in 2011. The charges were dropped. Jason founded the Cure Addiction Now charity and was open about his previous struggles with addiction. The grandson of oil billionaires Marvin and Barbara Davis, Jason was best known for his voice acting work as Mikey on Disney’s show Recess.

David Sheltraw on Millionaire Matchmaker

David Sheltraw on Millionaire Matchmaker (Bravo).

Divorcee and banker David Sheltraw — with a net worth of $3.5 million when he went on the show — wasn’t impressed when he found out his date, millionairess Leslie, had three children. He was looking for a life partner who would want children. Former model and actor David’s Instagram shows he didn’t end up having a family, but he’s in a happy committed relationship with a much younger, beautiful Latina named Johanna. David also still likes to drive motorcycles and sports cars, ride superyachts, and travel.

David with his girlfriend

David with his girlfriend (Instagram).

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Jimmy D & Matteo Stasior (Episode 6)

Jimmy D trying again to find love on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3

Jimmy D trying again to find love on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 (Bravo).

Professional poker player and bar and nightclub owner Jimmy D’Ambrosio tried his luck again on The Millionaire Matchmaker after picking the wrong girl the previous season. Jimmy D again picked the wrong girl, flying Angel out to play poker in Las Vegas. The two played a high stakes game of poker where Jimmy D’s friend and poker legend Phil Hellmuth lost a big hand against Jimmy. His date seemed drunk the whole time on the date, and she didn’t arrive on time for dinner. When Jimmy checked to see how she was doing in her hotel room, she wouldn’t let him in and was acting sketchy. So Jimmy ditched her instead asked out his second choice, Whitney for dinner.

Since the show, Jimmy has kept a relatively low profile. But he has popped up on some high stakes poker shows more recently.

Microsoft millionaire and mortgage banker Matthew “Mateo” Stasior also picked the wrong woman for the criteria he had listed. He was blown away by Andrea, despite him wanting a Christian family and her being Jewish. On their date he realized there was an impasse when Andrea revealed she wanted her future kids to be raised Jewish. However, Mateo did finally find a wife and they had one daughter together per his Facebook profile. Unfortunately they got divorced, but Mateo is still thrilled to finally be a dad.

Millionaire Matchmaker star Matteo Stasior

Millionaire Matchmaker star Matteo Stasior (Bravo).

What Happened To Clients Trevor Shively & Tricia Cruz (Episode 7)

Former Millionaire Matchmaker star Trevor Shively and his wife

Former Millionaire Matchmaker star Trevor Shively and his wife (Instagram).

Real estate investor and farmer Trevor Shively from Columbia City, Indiana, had lived a pretty sheltered life before going on The Millionaire Matchmaker. Although he had a great date going to a flower farm with his date Heidi, the two didn’t work out in the end. However, Trevor is now happily married to his wife Kirsten. Trevor’s Instagram shows the two have had two kids together. Trevor has also expanded his business empire from just farming, now owning a business recycling plastics.

Sneaker Entrepreneur and DJ Tricia Cruz came to Patti thinking she was bisexual and wanting to date women after she walked in on her ex husband cheating on her. Ultimately after going on a date with Tyler she realized she wasn’t actually attracted to women. Tricia’s Instagram reveals since the show she’s single now. She now works as an actress and will be hitting the stage as Frida Kahlo in 2024.

Tricia Cruz on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3

Tricia Cruz on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 (Bravo).

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Doug Donahoo & Nicole Sherwin (Episode 8)

Millionaire Matchmaker star Doug Donahoo after the show

Millionaire Matchmaker star Doug Donahoo after the show (Instagram).

Founder and CEO Doug Donahoo wowed Patti and viewers alike with how self-obsessed and narcissistic he came across on the show. Doug had the audacity to chastise his date for picking steak on the menu because it wasn’t environmentally friendly. The self-described super-progressive, eco-conscious sportswear owner continues to run his company 4-rth, environmentally-friendly yoga and sports clothing available on Amazon. Doug’s Instagram shows he’s still singe thirteen years later and loves to jet around the world traveling. However, he likes to do his part in combating climate change by driving his Tesla.

South African Londoner and event planner Nicole Sherwin took eco clothing company owner Bruce on a toxic tour as a first date. The date went okay after Bruce got Nicole to loosen up by having them take a tequila shot. However, at the end of the night she rejected his advance for a kiss. The second date she allowed a peck on the cheek, and then the budding relationship was over.

Nicole’s Instagram reveals she became engaged to her seven-year partner Roy Ingle in late 2023. She also continues to run her green skincare line company called Eco Diva. Nicole, although being an eco activist, still likes to globetrot around the world on jets.

Nicole Sherwin and her fiancé Roy

Nicole Sherwin and her fiancé Roy (Instagram).

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Ayinde Alakoye & Will Ratner (Episode 9)

Ayinde continues to work in business since starring on Millionaire Matchmaker

Ayinde continues to work in business since starring on Millionaire Matchmaker (Instagram).

Internet CEO and former professional beach volleyball player Ayinde Alakoye was dubbed “everyone’s favorite bachelor” by Andy Cohen after his appearance on the show. Ayinde has tried to cash in on that declaration, creating a Cameo account where he charges hundreds of dollars to do video posts. He again appeared on Millionaire Matchmaker season 5 after his relationship with Joslyn from season 3 ended.

Since the show aired, Ayinde’s company Hitch Radio appears to have gone out of business. Ayinde’s Instagram shows he’s apparently single in 2024.

Restauranteur and investment advisor Will Ratner came from a wealthy family that was the fifth largest clothing/textile manufacturer in the USA. Will admitted to having a really good girl in the past but cheating on her. He shocked his date Nequisha, Patti and viewers when he decided to bring his beautiful assistant Ariel on the date to Las Vegas. Patti later alleged on the reunion episode Ariel was Will’s girlfriend at the time and he apparently went on the show to promote his business.

Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 star Will Ratner is now happily married

Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 star Will Ratner is now happily married (Instagram).

Since the show, Will married a woman named Elaine, who has a striking resemblance to his “assistant” Ariel. Will’s Instagram shows they have a daughter together and he continues to make big deals in LA real estate.

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Kevin Strom & Justin Levine Episode 10)

Kevin Strom on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3

Kevin Strom on Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 (Bravo).

Movie producer Kevin Strom disgusted Patti and her team when he explained how had a spreadsheet to keep track of all the girls he’s dated. He also admitted to cheating in the past and fit Patti’s textbook definition of a chauvinist and a “divorce waiting to happen”. Although he tried to sleep with Jaime on their first date, he ended up being a gentleman and the two dated after the show. However things apparently didn’t work out. That said, Kevin’s movie mogul work continued to thrive in the last decade. Kevin’s IMDb shows he’s produced lots of movies including Fury (with Brad Pitt) and Counterpunch.

Film producer and real estate mogul Justin Levine

Film producer and real estate mogul Justin Levine (Bravo).

Spoiled film producer and real estate entrepreneur Justin Levine, age 40 at the time, was deemed a “Peter Pan” who didn’t want to grow up. Justin revealed to Patti that at age 25 his dad gave him a set of buildings in Toronto as the start of his life. Her instincts were proven right about Justin’s sense of entitlement when he asked for a stunning women. He ended up surprising his date Jennifer not only by letting her try on dresses and jewelry at the start of the date, but inviting his second choice Kate to join them. Since the show, Justin appears to leave his private life off of social media. However, he continues to bankroll indie film projects, including Red Island, Bisping, and Spoken Word.

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Dylan Smith & Hillel Presser (Episode 11)

Nerdy CFO and co-founder of Box Dylan Smith had a great date with Arielle where he tried out some new dance moves and even hired a professional musician to play songs for them. In the end things didn’t work out between the two, but married a woman named Yael Goshen in 2013. Dylan, now age 38, also became a heck of a lot richer since the show. Box eventually went public and partnered with Microsoft, which made Dylan worth hundreds of millions.

Asset protection attorney and cupcake business owner Hillel Presser tended to lavish the girls he dated with extravagant gifts, fine dining, travel, and more. On the show it was no different as he kept filling his date Farah’s glass with endless champagne and wine. He also flew them out on a private jet to San Francisco for a romantic getaway dinner date. However, Hillel’s Facebook and Instagram account don’t show them together anymore. That said, Hillel became a dad eight years ago to a baby boy. Hillel also wrote a book, Asset Protection Secrets a few years after going on the show. He continues to practice law at The Presser Law Firm.

What Happened To The Millionaire Matchmaker S3 Clients Greg Knoll & Zagros Bigvand (Episode 12)

Mortgage company owner Greg Knoll, age 47 on the show, was a commitment phobe who was twice previously engaged. Greg proved his indecisiveness when he picked Livia to go on his master date. He then decided to change his mind last minute and ask his second choice, Mojo, to go on the date with him skiing instead. Things didn’t work out in the end between him and Mojo, but he did get in a serious relationship with a woman with two kids named Jeanine Benjamin several years ago. Greg, now 60, also continues to live in LA and sell mortgages.

Zagros after Millionaire Matchmaker season 3

Zagros after Millionaire Matchmaker season 3 (Instagram).

Clothing entrepreneur Zagros Bigvand returned on season 3 after he broke the club rules and slept with his date last time. Patti had reservations about letting Zagros back in the club, but she ended up giving him a second chance. Zagros had a great boxing date with nurse Susan, where the made out a bunch, and started dating monogamously and were nearing a year together when the reunion episode aired. Zagros, now 44, appears to have again relapsed into chasing after the Victoria Secret model types. Zagros’s Instagram doesn’t show any special someone in his life in 2024.

Zagros continues to work as an artist and CEO of his clothing company Zagros & Co.

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