Christina Armentano is currently the Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development at Paraco. Christina has over 15 years of business experience and is a member of the Paraco Executive Team. With a focus on strategic growth initiatives, Christina provides leadership and direction to the organization's sales, marketing, customer service, and business development functions.
Christina joined Paraco in 2014 after spending nearly a decade in leadership positions outside the family business. Christina served as a Director, at Cook Associates where she managed client relationships, and recruitment initiatives for Fortune 500 companies. Vistaprint, a $1B e-commerce company, and Boyden, a global management consulting firm. During her MBA program Christina focused her efforts on the energy industry, with Graduate work conducted with Irving Oil Ltd, Big Belly Solar and AmeriGas.
Christina, holds the 2018 LP Gas Rising Leader Award, and, was named the Business Council of Westchester New York Rising Star in 2016.
Christina serves on several boards including the Board of Directors for the Hudson Valley Oil Energy Council (HVOEC), Director at Large, National Propane Gas Association (NPGA), Executive Director, New York Propane Gas Association (NYPGA) and Board of Directors of Lakes Gas a MN based propane company. Christina is serving a second term on the New York Propane Educational Research Council (NYPERC) is a Committee Chair for the Propane Gas Association of New England (PGANE), is an appointed member of the NPGA Regulatory Taskforce, and on the 2020 PERC Selection Committee.
Christina holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from James Madison University and Master of Business Administration from Babson College F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business.