November 18, 1956
Rhinebeck, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||Fashion Institute of Technology (BA)|
|Occupation||Television personality, fashion designer, socialite|
|Known for||The Real Housewives of New York City|
(m. 1991; div. 2015)
Ramona Singer (née Mazur; born November 18, 1956) is an American television personality, businesswoman, and author. She is best known as a main cast member on the reality television series The Real Housewives of New York City, in which she has starred in the first 13 seasons from 2008 to 2021.
Singer studied marketing at the Fashion Institute of Technology, where she was the first female graduate of the four-year honor program. After graduating college, Singer took part in a traineeship program at Macy's and later became a buyer for the department store chain. She also worked in sales management for the fashion companies Calvin Klein and French Connection. In 1986, Singer started her own wholesale clothing business RMS Fashions, Inc. Together with her former husband Mario Singer, she founded a jewelry company named True Faith Jewelry in 2005.
Singer joined as a cast member on the first season of Bravo's television show The Real Housewives of New York City. As of 2021, she continues to be one of the series' main cast members after 13 seasons. Also as of 2021, the series is on hiatus.
Between 2009 and 2010, Singer sold two jewelry collections on the HSN. In 2010, she also launched the skincare line Tru Renewal, which she relaunched as Ageless by Ramona in 2018. In 2011, Singer brought a pinot grigio brand on the market (Ramona Pinot Grigio).
Singer's memoir Life on the Ramona Coaster was published in 2015 by Post Hill Press. The title of her book was a quote from past RHONY cast-mate, Bethenny Frankel.
As of 2018, Singer rents out her Southampton mansion for $165,000 per month.