Stacey Gish Wallenstein is an experienced Customer Relationship Management professional. She has worked for highly successful brands in the luxury, fashion and beauty industry. Then she started a Long Island mom blog. The Mint Chip Mama shares her love and passion for giving children meaningful life experiences. She also loves helping moms – like her – navigate the challenges and benefits of raising children in the New York metropolitan area.
Where Was She Before Her Long Island Mom Blog?
A veteran of highly established companies such as Chanel and Christian Dior, Inc., Stacey managed customer loyalty programs for thousands of clients around the country. She created social media strategies for a span of industries including healthcare services, restaurants, consumer packaged goods, specialty foods, local attractions and retail locations.
What Does She Know?
Stacey also has many years of experience with online marketing, database creation/maintenance, qualitative market research, vendor management and event planning.
Where Did She Go?
A graduate of the University of Michigan, Stacey served as a board member University of Michigan Alumni Club of New York City. In 2014 she started a new University of Michigan Long Island Alumni “Spirit Group”. She also holds a Masters in Psychology from The New School.
Why Launch a Long Island Mom Blog Now?
After 13 wonderful years in Manhattan, Stacey, her husband Ross, and their two children moved to Long Island, where they had a bonus suburb baby two years later. She started her mom blog shortly after the move as she traveled around Long Island and the tri-state area.
Stacey’s musings on motherhood, Manhattan, moving to the suburbs, and more can be found here and on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest. She is also a contributing writer for the The Huffington Post.