As one of the most established brand strategists in the nation, Stevie Award Winner Christina Baldassarre has created, revamped and consulted more than 21,000 businesses, of which many are household names. She was featured by and made contributions to Entrepreneur, Forbes, Huffington Post, and The New York Times, among many other publications.
Christina’s leadership, branding skills, and long-term vision have played a crucial role in the success of her digital marketing agency, Zebra Advertisement. The agency manages over $1 Billion in ad spend annually and was nominated as one of the most entrepreneurial companies in America in 2016 by Entrepreneur Magazine, earning the company a spot on the prestigious Entrepreneur360 list.
As a Northeastern University graduate, Christina served for many years as a career advisor to business students from around the globe.
Christina currently resides with her better half and husband, their very small dog, very large horse, and two entertaining guinea pigs (Bugatti, the fast one, and Batman, the courageous one) in Miami, Florida.
3 Time Google Partners All-Stars Winner & Renowned Brand Strategist
Christina’s work has led to over 20 awards and nominations including the Stevie Awards, the CSM Awards, the US Search Awards, the European Search Awards, the SEMY Awards, and the Google Partners All-Stars.
She has spoken at Pubcon, an Inc. Magazine’s must attend conference, about how to better brand with Snapchat. She has presented research and case studies on brand strategy at SMX, SCOE, and other conferences.
Christina has worked with over 21,000 businesses of all sizes from 20 countries including:
- Advanced Auto Parts
- Thomson & Reuters
- EF Education First
- State Farm Insurance
Christina has contributed to:
- International PPC
- SEMrush Blog
- Search Engine Journal
- The Robert Plank Show
- Marketing Nerd
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Personal Life & Athletics
Christina and her husband, Rocco, met in college and founded Zebra Advertisement together in 2011. They reside in Miami, Florida, and enjoy water sports and horse riding. In her free time, Christina participates in equestrian sports with her Friesian horse and trains with USDF Gold Medalist Kati Dagge. Christina’s husband is a personal trainer and the Baldassarres share footage from behind the scenes on Snapchat (@thebaldassarres) and Instagram (@ChristinaBaldassarre and @RoccoAlbertoBaldassarre.)
Education & Public Service
Christina Baldassarre holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Management from the European School of Business in Germany, a Bachelor of Science degree in International Business from Northeastern University in the United States, and a Master of Science degree in Business Management from Universita del Sacro Cuore in Italy. The Baldassarres are known to support a variety of charities and cultural organizations such as Hope for Paws, The Humane Society, The Miami City Ballet, and Butterfly World, the world’s largest collection of butterflies in Miami.
Christina was a protege’ for viola at the Mannheim University of Music and Performing Arts. She has performed with Berlin Philarmonic Member Herrmann Bäumer, the world famous Henschel Quartett, and renowned conductor Michael Luig. She has performed in the Great Hall of the People, Tian’anmen Square, Beijing, as well as formerly royal residences in Germany, Poland, France, and the Czech Republic.