Who Is Paris Hilton's Husband? All About Carter Reum

Paris Hilton and Carter Reum tied the knot in a star-studded ceremony in 2021

Paris Hilton has found her happily ever after.

The DJ and businesswoman, 40, married fiancé Carter Reum on Nov. 11, 2021, at a private estate in Los Angeles. The bride and groom were surrounded by family and friends, including Kim Kardashian, Emma Roberts, Kyle Richards and Nicole Richie.

"We ended the night with dancing and raging to a DJ set. It was the best day and night of my life," Hilton wrote on her blog afterward. "If I could do it all again I would in a heartbeat. I was incredibly happy being surrounded by so many loved ones and for everyone to be catching up and letting loose and celebrating."

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Hilton and Reum have been dating since November 2019 and got engaged in February 2021. Ahead of their special day, the Paris In Love star called Reum her "perfect match."

"This feels like it was always meant to happen," she said. "I feel like this is meant to be."

Keep reading for everything you need to know about Paris Hilton's husband Carter Reum.

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He has a daughter

Reum has a 9-year-old daughter with former reality star Laura Bellizzi, who appeared on the VH1 show Secrets of Aspen in 2010 and currently lives in California with the child. A rep for Reum confirmed the news in a Page Six report just days after he and Hilton tied the knot.

According to legal records filed in 2020 and seen by the outlet, Reum never took a paternity test but signed a document acknowledging that he is the father.

"The people who this story matters to have known about it for 10 years," said a rep for Reum. "Carter supports this child. While he does not have a traditional father-daughter relationship with her, he has provided for her since she was born, and will continue to do so."

He's an entrepreneur and venture capitalist

In 2016, Reum and his brother Courtney co-founded M13. The company aims to "help founders make better decisions and win in their category," per the organization's LinkedIn.

M13's roster of clients includes Lyft, Pinterest, Bonobos, Daily Harvest, Class Pass, Snapchat and more.

Reum and his brother also co-founded the alcohol brand VEEV Spirits in 2007. They sold their majority stake in the company in 2016.

He used to work at Goldman Sachs

Reum previously worked at Goldman Sachs from 2002 to 2006 in the investment banking division. According to his LinkedIn, some of his clients included Under Armour and Vitamin Water.

His father was a successful business executive

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Reum is the son of late business executive W. Robert Reum, who was the president, chairman and CEO of Amsted Industries. Forbes valued the company at $4 billion.

He's an author

Reum co-authored a book with his brother in 2018 titled Shortcut Your Startup: Ten Ways to Speed Up Entrepreneurial Success. In the book, the two siblings provide guidance on how to succeed in business.

He has also contributed articles to Inc. Magazine.

He's a longtime family friend of the Hiltons

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Paris told PEOPLE in 2020 that she's known Reum for 15 years. The two started dating after she attended his sister Halle Hammond's Thanksgiving celebrations.

"We just had this incredible chemistry," she recalled at the time. "We had our first date and haven't spent a night apart since. It's pretty amazing."

He's an L.A. Rams fan

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Carter Reum and Paris Hilton. Paris Hilton Instagram

Reum and Hilton were spotted cheering on the L.A. Rams when they faced the Cincinnati Bengals at Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles.

Their matching jerseys were complete with the number 11 — a nod to Hilton's favorite time of day and the date of their wedding.

He binged Schitt's Creek during quarantine

Hilton's 40th birthday present to Reum was a life-sized portrait of the couple in the style of the artwork on Schitt's Creek.

"It's their favorite show they've binged during quarantine," a source told PEOPLE.

The painting is based on a photo taken of the two at Hilton's parent's Christmas party in 2019.

He wants to have children with Hilton

Paris Hilton and Carter Milliken Reum attend The Wallis Delivers: Al Fresco Night presented by The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on September 24, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California
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Hilton began IVF treatments with Reum before the pair were married. In January 2021 she praised Reum for being "so supportive" throughout the process.

She also revealed she was hoping to conceive twins through the process, one boy and one girl, and that Kardashian had been the one to recommend IVF and introduce her to a doctor.

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