Meet our amazing team of fashion experts!
Whether you have a special event to shop for or just want a new wardrobe for the new season,
email any of us directly and we can schedule a time with you to shop!
Or email firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions you may have!
Lindsay Rando, Owner of Bobbles & Lace
Lindsay is a wife, mother of 2 young boys, and owner of Bobbles and Lace.
She grew up in Marblehead…where she opened B&L over 10 years ago with her aunt Valerie White.
Lindsay has worked in many faucets of the fashion industry…including publishing, styling, modeling.
She describes her personal style as modern and minimal with a hint of sexy.
Lindsay believes fashion should be fun and a direct expression of who you are and where you want to go.
Jessica Tetzel, Director of Operations
Jess grew up in Beverly and has been a B&L team member since 2009!
While you’ve most likely met her in one of our store locations, she currently works out of our main office in Marblehead as Director of Operations.
Her personal style ranges from classic to sporty- she’s just as comfortable in a pump as she is in a sneaker and has an infatuation with both!
Johanna Perates, District Manager
Jojo grew up in Peabody MA, where she still lives and is probably never leaving :)
Her retail career started in college, working part time at Nordstrom, while pursuing a degree in Finance and Accounting.
Shortly after, a former co-worker introduced her to B&L and she quickly
discovered that was where she belonged! Jojo's personal style is best described as sexy!
Day to day, she lives in ripped jeans and a body suit,
but loves a fitted sexy dress and always a plunging neckline!
Katie Palumbo, Visual Director
Katie began her retail career after graduating from Johnson and Wales university
with a bachelors degree in Visual merchandising and retail marketing.
Prior to Bobbles, she was a Merchandising Manager for one of the Marshalls locations.
She has been with Bobbles and Lace for 3 years , and spends her week traveling to all 6 of our stores creating ways to keep the stores looking fresh!
Her personal style is urban chic aka sweatpants hair tie chillin in a sneaker!
Bianca Borges, District Sales Director
Bianca is from Peabody, Massachusetts, born and raised.
Bianca’s retail background started at 18 years old working part time as a sales associate
in the kid shoe department at Nordstrom.
After a couple of years, she went on to become the assistant department manager
while attending Merrimack college full- time.
Bianca’s favorite part of her job is dressing a customer and seeing their look of excitement after!
Her personal style is sexy with a mix of girly.
She loves wearing a bodysuit with some cute high waisted jeans,
but you also may find her in a cute floral romper!
Mae grew up in Amesbury, Ma. She has always had a strong interest in fashion
starting from a young age. She just recently graduated from Lasell College
with a Fashion Retail Merchandising degree.
She first started her retail career working at Michael Kors
then began working at CUSP by Neiman Marcus.
Two years ago she started at Bobbles and Lace as an intern,
was then the Wellesley Bobbles manager and now is traveling to all locations
working on Visual Merchandising! Mae’s personal style is trendy with a touch of sexy.
Samantha Freni, Media/PR Director
Sam grew up in Groveland, Ma. She's always had a love for fashion
and trends since she was little. Sam started working in retail
at age 17 at Banana Republic, then went on to become an
assistant department manager for the BP, Savvy, Top Shop,
and Trend Accessories departments at Nordstrom.
Her personal style is edgy sporty looks, but sometimes surprises
everyone and wears something super girly and colorful!
Cindi Rando, Andover Lead Sales Manager
Cindi has always been in MA, but now she lives in NH.
She's been in retail pretty much all her working career
at alot of different companies...TJX Company being one
and took a short break to be flight attendant for 6 years.
Style wise she is classically trendy. She feels age and style have to blend
...not old lady...not too young.
Courtney Seymour, Boston Lead Sales Manager
Courtney is from North Andover. She got a bachelor degree at Fisher College
in business management, with a concentration in fashion merch.
She has also worked at Forever 21 as an assistant manager.
Courtney's loves unique pieces and neutral colors, but also has a girly girl style.
Emily Generazzo, Marblehead Lead Sales Manager
Emily grew up in Swampscott, MA. She has always had a strong passion for
expressing her creativity within her style. As a little girl she would often steal her
Nonnie’s high heels, 1960’s jewelry and red lipstick. Her Bobbles & Lace
journey started three years ago after meeting one of the
owners who inspired her to pick up a new career.
Heels, hats and her pug Mugs are her accessories of choice.
When she isn’t styling her clients, you can find her on a paddleboard teaching yoga.
Jennifer Swafford, Newburyport Lead Sales Manager
Jen is from Swampscott. Bobbles and Lace was her first
retail experience and she has been at the company now for about 8 years.
Jen describes her personal style as "mom casual." Mom on the go but still put together!
Katy Evangelista, Portsmouth Lead Sales Manager
Katy is originally from Northampton, Massachusetts and currently lives in Kittery, Maine.
Katy is proud to say she has been with Bobbles for 7 years and feels lucky to
have been able to work in various positions in the company,
all of which she loved and learned from equally!
Katy describes her personal style as classic with a bohemian flare,
she has a deep appreciation for vintage finds and
likes to incorporate her discoveries whenever possible with her favorite Bobbles pieces!
Laura Caouette, Wellesley Lead Sales Manager
Laura grew up in North Reading, and it is where she met her husband.
Where they stayed to raise their 3 kids! She's had a love for fashion and
retail as long as she can remember. Laura was a Personal Stylist
for JCrew for 11 years and enjoys making people look and feel their best!
Her personal style is Classic, with a few touches of current trends!