Jamaican/American Paul C. Brunson is a matchmaker and relationship coach, co-host of OWN’s ‘Lovetown, USA’.
His initial job was as a director of U.S. investments for Bahcesehir Ugur Educational Institutions until 2008. In 2009 he launched a matchmaking company (The Paul Carrick Brunson Agency), then joined the cast of ‘Lovetown, USA’ in August 2012. That same year, in October, he wrote a book, It’s Complicated, (But it Doesn’t Have to Be), was nominated for an NAACP Image Award, iDate Matchmaker and Relationship Coach of the Year award, Impact Leader of the Year award, and was a Dell Inspire 100 Honoree.
The Paul Carrick Brunson Agency is considered in the top three matchmaking and coaching companies in the United States based on its growth, success and staff members. At any one time, they have between 40 and 45 clients. They also run workshops, and do one-off coaching with hundreds of persons. Clients come from all over the world, including India, Istanbul and Jamaica.
He was discovered by Oprah Winfrey who had been watching his videos on YouTube. Thinking their messages were spam, he deleted several of them before finally answering and being offered a job on her OWN network. He has also worked with millionaire, Enver Yucel whose work ethic he admires.