Devyn Simone is a dating expert, writer, and the executive producer, co-creator, and co-host of Love At First Swipe on TLC. In Love At First Swipe, Devyn Simone and Clinton Kelly help singles get the relationships they desire by transforming their look and their online dating profiles. As an early adopter of the online-dating scene, Devyn uses hard data, personal experience, and academic research to help singles identify the dating behaviors that have been holding them back. She then teaches them how to market themselves to their ideal partner and coaches them on things like, how to take a great profile photo, the things you should and shouldn’t write in your bio, how to spot a good potential mate online, and how to turn an online flirtation into a lasting relationship.
Devyn’s love affair with the psychology behind relationships started when she was a little girl. Curious about the formula for a healthy relationship, as a child she would spend her weekly allowance on relationship and self-help books. Devyn has immersed herself in the world of online dating over the past ten years and has been sharing the lessons she’s learned with others along the way. Known for being honest about her own dating experiences, she says she’s “dated like a dumbass” so that others “don’t have to”. Devyn’s dating expertise has been featured on Good Morning America, The Rachael Ray Show, Extra, and The Chew among others. Her own blag has been touted as the “Online Dating Gospel” and she’s been a contributing writer for multiple publications including Thrillist, Elite Daily, and Eligible Magazine. Her advice on dating, love, and relationships has been featured in The New York Post, Yahoo News, The Huffington Post, PopSugar, and more.