By Katie Morell
Lynn Perkins loves setting people up—be it with the perfect restaurant for a business lunch, the right vacation for a friend’s honeymoon, even dates (she’s arranged three marriages and counting). But her matchmaking skills were put to the test in September 2010 when a friend called her in a panic.
“She told me that she’d made a reservation on OpenTable weeks ago and that her babysitter had just cancelled,” Perkins remembers. “She asked me if I knew anyone.”
To her friend’s delight, Perkins knew just the right person, and a stressful situation was quickly solved. What’s more, the call had come at …read more