Welcome to City Barn | Country Penthouse Candle Co.
We’re so glad you’re here!
CARRIE M. CARRETTA
Carrie is nationally board certified as both a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner; licensed in New Jersey and California, and an Advanced Holistic Nurse. She is currently a Vice President, Medical and Scientific Affairs in the pharmaceutical industry, and a visiting scholar at Boston College. Carrie has practiced in numerous clinical practice areas that include both forensic and general psychiatry; treating adolescents, adults and geriatric clients. Her research encompasses forensics; specificity behavioral analysis, homicide/suicide, and cold case homicide and missing persons, as well as Internet sex crimes, psychopathy, rape and general trauma, and violence and abuse. Carrie speaks worldwide and has published her work in journals and books. Although she enjoys the medical arena, her love for eclectic design and sharing her vision with others has resulted in the creation of City Barn | Country Penthouse. She and her husband Rick, a financial and business guru, are excited to share their vision with you! Carrie holds Bachelors and Masters degrees from Rutgers, a PhD from Vanderbilt University, and serves as Chief Executive Officer of the company.
RICHARD L. GIAMBASTINI (RICK)
Rick is a dynamic financial services professional who has built successful careers in both the automotive finance and government administration industries. He has extensive experience in operational management, business development, customer relationship management, accounts receivable management, and strategic planning. In his most recent role, Rick was responsible for Business Tax Account Services in the Office of the Treasurer & Tax Collector for the City and County of San Francisco. Having married in 2017, Rick relocated to New Jersey from California. Rick and his wife Carrie have a love of eclectic design, and sophisticated yet simplistic details which lead to the formation of City Barn | Country Penthouse. Rick is a graduate of California State University at Northridge and serves as Chief Operating Officer of the company.