“Christine Palumbo is the go-to voice for nutrition for Chicago Parent readers. Her topics are timely and on target month after month. Many times news will break on a topic that she has already researched and written for her column. For parents, the advice is accessible and written in a very mom-friendly style. As a writer, she is an editor's dream, making sure her facts are correct, her copy is perfect and the added elements needed for the column each month are in order. Not only does she always beat her deadline, she is a true pleasure to work with.”
—Tamara O'Shaughnessy, Editor, Chicago Parent magazine
“Christine is a high caliber Trainer for Optum and is frequently requested back by the clients I book for. She is very knowledgeable, personable, high energy and adaptable. Christine will go to the extreme to meet the needs of our customers to ensure that everyone has a positive experience and takes something away from her presentations. Christine is very reliable and it is a pleasure to work with her to fill our Health and Wellness training needs in the Greater Chicago market.”
—Erin Jones, Training Specialist, Optum
“I've hired Christine to be a media spokesperson for several multi-branded food and nutrition TV media tours. She has always been very professional in her approach to on-screen work providing expert opinion and on-point message delivery for clients in every interview. Her passion and deep knowledge of nutritional and how it relates to healthy family eating make her a valuable asset to our media campaigns.”
— Sebastian Hill, Senior media strategist, VIDICOM, Inc.
“As part of our company's Wellness Plan, we hired Christine to talk to our employees on the topics of health, wellness and nutrition. Christine presented a series of six seminars and was truly a motivator to our employees. She presented the material in a fun format and provided real life experiences. Christine is educated and knowledgeable in all topics of nutrition.”
— Janice Hoye, Human resource manager
“Christine is a seasoned professional in all forms of media and communications and is knowledgeable in many different areas of nutrition. Always fun to work with, Christine has an incredible network of colleagues and a passion for communicating nutrition information that is contagious.”
— Melissa Joy Dobbins MS, RD, LDN, CDE,
Media spokesperson, Communications Coach,
President of Sound Bites, Inc.
Enthusiastic, energetic speaker. I lost weight watching her! This has been so educational. I have gained more knowledge from this talk than 50 years on earth!
— Debbie, Sunset Foods
Christine, you hit the jackpot at the networking dinner at Texas Dietetic Association FNCE! Or should I saw WE hit the jackpot with YOU! I am still hearing rave review about you and your presentation. Thank you for kicking off our conference exactly the way we wanted to – with enthusiasm, inclusivity and FUN!
— Robin Plotkin, RD, LD.
Christine, Just received a copy of your interview in Portland. You were outstanding! Thank you for representing our brands and company so well. Warmest regads.
— Jay and Steve, Suntory Water Group
Great presentation style.
—Perkins + Will
I am grateful to you for living up to my expectations as a keynoter at River Glen Presbyterian's Bountiful Living Event. You did an excellent job of touching on all aspects of our theme and their interrelationships. Everyone was very enthusiastic about the entire event, which you keynoted so effectively. Thanks again for a great job, Christine!
—Ruth Dow, PhD, RD, Former President, Illinois Dietetic Association
I just want to say thank you for sharing your experience with us and I must admit, I don't enjoy writing, especially in English. It has been a great challenge for me since English is not my native language. But you have really truly inspired me and gave me hope.
— Maja M., Student at Benedictine University