Julie O. Griffith
j.griffith Public Relations
( BLACK PR WIRE) NEW YORK CITY, NY, May 18th, 2010---Paul Carrick Brunson, relationship expert, lifestyle coach and founder of OneDegreeFrom.Me, the premiere matchmaking and relationship coaching service for sophisticated singles, brings the "The Modern Day Matchmaker LIVE: Real Relationship Talk" tour to New York City, Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at Providence Lounge beginning at 8:00p.m.
Hosted by Brunson, known as the Modern Day Matchmaker and moderated by Nikki Nokes, author of Maybe It's You, "The Modern Day Matchmaker LIVE: Real Relationship Talk" tour will be a thought-provoking evening of dialogue and discussion from relationship experts and surprise guest celebrities about life, dating, marriage and modern-day love.
"Recently, I've seen a wave of shows and "relationship panels" that still leave many questions unanswered, which makes me excited to bring our tour to the Big Apple," said Brunson. "The excitement our audience brings to the table during these "spirited" relationship discussions will make this event one of our best yet."
The tour kicked off with a sold-out audience in Washington, D.C., making this event one of the hottest tickets in town, the evening will also feature a live panel of some of the most popular urban bloggers with their fingers on the button of urban relationship culture.
Confirmed panelists include:
Anslem Samuel3 (Naked With Socks On) - nakedwithsockson.com
Demetria Lucas (A Belle In Brooklyn) - abelleinbrooklyn.com
Kenya Stevens (JuJuMama) - jujumama.net
Damon Young aka "The Champ" (Very Smart Brothas) - verysmartbrothas.com
Lola Adesioye (Lola Creative) - lolacreative.com
Jozen Cummings (Until I Get Married) - untiligetmarried.com
"I'm excited to be part of this panel," said Samuel, creator of the popular relationship website, Naked With Socks On. "As a blogger whose site is built on conversations and topics involving the state of modern day love and relationships, this is a great opportunity to contribute to Paul's vision for the tour by bringing our online conversations into real-time dialogue."
"The Modern Day Matchmaker LIVE: Real Relationship Talk" has also partnered with theFreshXpress.com an online collective of over 60 African-American bloggers from around the nation. theFreshXpress.com will provide live-stream and real-time perspectives and debates throughout the show.
"This is the second time that we've partnered with the "The Modern Day Matchmaker LIVE: Real Relationship Talk" tour," said Sean Walton, Jr., creator of theFreshXpress.com. "Our site has a real focus on relationships, especially among urban professionals who utilize social media and networking on a daily basis. Developing the livestream for this event fits the goals of our site perfectly."
"The Modern Day Matchmaker LIVE: Real Relationship Talk" tour after-party for New York City's movers, shakers, VIP media and attending guests will also be held at Providence Lounge.
Paul Carrick Brunson is the founder of OneDegreeFrom.Me, the premiere matchmaking
and relationship coaching service for sophisticated, urban singles. Based in Washington, D.C., OneDegreeFrom.Me identifies and connects the right people from a
large and carefully selected network of highly desirable candidates.
OneDegreeFrom.Me has been featured in Redbook Magazine, the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Complete Woman Magazine, Clutch Magazine, on ABC News and in popular blogs including The Black Snob, Very Smart Brothas and Naked With Socks On.
Paul also developed the popular series "The Modern Day Matchmaker" on YouTube, as
well as "The Modern Day Matchmaker LIVE: Real Relationship Talk" tour. Follow OneDegreeFrom.Me on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and on the web at www.onedegreefrom.me