Meet Paris Hilton's New Boyfriend, Carter Reum

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Who Is Paris Hilton's Boyfriend? New Details On Carter Reum
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Who is Paris Hilton's boyfriend, Carter Reum?

An actress, entrepreneur, model, singer, DJ, designer and socialite all in one, Paris Hilton has been a household name for close to two decades. 2003 was her break-out year in the United States, as it saw her star in the reality hit The Simple Life — alongside Nicole Richie — in addition to a sex tape. Hilton's fame boosted her to such levels that she hosted Saturday Night Live, authored a few books, and had a trademark catch phrase with "That's hot."

In recent years, Hilton has continued to DJ, model and design to great success. In 2018 alone she released a charting single ("I Need You"), launched a skincare line, modeled during New York Fashion Week, appeared in a documentary (The American Meme) and hosted a Viceland series. Her 2019 single "B.F.A. (Best Friend's Ass)" appears to have charted high on the dance charts of the U.S. and Belgian; Hilton's friend Kim Kardashian — and her butt — starred in the accompanying music video.

Career aside, Hilton has notably dated a lot of high-profile men. Her current relationship appears to be with Carter Reum, following a broken-off engagement with Chris Zylka. Here's what we know about Reum.

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1. Who is Paris Hilton's boyfriend? Carter Reum is a very successful entrepreneur and investor.

Reum is a notable entrepreneur. He and his brother Courtney co-founded VEEV Spirits, which Inc. Magazine has billed as one of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the United States. One percent of VEEV's sales are donated to rainforest preservation and other environmental causes.

He is also the co-founder of the investment firm M13. As part of M13, Reum has successfully invested in SpaceX, Lyft, Warby Parker and Pinterest.

2. Reum has also found success as an author.

Reum and brother Courtney are the co-authors of the 2018 book Shortcut Your Startup: Speed Up Success With Unconventional Advice From The Trenches. Published by Jeter Publishing, the book received advance praise from the likes of Tony Robbins, Arianna Huffington, AOL co-founder Steve Case and TOMS Shoes founder Blake Mycoskie.

As further proof that Reum is well-liked by other entrepreneurs, Richard Branson spoke about Reum in his best-selling book Screw Business As Usual. Branson is notably an investor in the aforementioned M13, as are Huffington and Silas Chou.

3. Reum's father was also success in the business world.

Reum's father Robert was the CEO of Amsted Industries. A graduate of Yale University, he was a star player on the Yale Bulldogs basketball team. Following his studies at Yale, he completed an M.B.A. at Harvard Business School and a J.D. from the University Of Michigan.

Prior to joining the Amsted team, Mr. Reum was president and CEO of The Interlake Corporation, which was successfully sold to the British multi-national group GKN PLC in 1999. In 1976, he had co-authored an article in the Harvard Business Review with his wife Sherry Milliken Reum.

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4. Reum and Hilton met through mutual friends.

According to a source who knows the couple, Reum is "in the Gwyneth Paltrow circle of friends." Both Hollywood-based, the couple's believed to have "met through friends."

The same source added that Reum and Hilton "have been seeing each other for a little over a month." At the 2020 Golden Globes this week, the two were observed to be showing public displays of affection. It's believed that Hilton and Reum were together on New year's Eve and that she has already met his family.

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5. Reum has a social media presence.

Reum appears to have publicly-visible accounts on Twitter and Instagram. However, the Twitter account hasn't been updated by Reum since October 2015.

He primarily uses Instagram to post about business-related activity and high-profile appearances. While his Facebook account appears to be for people who know him, the publicly-available bio for his Facebook account is primarily focused on his professional responsibilities: "Founder of M13 & VEEV. Tech Investor. Former Goldman Sachs Investor Banker. Future Astronaut."

6. Reum and Hilton do not appear to have publicly interacted on social media.

In reviewing Reum's social media accounts, there are no publicly-available mentions of Hilton. Then again, Reum has only been tagged in content since he and Hilton began dating.

The last dozen photos on Hilton's Instagram account only show her, including a 2020 Golden Globes story. Similar postings appear on Hilton's official Facebook account, although none of there reference Reum.

Given the social media prowess of Hilton for over a decade, it will be interesting to see how things progress with this couple and whether or not they become more high-profile on social media as a couple in the near-future.

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Darren Paltrowitz is a New York-based writer, editor and author. He is also the host of the Paltrocast With Darren Paltrowitz podcast, as co-produced with PureGrainAudio.com.

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