Mete Kobal was just your everyday Food and Beverage manager. But in December 2022, he stepped into the limelight as Randy Feloni’s soon-to-be husband. The two got engaged after almost one year of dating.
Keep reading this Kobal Bio to learn more about him.
Meet Mete Kobal, Randy Feloni Partner
Mete Kobal met Randy Feloni in 2021. It was the year, Randy lost his partner of 8 years, Michael Landry, and was completely shattered.
Thankfully, Mete’s arrival in the star’s life saved him from a lot of heartaches. No wonder, even before they could celebrate their first anniversary, Randy bent the knee in front of Mete. “YES! It’s Official! We’re Engaged!! @metekobal We’re so in love! Thank you so much,” Randy then took to his IG to share the good news.
Furthermore, in an interview with the People, the star revealed that he was “so in love and giddy every day” because of his partner. “It’s nothing that I thought a relationship was and nothing like I’ve ever had in the past. It’s unbelievable,” he added.
The proposal took place at the Marmara Park Avenue hotel — the place where they had their first date — in New York City while surrounded by 50 of their closest friends and family. According to the event planner Marcy Blum, who helped with the elaborate proposal, Randy wished for “over-the-top” and “lush” decor. He then got down on one knee surrounded by pink roses and candles while wearing matching tuxes with Mete.
Marcy further added, “He really wanted to surprise Mete with a beautiful moment for him to remember always. Randy and I have been friends forever and I’m so delighted to be creating his perfect proposal for him.”
As for their wedding plans, Randy was thinking of Princess Cruise Lines, which had a cruise that went to Greece and Italy and then ended up in Istanbul. So, it’s either in Italy or on the ship, the two will be exchanging vows. “Then we’ll get to Istanbul. We can disembark and do a reception for all of his friends over there and his family,” he added.
In case you’re interested in Randy’s previous partner, Michael Landry was a “talented artist, a music enthusiast, a truly hilarious storyteller, connoisseur of luxury goods, a hardworking and respected worker.” His last job was as an operations manager/coordinator at Chanel Boutique in SoHo. He worked there from December 2018 to October 2019.
Mete Kobal Age
Mete Kobal was reportdlty born in 1985. That made him 37 years of age in 2022.
He is 21 years younger than Randy.
Who Are Mete Kobal Parents?
Mete Kobal didn’t reveal his parents. But we do have a few names who are Kobal’s family members — Leyla Kopal, Melih Kopal, and Coskun Kopal.
Also, we do know that most of Mete’s family lived in Turkey. They even were virtually present at Mete’s engagement via Zoom.
Mete Kobal Job
Mete Kobal has been working in the Food and Beverage industry for over a decade.
Initially, he started as a “Sales And Marketing Associate” at Endesis Endüstriyel Elektrik Ltd. Sti. in November 2006. Three years later, he then joined Amish Fine Food Marketplace as its Department Supervisor and worked there for almost 3 years.
Taking a year off, Mete then went on to join Onrion Llc as its branch manager, and finally, the next year, he landed his job as a supervisor at The Marmara Park Avenue. He’s been working there ever since.
As for his education, Mete studied MAKİNA at Sakarya University, İşletme at Anadolu University, and business at Hudson County Community College.
Besides this, Mete has also received training and certifications from the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Alison, Bilge, İşİstanbul Business School (İBS Türkiye), and Koç Holding A.Ş.
On the other hand, his partner, Randy Fenoli is a Bridal Fashion Designer and a reality TV star. He started his craft at the age of 9 by first making a dress on his mother’s sewing machine. Thereafter, he has gone from working as a gas station manager to a consultant at Kleinfeld and finally getting himself featured in Say Yes to the Dress.
Randy’s specialty can be defined in one word, “inclusivity” — a dress for every size and every age bride. Don’t forget to check his wedding dress collection on his page, titled “Beautiful Beginnings”, and “Silver Springs”.
But besides making the best wedding dress, he also aims to “Educate, Elevate, and Empower” a bride to choose the most important dress in her life and to realize her beauty.
Furthermore, Randy also has ventured into the real estate business after moving to New Orleans. Reportedly, he bought two homes there.
Mete Kobal Height
Mete Kobal stands tall at a height of under 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm).
He is shorter than Randy.
Is Mete Kobal On Instagram?
Sadly, we couldn’t find him on Instagram. However, here’s his Facebook @metekopal.
Also, you can often spot him on Randy’s IG @randyfenoli.
When Is Mete Kobal Birthday?
Mete Kobal didn’t reveal his birthday.
Where Is Mete Kobal From?
Mete Kobal originally hails from Turkey. But as of 2022, he resided in Manhattan, New York.
How Much Is Mete Kobal Net Worth?
Mete garnered a net worth of under $250 thousand by 2022.