4) Elena Hughes - M-degree, married to an American man she met online.Elena used to have a successful travel agency back at her home country Belarus but decided that having her own family was more important than a career.
Now ElenaÂs website "Russian Brides Cyber Guide" ( is one of the most popular places for information about Russia - even school kids writing essays about Russia use it.
Her second website "Elena's Models" ( is a dating agency for Russian girls seeking serious relationship and possible marriage, with clients in 47 countries of the world.
Meet Elena at Elena Petrova - M-degree in Philosophy, married to a South African man for more than 5 years, currently living in Australia.
Elena has two children in her marriage, a boy and a girl.
Back in Russia, Elena used to be a regional manager of a large marketing agency, having 150 people working for her.