As Controller, Colleen is responsible for managing the financial operations of a five store chain and additional family owned companies. Her primary duties include financial planning, bank relationships, cost control, strategic planning and implementing new procedures and policies.
Among her greatest accomplishments, Colleen implemented financial planning and budgeting during a difficult time in the company’s history and provided the structure and education to both Executive and Store Management in order to develop the road map to success. She is a trustee of the company’s 401k plan and is proud to serve as Administrator for the family’s non-profit Ravitz Family Foundation.
Colleen taught Introductory Finance classes to foreign exchange students at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia as part of their Food Marketing Program. She is a member of NJBIA and the NJFC Tax Policy Committee
She enjoys spending time in her home in Brigantine, New Jersey.