The Team

The Relationship Experts

Lori Zaslow

Lori Zaslow loves a good project. Especially the kind that requires a little initiative, creativity and some serious networking. Now, if a project involves making someone happy, or perhaps making two people happy, Lori will use her expert matchmaking abilities to take on this mission! Lori had spent 12 years as an executive recruiter, most recently for the powerhouse family of companies including JBCStyle ( focusing on the fashion and retail industries. With an unlimited source of energy, optimism and dedication, she has put hundreds of women and men into their dream jobs. Now it’s her time to focus this talent on connecting two people on a more personal level.

Outside of work, Lori juggles motherhood, true love, and hundreds of friendships from every life experience. Lori has formed lasting connections with everyone she’s met in life and in turn, they’ve connected her with others, and so on. Lori approaches Project Soulmate with an old-fashioned business sense. There is no substitute for face time. Relationships need to be nurtured. Honesty and integrity are important. And everyone deserves a shot.

Jennifer Zucher

Jennifer Zucher believes she has the best job in the world – She spends her days finding people the love they deserve, and does it alongside her best friend and closest confidant. She mixes honesty and enthusiasm with keen interpersonal and negotiating skills. With a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Management from New York University’s Stern School of Business, Jennifer mastered the Manhattan real estate landscape for over 12 years as a principal at Plaza Real Estate Group ( Beginning Project Soulmate with her childhood friend feels like natural extension of that endeavor.

Jennifer’s passion for matchmaking was inspired by her obsession with asking how couples met. She has been the inciting force behind many relationships in her personal life and loves to give advice to her friends, family and most importantly her clients. Jennifer currently resides in New York City with her husband, Ron Zucher and two children. Outside of work, she is a passionate philanthropist and donates any free time to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.

Find out more on how Lori & Jenn got to where they are now personally and professionally here! Podcast interview


The NYC Matchmaking Team

Samantha Cohen

Business Executive Director

Samantha Cohen attended Fordham University where she embraced the upbeat and ambitious lifestyle that New York City has to offer. Having worked at a high-end public relations firm and fashion magazine in New York City, Samantha was able to master client relations while gaining the necessary skills, experiences and connections to join Project Soulmate as the Business Executive Director.

In addition, Samantha’s drive and passion for success make her the perfect match for Project Soulmate, as she sets her goal to help every client find their soulmate.

Martine Rosenberg

Director of Recruiting

Martine Rosenberg handles recruiting and client services at Project Soulmate. With a Masters Degree in Social Work from NYU, this energetic New Yorker combines her clinical skills with over a decade of New York City dating experiences. She leverages her background to help our clientele identify important relationship patterns and hone in on their needs and wants.

Mix in all this with Martine’s warm and outgoing personality, and it’s only a matter of time before she uncovers the ideal ways to help clients find their perfect match.

Jane Rudes

Strategic Communication Director: Online Division
Jane brings a 20 year background in communication, promotional media and writing to Project Soulmate. She is often called upon professionally and personally for her ability to analyze and optimize situations that require advanced interpersonal understanding, strategic planning and precision of communication. Jane will translate the best of your personality into an online-profile that lets you shine. Using various proven on-line dating tactics, she becomes your digital wing-woman, as the most persuasive and magnetic representation of you navigates the online-dating arena.

Jillian Farrell

Jillian graduated with honors from NYU with a focus in psychology and child/adolescent mental health. She received a scholarship to Columbia University where she is pursuing her masters and license in psychological counseling. Jillian‘s intelligence, creativity, and dedication complements the Project Soulmate environment. With her background, she has a keen understanding of interpersonal relationships, as well as possesses an empathetic and authentic approach to clients. Jillian’s humorous, animated, and warm personality makes it easy for clients to feel comfortable.

Outside of work and school, Jillian enjoys fitness modeling and personal training. She believes in a fit mind, body, and, of course, heart.