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Steve Ward

Chief Executive Officer


Steve Ward is a seasoned authority on love, dating, and relationships, renowned for his direct and insightful approach to navigating the complexities of modern romance. As the Host and Executive Producer of VH1's hit show "Tough Love," he captivated audiences for six seasons with his no-nonsense guidance and unwavering commitment to helping individuals find lasting love.

Beyond his on-screen persona, Steve is the driving force behind Master Matchmakers, an exclusive, high-end matchmaking service that has successfully paired eligible singles for over two decades. Founded by his mother and business partner, JoAnn Ward, the firm has expanded nationwide, employing a team of over twenty professionals dedicated to fostering meaningful connections.

Steve's expertise has garnered recognition from prominent publications such as Cosmopolitan, Redbook, Glamour, US Weekly, and People, seeking his insights on navigating the intricacies of love and relationships. His frequent appearances on national TV shows, including "Extra," "Good Morning America," "Good Afternoon America," "Today," "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," "Rachel Ray," and "The Katie Couric Show," have cemented his position as a trusted voice in the world of dating and relationships.

In collaboration with his mother, JoAnn Ward, a Master Matchmaker with over 25 years of experience, Steve penned "Crash Course in Love," a refreshingly honest and practical romance guide for women seeking genuine connections. Published by Simon and Shuster, the book has become a valuable resource for navigating the challenges and triumphs of modern dating.

Steve's lifelong immersion in matchmaking, coupled with his unwavering dedication to his clients, fans, family, and friends, has earned him widespread media attention and critical acclaim for his work. His passion for helping individuals find lasting love continues to drive his efforts, cementing his legacy as a leading expert in the realm of love and relationships.

In addition to his matchmaking expertise, Steve has recently ventured into the world of identity verification and fraud prevention with As the Founder CEO of this innovative company, he is leveraging his entrepreneurial spirit and keen understanding of human behavior to develop cutting-edge solutions that safeguard individuals and organizations from online scams and identity theft.

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