Home > News > Dave Levine on The Millionaire Matchmaker • Bookmark   • Newsletters   • Register Search Options


Dave Levine on The Millionaire Matchmaker

Dave Levine on The Millionaire Matchmaker
Get XBIZ News
XBIZ Research
Will virtual reality boost the paysite market?
Yes, it will soon
Yes, but in a few years
Out of 151 votes. Results based on votes submitted by members of XBIZ.net social network.
Jan 23, 2008 3:30 PM PST    Text size: 
LOS ANGELES – SexToy.com's Dave Levine has appeared on Bravo television's latest reality series, The Millionaire Matchmaker, which debuted on January 22.

The new show profiles Patti Stanger, the founder of an elite matchmaking service based in Los Angeles, as she helps to connect wealthy men with the beautiful and intelligent woman of their dreams.

Stanger's services, however, go beyond setting up dates to include personal advice and makeovers for the hopeful bachelors.

According to the Bravo website, the show "will follow Stanger and her dogged staff as they give their big-bucks clients complete transformations with the help of personal shoppers, interior designers, date coaches, and therapists."

"If a man or woman wants to woo and win a 'Perfect 10', he or she must become a 'Perfect 10' both internally and externally in order to reach that objective," Stanger said in a recent press release.

Each episode of the show will feature two wealthy men who are set up on dates with potentially compatible women, hand-picked by Stanger based upon their beauty and intelligence.

In its first episode, The Millionaire Matchmaker featured Dave Levine from SexToy.com and a man named Harold as the two wealthy gentlemen looking for that special someone.

Stanger tried to get the easy-going Levine to be less forthcoming about his involvement in the adult industry and to remove the stripper pole from his living room, saying that the pole sends the wrong message to relationship-minded women. "Design interventionist" Dave Sander agreed that removing the pole would make Levine's home more "female-friendly."

Levine, revealing that he wants a girl like Paris Hilton, proceeded to demonstrate some pretty decent pole-dancing skills to the stunned Stanger.

It was Levine's turn to be stunned, however, by Stanger's insistent "no sex" policy, which forbids clients to engage in sex with their dates until they're in a committed, monogamous relationship.

The reality show focuses on the back story to running a dating service for millionaires, including the challenges of finding appropriate girls for the clients. During interviews with potential matches, Stanger told the girls that Levine is "a cute, smart, entrepreneur who may be a little too nice."

Levine was assured that the girls Stanger selected for him would be "great and beautiful."

"I'm not sure what I'm getting into," Levine said. "[But] I'm used to 'great and beautiful' in L.A."

As to what the ladies can expect, "I give lap dances," Levine offered.

Commenting on the expectations of some of her clients, Stanger remarked that the perfect woman has to be "Madonna in the bedroom; Martha Stewart in the kitchen and Mary Poppins in the nursery."

"I need a certain kind of girl that can mesh with my personality," Levine said. "I want someone that I can continue to have fun with."

Stanger introduced Levine to an attractive young lady named Brooke; a Harvard educated medical researcher that seemed open-minded about Levine's business – but perhaps not his parties with industry-friends – and that didn't work out too well.

"I think I can get it my way," Levine said. "It's just going to take a little longer."

The show ended with a screen declaring that "Dave is still looking for the one who will love him for who he is.... stripper pole and all."

According to its website, The Millionaire's Club offers a growing roster of over 25,000 women from around the world and boasts that nearly four out of five men have entered into relationships as a result of using the service. Stanger claimed to be responsible for 300 marriages and 400-500 relationships.

Fees for gentleman using the service begin at $20,000 per year.

More ways to get XBIZ News:  RSS Feeds  |  E-Newsletters  |  Desktop Widget  |  Mobile
Looking for porn star news and behind-the-scene videos? Check out XFANZ.com !


How to Buy Google and Facebook Traffic

‘Wait a minute! Isn’t this an adult industry publication?” Of course, your eyes don’t deceive you. “Why are you talking about buying mainstream traffic with Google and Facebook?... More »

Creating a Top-Notch, Lucrative Adult Website

If there’s one thing I’ve seen consistently over the 10 years I’ve been running Elevated X and working exclusively with paysite owners it’s that no matter how competitive the paysite... More »

Artificial Intelligence Treats Risk Like Cancer

An embarrassing thing happened to me in Amsterdam. I’d just finished dinner with a new partner at a nice restaurant. OK … more expensive than nice, but you know what I mean. I grade food in... More »
Stay informed of the latest industry developments. Get XBIZ newsletters delivered to your inbox. Subscribe today!
Enter email address:

* To manage existing subscriptions click here.

Submit your press release to
multiple news outlets with 1 click.
Subscribe to RSS news feeds or
add free content to your website.
Access XBIZ news and articles
with your mobile device.
Subscribe to XBIZ Premiere magazine, the industry's leading adult retail trade publications, delivering the most timely and comprehensive business news and information to producers and retailers of adult products.



Nov 04 - Nov 06
Edison, New Jersey

2016 Inked Awards

Nov 05 - Nov 05
Edison, New Jersey

XBIZ 2017

Jan 09 - Jan 13
Hollywood, CA

XBIZ Awards 2017

Jan 12 - Jan 12
Los Angeles, CA
Everyday thousands of business professionals browse XBIZ's industry directory for quality products and services. Not listed yet? Your company could be losing potential new business. Submit your company today!
Use XBIZ RSS feeds to stay informed of the latest industry developments or as a content syndication tool for your website!