Lindzi C., 27, business development manager, Seattle
Lyndsie J., 29, Internet entrepreneur, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Monica, 33, dental consultant, Salt Lake City
Nicki, 26, dental hygienist, Hurst, Texas
Rachel, 27, fashion sales rep, New York City
Samantha, 26, advertising account manager, Los Angeles
Shawn, 28, financial adviser, Phoenix
Shira, no age given, actress (of course), Los Angeles
If you recall, the 29-year-old winemaker had his heart broken by Ashley Hebert on last season's The Bachelorette, so we won't be surprised if Ben ends up being a little extra cautious this time around.