About the Business:
Christine Parlamis is owner and founder of Blessed Celebration - the nation’s largest Greek e-store for wedding and christening supplies as well as for Greek icons, gifts and traditional dance costumes. Christine has worked in marketing for American Express, SBC Communications and a N.J. health care start-up company. She launched Blessed Celebration in 2006 when after kid #2 she realized she was burning the candle at both ends and needed flexibility with her schedule. Being the first to web 14 years ago in a niche space, the business grew quickly and she left Corporate America to pursue her venture full time. Kids #3 and #4 came along just to make sure she never got a full night’s sleep.
Christine holds a BA in Economics from Columbia University and an MBA from the University of Michigan. Her company fulfills orders out of Austin, TX (where she originally began the company) and she works full time from her home in Moorestown, NJ.