Christa Glennie has recently returned to Buffalo and is eager to utilize all she’s learned! Recruited and relocated to Boston by one of the largest privately-held retail development firms in the country, Christa worked as the property director of a 675,000 square-foot mixed-use development in one of the country’s hottest markets. The project she oversaw […]


“I have the utmost respect and adoration for Christa’s accomplishments on the Buffalo food scene. Her vision for coalescing the treasure trove of talented chefs, artisans, farmers and tastemakers into the story and heritage of Western New York is admirable. As a tireless ambassador, she helped elevate Buffalo to the national food conversation, and has […]


+ Worked well over a decade as a magazine editor with a focus on food, culture, and travel + Managed a 675,000 sq ft mixed use property featuring dozens of retailers, restaurants, entertainment venues, and service-oriented tenants as well as office space + Founded Nickel City Chef, Western New York’s longest running, and perpetually sold […]


Christa is a former magazine editor, a content creator, and subject matter expert whose work includes the publication of two cookbooks. You can find samples of Christa’s writing here.


Awards: + Beacon Award – presented by Visit Buffalo Niagara and Erie County + WNY Hospitality Ambassador – presented by Buffalo State College + Finalist – Buffalonians Making a Difference Award Press acknowledgements include: + CityLab / Bloomberg News + Thrillist + Various Toronto publications + Various Buffalo and Rochester publications and media platforms


Christa connects people to ideas, places, brands, and others in innovative and meaningful ways. She credits her track record of envisioning, strategizing, organizing, managing, and executing projects of all shapes and sizes with her knack for believing in people while balancing creativity with practical planning and well-honed resourcefulness. Mail: Christa Glennie Christa on LinkedIn Christa […]