About Robin
Robin Gorman Newman
Robin is a multi-media personality and in-demand "singles guru. | The original edition of her book, the only guide for singles in the tri-state, "How to Meet a Mensch in New York" (Oct. 94) was a top seller for publisher City & Co., and it was followed by a second edition (December '96). | How to Marry a Mensch | was then published by Fair Winds Press in January 2006.

Robin has been seen widely on television including "The Today Show," CNN, CNBC, Canadian Broadcast Co. (CBC), BBC, etc. She was a regular guest for one year on Channel 5's "Good Day NY," where she addressed relationship issues. Her books and interviews have been featured in Men's Health, Cosmopolitan, The New York Times, Daily News, New York Post, Complete Woman, Time Out New York, In Touch, Daily Telegraph, New York, The Honolulu Advertiser, Chicago Heights Star, among many others. Robin is a radio regular on stations from New York to New Zealand stations, and has served as a corporate spokesperson and workshop leader. She has also contributed content to various online communities and books including The 52 Weeks and Some Nerve. She is also a Tony nominated Broadway producer, and a musical is in development inspired by her books.


Robin is featured in the independent film, "Unmade Beds," from critically acclaimed British Director Nicholas Barker, as herself (dating coach), which played to rave reviews at the Screening Room in NYC and aired on Cinemax. Robin also shot a television special "Love Letters to New York" (with singer Deborah Gibson), and was featured in the student film "Kosher Sex," screened in New York City at Makor. In addition, she shot a “60 Minutes” equivalent news program that aired in France, and appeared in a Canadian documentary film about singles.

Robin on FOX NEWS CHANNEL with Bill O'Reilly Robin on GOOD DAY NY Robin on CBS-TV


Robin has led workshops for singles at such venues as the New School, Macy's Herald Square, Learning Annex, 92nd St. Y, Mohonk Mountain House, Club Getaway, Canyon Ranch, Greenhouse Spa and Manhattan Jewish Experience. She has also staged singles events at Stand-Up NY Comedy Club and Off Broadway shows.

She lives in Great Neck, NY with her mensch husband and son.

Robin at Canyon Ranch in Tuscon
Robin speaks about How To Marry a Mensch at Canyon Ranch. Robin speaks at Off Broadway show Miss. Abigail's Guide to Dating, Mating and Marriage. {Pictured with actress Joyce DeWitt of the sitcom Three's Company.)


Feature and Segment Ideas

  • Looking for love in all the wrong places?   How to be socially strategic if you want to meet a mensch
  • Socializing on a shoestring….it doesn’t have to cost a lot (or any amount) of money to get out there and mingle
  • The key to finding a mate is acting like you want to get married, not just thinking it
  • How to identify a mensch & why you should be one and marry one
  • The three rights – right time, place & attitude – and why they are important when you’re looking to marry a mensch
  • Coping with cupid: how to survive Valentine ’s Day
  • How to pursue internet dating smartly & safely
  • How to flirt like a pro
  • How to avoid a tunnel vision approach to socializing
  • How to recognize a not marriage ready guy….so you don’t waste dating time
  • Would you date yourself?  How to present your best self to a potential mate 
  • A ten step program for “mensch-mating”


Email rgnewman@optonline.net to arrange a press interview.

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