- Stef Safran (aka Chicago’s Introductionista) has been in the matchmaking industry for over twelve years. Getting her start as a Contestant Coordinator on The Dating Game, Ms. Safran learned up close and personal what it takes to find people for both romantic and television pursuits. Gaining further experience in the business, she worked at one of Chicago’s top matchmaking firms and as a “wing man” for Wendy Ralph of Rent Mr. Right Now, where she would scout the room and assist clients with meeting people and getting phone numbers. Committed to innovating the industry, Stef herself went to a matchmaker and saw first-hand what wasn’t being done right. Learn more at www.stefandthecity.com.