Founder, Principal and Media Buzz Creator
Rachel is the CEO of Celebrity Baby Trends Public Relations, a television producer and on-air talent, a mother of six and lover of all things HAPPY! She is well known in the maternity, baby, children and parenting industry. She has top-notch relationships with the media and A-list celebrities and she covers all of the trade show circuits in this industry. You may recognize her from her “Trend Forecasting” segments on CNN, TODAY, The Early Show, PeopleMagazine.com… She can now be seen on HGTV House Hunters as she also wears a Real Estate hat in Charleston, South Carolina.
Rachel likes to sail, ride horses, cook, perform humanitarian work, and being mom and wife is at the top of the list.
Editorial Director, and Collaboration Manager
Carrie has a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and a Master’s of Education. She has taught math at both the middle and high school level. She is constantly on the lookout for the hottest new toys, children’s fashion and travel destinations.
Carrie enjoys family time, home design, and traveling to tropical locations with her husband, daughter, and son.
A special thanks to all of our past and present team members who helped launch Celebrity Baby Trends successfully…
Gloria is a creative communications professional with a passion for the written word. She has a Master’s in Survey Research, and deep knowledge of public relations and social media.
Gloria is a single mom of three talented adult children. She likes to spend time with her children, volunteering, drawing and rescuing dogs.
Julie is the founder and designer of Bella Bundles, which was featured on a past Ellen DeGeneres Mother’s Day show. With a love of the arts, the desire to create beautiful products with purpose and great function Julie is now on the hunt to find the BEST of the BEST for our readers.
Julie is constantly juggling work, family, marriage, and friends. To avoid insanity, she loves a good Yoga class or an activity that gets her outdoors.
Deanne studied Communications with a concentration in Pubic Relations at Iona College and has her MBA in Business Management. Deanne has worked for Turner Broadcasting, NBC Universal, BizzBuzz T.V. and the NY Yankee affiliate, Trenton Thunder.
Deanne likes to spend her free time focused on an active and healthy lifestyle.
Sophia graduated with high honors from the University of Rhode Island where she majored in writing and rhetoric. She was consistently on the Dean’s List. She knows what she wants and she won’t settle. She is on the fast track to become a publicist who has interest in a variety of markets.
Sophia loves Newport, Rhode Island and her two goldens, Bud and Stella.
Christie is a high honors graduate of Pace University in NYC. She is now a second year law student at New York Law School. She loves to debate and is the most timely with her deadlines. She enjoys organizing our trade show and segment scheduling.
Christie is an award-winning equestrian that spent many of her summer breaks teaching children to ride horses at a camp in upstate NY. Book stores and coffee shops make her feel at home as she was raised in NYC during her early years. She gives back to her community in many ways and enjoys cooking.
Rae Suba OTR/L
Rae is a seasoned pediatric occupational therapist with over 20 years of experience. She specializes in children with developmental delays, sensory processing disorders and autism. Rae has contributed her expertise to Parents magazine, Pearson Education Textbooks, and The National Head Start Magazine, as well as lecturing locally and on a university level. She is the founder of the successful Child’s Play Clinic.
Rae is a mom of three who loves “playing” at work and at home. This yogi gardens, volunteers, and puts family first.
Ingrid is a Certified Child Sleep and nutrition Consultant. She is the founder of The Baby Sleep Whisperer and host of the Meredith Corporation Parents.com video series ‘Baby Sleep 911′.
Ingrid enjoys helping families find peace. She finds being a devoted wife and doting mother of two young sons to be most rewarding.
Allison previously worked on the huge kid-craze graphics of Silly Bandz (including Justin Bieber & The Kardashians). She has been working on the development of the logo, prints and graphics for Designer Diaperz as well as the Celebrity Baby Trends site.
Allison likes hiking, camping, traveling, biking, lake-time, designing and photography.
Film Producer & Director
Chris is a producer and director and the founder of Silent Dog Pictures. His documentary work has championed education and political engagement, working with NBC Universal, Comcast, and OurTime.org. He also writes, produces, and directs narrative films, videos and web content. Chris founded and directed the Westport Youth Film Festival, the first international film festival for high school student filmmakers.
He graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts with a degree in film and television production.
Cameraman & YouTube Channel Manager
Rafie is a filmmaker, who hails from New York City. He studied film at Skidmore College. Raffia is not an old school videographer as he likes to be playful on the set and behind the lens.
Rafie can be found on the slopes snowboarding or under the sea as a licensed scuba diver. He’s a self-proclaimed avid cook and foodie.
Brooke Ava Urso
Lead Tot Tester
Brooke Ava is our first of many cutie patootie tot testers! She loves showing off her dimples, trying new things and she’s a great fit with the team since she is all about HAPPY!
Brooke is currently obsessed with Disney Princesses, Play-Doh, and all things with glitter! She has graced the pages of Babies R’ Us catalogs and many other print and online publications.