Name & role within the business:

Christina Christian, creative director and sole owner

Name of business:

NOV by Christina


Lifestyle and entertaining

Brief description of the goods/services you provide:

Lifestyle advertising/marketing, event planning, and entertaining concierge

Location & markets you serve:

Cincinnati and available to travel

Any notable achievements you are proud of (both personal & business):

I have been hired as the talent/model for TV marketing/advertising projects on ABC, CBS, and FOX networks – brands include MillerCoors beer, ALDI, and Shutterfly.  In 2021, I was hired to do a 6 city tour as the event planner for celebrities.  Lastly, my event concierge clientele portfolio includes MBL, NBA, and NFL families.

Is this your full-time job currently? If not, describe your current job and any tips/tricks on how you balance both:


What drives your passion for this business?

GOD has given me an undeniable talent which translates in my desire to create new lifestyle and entertaining designs for clients in the form of events, live TV marketing segments, as well as styled photo shoots.

Favorite small/local business you frequent:

“The Essential Spot” in North Side

What are you most hoping to take away from this program?

My goal is to secure an independent, long term marketing/advertising TV contract with a major brand such as P&G or Kroger.

Anything else you’d like us to know about you?

I’m extremely grateful for this opportunity and I’m eager to learn how to take my business to the next level. Thank you!

The Kroger Family of Companies