Selective Search

Selective Search

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Barbie Adler, Founder and President of Selective Search LLC

If the dating pool is feeling dismal, it might be time to dive into something new. A nationwide company, headquartered in Chicago, Selective Searchis offering their upscale matchmaking services in the Greater Cincinnati region and Ohio, and they aim to be that special something to help you meet that special someone.


According to Barbie Adler, founder and President of Selective Search LLC, they have the highest success rate in the industry. “Our proven Meet Your Future® process combines executive recruiting methodologies with traditional matchmaking intuition. This ensures we meet the needs of our accomplished, discerning Clients who require a highly customized dating service,” she explains. “Our staff of seasoned professionals, uses Fortune 500 executive recruitment techniques to help commitment-minded men and women in metropolitan areas and more remote locales find the love of their lives.”


With a successful background in the executive recruiting and public relations industries, Barbie Adler found Selective Search in November of 2000. Reflecting on her inspiration, Adler says she wanted to expand on her career in executive search and she wanted to apply the proven principles of executive recruiting to personal search by focusing on matters of the heart. “These men and women didn’t have a problem finding a date, but also didn’t have the time, resources or wherewithal to find ‘The One,’” Adler explains on the company’s website.


According to Natalie Krantz, Senior Personal Recruiter, the matchmaking firm has established an industry leading success rate of 87 percent. “Additionally, Selective Search has cultivated the largest private network of Affiliates and has over 1,500 marriages, over 2,900 happy couples not to mention the 500 babies that have come from our successful matches,” Krantz explains.


The company focuses on innovative approaches, such as a new matchmaking process that is set to create a holistic approach to each search. “We are currently working on a new technology platform that will combine a sophisticated algorithm with old-fashioned matchmaking intuition and an assortment of new products that will appeal to customers outside our current profiles,” says Krantz. The focus is for clients to experience the opportunity of working exclusively with a recruiter who will make their romantic life a priority.


“It’s the most rewarding feeling when you introduce someone to the love of their life and they finally have everything they have been looking for,” says Krantz. As the company continues to grow and cultivate successful love stories so does the demand for their first class service. Selective Search has been featured on CNN, Time, Oprah, Forbes, Wall Street Journal and a multitude of other respected sources. Considered a national expert on dating and relationships, Adler is also an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award nominee and a Board Member of the Starlight Children’s Foundation and the Entrepreneurs Organization (EO), a global peer-to-peer organization.


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