As Executive Vice President of Operations for Experiential, Christie possesses that rare combination of quantitative expertise and the ability to inspire her team. One of the longest tenured employees at Grandesign, Christie oversees experiential activations and day-to-day operations in offices from coast to coast.
Christie’s passion for experiential started right after college where she landed her first job planning grassroots guerilla activations. In 2010, she joined the Grandesign team and helped launch the Experiential division. She has grown the division from a team of two, to a team of 30 in San Diego and her home base, New York City. She continues to scale and diversify the business with the ever changing and growing landscape of experiential.
Christie received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing from Monmouth University. An admitted Pinterest geek, her passion for planning events is not only professional, but also in her personal life, for any and all occasions. She lives in New Jersey with her husband Ryan and their Chocolate Lab, Jackson.