Since becoming a household name as a co-host of the fourth hour of the TODAY show with Kathie Lee Gifford, Hoda has talked freely about her dating life, which makes this easier for us. Hoda showed a picture of the two of them, revealing the mystery man’s identity. “A source tells Us Weekly that Kotb recently introduced Schiffman to her Today family at their holiday party,” reports Us Weekly.
Hoda is absolutely over the month about her relationship, and frequently talks about how great he is.
Hoda Kotb’s mystery love is New York financier Joel Schiffman.
After two years of tirelessly keeping her boyfriend’s identity under wraps, the “Today” co-host finally made the big reveal on Tuesday’s episode, sparked by a story the Daily Mail had published earlier Tuesday outing the couple. “You know when you feel like you’re keeping a secret? Kotb and Gifford, 61, previously dubbed Schiffman “Boots” on air because they only showed pictures of his shoes.
It was just four months ago that she announced to the world that she adopted a baby girl she named Haley Joy.
And today she is celebrating four years with her financier boyfriend, Joel Schiffman, who has committed to raising Haley together with Kotb.battled breast cancer in 2007 and was unable to conceive due to the treatments, moved in with Schiffman last fall and soon brought up the topic of adopting a baby together. I love him, I’ll love him forever but it was one of those things.”Kotb was previously married to Burzis Kanga for two years from 2005 to 2007.
Francesca has a sixth sense when it comes to relationships - she intuitively knows what works.The couple has been together for four years, marking their anniversary in June.In a new People Magazine interview, Kotb said that she had breast cancer and her treatments made it impossible for her to conceive. His name is Jay, and he’s a corporate lawyer in Manhattan. ” The couple went on a blind date shortly after, and have been dating ever since.